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Supermarket key attributes and location decisions: A comparative study between British and Spanish consumers
Serra, Daniel; Colomé, Rosa
Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Departament d'Economia i Empresa
The Maximum Capture problem (MAXCAP) is a decision model that addresses the issue of location in a competitive environment. This paper presents a new approach to determine which store s attributes (other than distance) should be included in the newMarket Capture Models and how they ought to be reflected using the Multiplicative Competitive Interaction model. The methodology involves the design and development of a survey; and the application of factor analysis and ordinary least squares. Themethodology has been applied to the supermarket sector in two different scenarios: Milton Keynes (Great Britain) and Barcelona (Spain).
Operations Management
competitive location models
consumer choice behavior
supermarket location
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