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Distinctive Brand Asset Research

Distinctive Brand Asset measurement has become cornerstone research for ambitious marketing and insight teams, helping validate some opinions and disprove others. DBA research provides an action plan so rich that it aligns internal discussions, improves marketing effectiveness and unlocks brand growth.

A stress-free process, led by senior experts
Tailored, easily digestible insights
A playbook for asset prioritisation and next steps
Distinctive Brand Assets

Our Clients

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Band Aid Logo Website
Tylenol
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Betfair
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Whirlpool logo
KERRYGOLD
Lipton Logo
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Why Are Distinctive Brand Assets Important?

Golden Arches DBA

Stand Up In Comms

Having a distinctive brand significantly improves ad recall, memorability and ultimately improve marketing ROI
Omnichannel DBA

Stand Together

Connects disparate marketing activities consciously and subconsciously, helping to create truly integrated marketing
Kikkoman Distinctive Bottle

Stand Out Physically

With 30,000+ items in an average supermarket,
standing out has never been more important on-shelf or online
Corona Distinctive Lime Serve

Stand Out Mentally

Improves how easily your brand comes to mind, playing a leading role in driving Mental Availability

Why Research Distinctive Brand Assets?

A quantitative assessment of your distinctive assets allows you to understand actual performance, removing any objectivity or bias. It creates a clear roadmap for the next steps in creating a distinctive brand with evidence that inspires action.

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Distinctive Asset Grid example, originally pioneered by Jenni Romaniuk and the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute

Asset Prioritisation

ASSET PRIORITISATION

Understand your strongest performing DBAs, informing which to hero in your communications, online and on pack
Watchout & Threats

WATCHOUTS & THREATS

Understand your watchout assets, including those which are signalling your competitors and being misattributed
WIP Assets

WORK IN PROGRESS ASSETS

Understand which assets may need more work, adaption and/or creative application
Benchmarking

BENCHMARKING & ONGOING TRACKING

Allows you to benchmark against competitors and track performance over time

What Our Clients Say

Resources & Blog

Sweet Success - Distinctive Brand Assets In The Chocolate Aisle
Distinctive Advertising Styles
Colour as a Distinctive Brand Asset