Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats in the United States and Internationally. It has two segments: The Wal-Mart Stores and The Sam's Club. The Wal-Mart Stores segment includes Discount Stores, Supercenters, and Neighborhood Markets in the United States, as well as Walmart.com. It offers apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants. They also offer hardware, electronics, home furnishings, small appliances, automotive accessories, sporting goods, toys, pet food, cameras, health and beauty aids, pharmaceuticals, jewelry, optical department and photo processing services.
Products offered by Wal-Mart vary from automotive needs to Compacts Discs and DVD's. Family's can get households goods for kitchens, bedrooms, or patios. Wal-Mart's offer products for every household need like vacuums, mops, and brooms. Wal-Mart is an example of a one-stop shop; parents can get clothes for the kids or for adults. Target offers products like household goods and sporting equipment.
It has operations in 25 countries, mainly the US, Japan, Canada, and Europe, and sells toys, games, bicycles, sporting goods, VHS video tapes, electronic and video games, small pools, books, infant and juvenile furniture and similar items and electronics, as well as educational and entertainment computer software for children. DESCRIPTION OF PRODUCT AND SERVICE LINE Toys R Us, Inc is engaged in the operation of retail stores consisting of U.S. locations comprised of toy stores under the name Toys R Us, children's clothing store... ... middle of paper ... ...; 1.8233 Z-SCORE ABOVE 2.99--YOU'RE IN GOOD SHAPE Z-SCORE BETWEEN 2.99 and 1.81--WARNING SIGNS Z-SCORE BELOW 1.81--BIG TROUBLE--COULD BE HEADING TOWARD BANKRUPTCY CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS The liquidity ratios show an increase in the current and acid-test (quick) ratios during the last three years. This coincides with an increasing/stockpiling of inventory and an increase in short-term debt which is detrimental to Toys R Us’ immediate debt paying ability. The Debt to Equity ratio is within the industry average which is welcome news to long-term creditor but unwelcome to common stockholders because they benefit from assets provided by creditors. The asset utilization ratios (Account receivable, Inventory turnover, Total asset turnover, etc) are all increasing which is a positive.
Home Depot vs. Lowes The Home Depot Company Introduction Home Depot company offer a wide range of merchandise and services, and serve three primary customer groups: do-it-yourself customers, do-it-for-me customers and professional customers. A classic Home Depot store stocks approximately 40,000 to 50,000 product items, including variations in color and size. Major product groups include building materials, lumber plumbing, electrical and kitchen; hardware and seasonal, and paint, flooring and wall coverings. To balance the national brand name products it offers, the Company has formed strategic associations with vendor partners to market products under brand names that are only offered through The Home Depot. “As of fiscal year-end 2001, the Company offered products under more than 30 proprietary and other exclusive brands, including Thomasville kitchen and bathroom cabinets; RIDGID power tools; Behr Premium Plus paint; Mill's Pride cabinets; GE SmartWater water heaters, and Vigoro fertilizer.” ("The Home Depot", 2004) “Founded in 1978, in Atlanta, Georgia, The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement retailer currently operating 1,800 stores, including 1,649 Home Depot stores, 50 EXPO Design Centers, one Floor Store and three HD Landscape Supply stores in the United States, 84 Home Depot stores in seven Canadian provinces, seven Home Depot stores in Puerto Rico and ten in Mexico.” The company reported employees approximately 280,000 people.
Walmart product selections is almost three times as much as that of HEB. Walmart is a one-stop-shop store. Customers can walk into Walmart and literally shop until they drop. Walmart provides groceries, baby clothes, boys/girl clothes, adult men/women, shoes, backpacks, diapers, wipes, baby formula, electronics, candles, towels, laundry detergent, cookware, gardening tools, birthday cards, gift bags, candy, costumes, school supplies, office supplies, mini refrigerators, outdoor activities, toys of all ages, board games, bikes, scooters, helmets, sport activities, a fully functioning automotive department, where customers can get oil changes while they shop. An Ophthalmologist office with in store purchase and carry out, a nail and hair salon, and a fully functioning bank.
Another place to visit is the Lollipop Shop. This store is quite unique because it offers over 400 different types of candy. If you have a sweet tooth, this is the shop for you. The kinds of candy they offer are the old-fashion candy sticks I used to buy for a dime, different flavored hard candies, several types of gummy candies, gum, and of course lollipops. While we were there, my wife and I inquired about services the Lollipop Shop offers, such as birthday party packages available through the shop.
It has 7 segments in the FMCG business; Cigarettes, foods, lifestyle, personal care, education and stationery, safety matches and Agarbattis. Cigarettes are the main earner for the company. It has around 20 FMCG brands and serves more than a million outlets directly across India. It plans to add around 1 lakh stores in rural areas. 3) Nestle India Market Capitalization: Rs.49,856.7 Crore Nestle is headquartered in Gurgaon, India and is known for its wide variety of milk and milk products.
This essay will begin with describing some company detail of Selfridges and SKP Beijing and then it will be compare the differences of both two shopping center. Finally, I will have conclusion this essay. The detail of Selfridges Selfridges is one of the world 's finest department stores and dominates the west end of Oxford Street. The shop has six floors offering 10 acres of shopping space, 11 places to eat, two exhibition halls and countless services. From high fashion to hi-fi, wardrobe co-ordination to wedding lists, it 's every shop you 'll ever need.
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Introduction Walgreens Company which is based in Deerfield, Illinois was founded in 1901. With 166,000 employees, Walgreens operates a series of drugstore chains and clinics across the United States, Puerto Rico and Guam (Finance Yahoo, 2010). The drugstore’s product lines include prescription and non-prescription drugs, eye-care products, personal care, beauty care, household items, photo developing and finishing, office and gift items as well as limited food staples and seasonal items. Pharmacy products and services are also provided through counter service, in-store clinics, mail, telephone and internet. As of its last Annual Report issued on August 31, 2009 Walgreens operated 7,496 locations with 6,997 drugstores, 377 worksite facilities, 15 specialty pharmacies, 105 home care facilities and 2 mail service facilities.