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GeoMapping Plus including ABS Census 2021 Data with Peter Buckingham

GeoMapping Plus with ABS Census Data 2021 Update

GeoMapping Plus with ABS Census Data 2021 Update By Peter Buckingham We are pleased to release a quick video on how our GeoMapping Plus product has been updated with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Census Data from 2021. This product is available for our Spectrum Analysis Australia clients as well as for schools using …

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Buying a Franchise? Here are 6 signs of a good location

Buying a Franchise? Here are 6 signs of a good location By Peter Buckingham If you are buying a retail franchise you need to understand what makes a great location. While we can list 10 or 20 drivers or factors that lead to the success of a retail business, they have different levels of importance depending …

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Leasing a Commercial Site in a Shopping Centre or Strip

By Peter Buckingham In my view, when selecting a commercial site to operate a business from, there are four questions you need to address: What area should I be looking in? Where is my offer in terms of impulse versus destination? Should I be looking in a shopping centre or a shopping strip? Or if …

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Buying a business and finding the right location

By Peter Buckingham You have made the first step, and decided to look at buying your own business. Whether it is a franchise or an individual business, you must be asking yourself where to locate this opportunity, OR is the existing business I am looking at located well, and amongst a suitable demographic. Target Customer The …

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Case Study – Precious Cargo – Strategic Network Planning

Case Study – Precious Cargo – Strategic Network Planning Spectrum Analysis was commissioned by Cheryl Shigrov at Precious Cargo Education Childcare and Early Learning to undertake the project of Strategic Network Planning in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Historically they had looked for outer suburbs, growth areas with the view that these have a high …

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Case Study – First Class Accounts – Territory Planning

First Class Accounts, Australia’s largest bookkeeping franchise, approached Spectrum Analysis and asked us to map out their current territories which had already been done by postcodes and to then allocate any missing and additional postcodes to a territory. There were several issues with their previous territories. Besides the classics – location gaps and territories of …

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Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail!

Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail!

Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail! By Peter Buckingham This article was featured in the Spectrum Analysis email newsletter sent on 23 July 2020. Peter Buckingham is the Managing Director of Spectrum Analysis Australia Pty Ltd, a demographic, mapping, franchise territory planning and statistical analysis consultancy. Peter is the Go To person as to how …

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