Brand attributes (Brand associations)

Rational and/or emotional associations entailed to a brand by its customers and potential buyers. They can be favourable or unfavorable; tangible or intangible; positive or negative and also can have varying extends of relevance and significance within the different consumer groups and customer segments. Brand attributes originate from customer experiences and should correspond to the specifics of brand positioning and differentiation in a category.

See also: Brand pyramid, Brand architecture, Brand equity