Old Country Buffet SWOT Analysis, USP & Competitors

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SWOT Analysis of Old Country Buffet with USP, Competition, STP (Segmentation, Targeting, Positioning) - Marketing Analysis

Old Country Buffet

Parent Company

Ovation Brands


American Buffet restaurants



Tagline/ Slogan

Made for family


Variety of grilled dishes



American Traditionalists

Target Group

Lower-Middle income American families


High quality food at affordable prices in a family friendly atmosphere

SWOT Analysis


1. Extensive menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner
2. Family friendly ambience
3. Affordable prices and Fresh salad bar

4. Regionally a well renowned brand in the restaurant business

5. In house mascot “O.C Bee” for greeting guests

6. 160+ locations throughout the United States


1. Alternatively known as Hometown Buffet in some places
2. Less brand awareness means less market share
3. Inconsistent waiter service is a concern
4. Overcrowding and long waiting times


1. Introduce chef specialty and signature dishes
2. Healthier menu
3. Associate and engage with the community


1. Highly competitive category
2. Price competition will drive down profits
3. Lack of differentiation



1. Golden Corral
2. Olive Garden
3. Great American Steak and Buffet



The table above concludes the Old Country Buffet SWOT analysis along with its marketing and brand parameters.


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