How it's done
Whether you’re starting a new business or running an established business, it’s essential to analyze your competition. Competitive analysis doesn't have to be complicated. This page gives you a simple process to help identify who your competitors are, where they’re located and some tips to help assess their strength, weaknesses and potential impact on the success of your business. Here are the questions this page will help you answer.
Who are my competitors?
In this section you'll find information on the number, size and distribution of establishments in the Warehousing & Storage industry (NAICS: 493). You can use this information to asses the existing level of competition in your province.
Number of Establishments by Type
Establishment Size Distribution Alberta
Employer Establishments by Size
Manufacturers and distributors that operate their own warehouses may be a source of competition, especially large businesses who wish to maintain tighter control over service. Alternatively, some potential customers may contract with a third party logistics provider (3PL) to obtain a variety of supply chain management services, including warehousing and distribution.
Where are my competitors?
This map provides an easy way to see where your competitors are located. Bright red means there’s a higher number of competing businesses in a location.