Brand loyalty matrix
DDB, Laurens Sloot, Ed Peelen & Jan Bunt
In the brand loyalty matrix, the users of a brand are segmented according to both their brand commitment and their brand-buying loyalty. Five segments are distinguished:
Switchers/Indifferents ('Acquaintances'): Use a jumble of different brands (two or three times more brands than the other groups). They are price-sensitive, highly focused on others, and buy different brands for special situations.
Habitual buyers ('Friends'):Usually form the largest segment. They do not see much difference between the brands and have relatively low involvement with the...