The Impacts of Consumers' Need for Uniqueness (CNFU) and Brand Personality on Brand Switching Intentions

Danny Tengti Kao
2013 Journal of Business Theory and Practice  
This research attempts to apply the CNFU and brand personality to examine consumers' brand<br />switching intentions. Specifically, this research will explore the moderating role of brand personality in<br />the impact of CNFU on brand switching intentions. Research results indicate that high-CNFU<br />individuals tend to express higher brand switching intentions than low-CNFU individuals, whereas<br />low-CNFU individuals tend to express lower brand switching intentions. Moreover, high-CNFU<br
more » ... eover, high-CNFU<br />individuals tend to express lower brand switching intentions toward products with strong brand<br />personality than those with weak brand personality, whereas low-CNFU individuals tend to express<br />higher brand switching intentions toward products with strong brand personality than those with low<br />brand personality.
doi:10.22158/jbtp.v1n1p83 fatcat:satikchxl5dinge4nwhdpzqonq