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Finding Company Competitors

D&B Hoovers offers the most simple platform to identify and learn about the main international competitors of many companies. To identify these competitors, follow these simple steps:

  • Enter the company name in the "Search for a Company" search box at the top of the screen, and run the search.
  • Select the appropriate company from the results list.
  • A link to the page containing the list of a company's primary competitors is found under "Advanced" on the left side of the screen.

Business Source Elite also offers you the ability to look for "MarketLine Company Profiles" (which includes a section on the company's top competitors) on a select number of companies.  To identify these competitors, follow these simple steps:

  • In the blue menu bar at the top of the page, click on "Company Profiles." 
  • Enter the company name in the search box at the top of the screen (you can select either "Alphabetical" or "Match Any Words," and click the "Browse" button.
  • Click on the link to the pdf "MarketLine Report" for the company.
  • Scroll to the second page of this report (Table of Contents) to see which page contains the information on their "Top Competitors."
  • Go to the appropriate page to retrieve the information.