THE GAP, INC. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT and Financial Analysis

THE GAP, INC. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT and Financial Analysis

Category : Retail
January  2016  Pages : 43



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Summary
Canadeans THE GAP, INC. : Retailing Company Profile, SWOT and Financial Analysis contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products and services, SWOT analysis, business description, company history, financial analysis, mergers and acquisitions, recent developments, key employees, company locations and subsidiaries as well as competitive benchmarking data.

Key Findings
This report is a crucial resource for industry executives and anyone looking to access key information about THE GAP, INC.

The report utilizes a wide range of primary and secondary sources, which are analyzed and presented in a consistent and easily accessible format. Canadean strictly follows a standardized research methodology to ensure high levels of data quality and these characteristics guarantee a unique report.

Synopsis
The Gap, Inc. (Gap) is a leading global specialty retailer. It offers clothing, accessories and personal care products for people of all age groups including men, women, children and babies. The company offers its products under the Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta, babyGap, GapKids, GapBody, Intermix, GapMaternity and GapFit brands. Its product line consists of casual apparel such as denim, khakis and T-shirts; footwear, personal care products, accessories and fashion apparel. Gap distributes its products through retail stores, Internet and catalog stores. The company also operates franchisee businesses. It operates company-owned stores in the US, Canada, France, Ireland, China, Italy, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the UK. It also operates franchised stores throughout Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Australia, Europe and Africa. Gap is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the US.

This business intelligence report presents the key company information, essential to understanding industry challenges and competitors.

The SWOT analysis identifies the companys strengths, weaknesses, opportunities for growth and threats. The key competitors are dissected alongside the larger challenges that the industry is facing. 

The company profile relays all current information about the business operations, including key employees, major products and services, company history, locations and subsidiaries alongside a supporting statement from the Chairman and Managing Director.

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Key Highlights
The Gap, Inc. (Gap) is a leading global specialty retailer. It offers clothing, accessories and personal care products for people of all age groups including men, women, children and babies. The company offers its products under the Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta, babyGap, GapKids, GapBody, Intermix, GapMaternity and GapFit brands. Its product line consists of casual apparel such as denim, khakis and T-shirts; footwear, personal care products, accessories and fashion apparel. Gap distributes its products through retail stores, Internet and catalog stores. The company also operates franchisee businesses. It operates company-owned stores in the US, Canada, France, Ireland, China, Italy, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the UK. It also operates franchised stores throughout Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Australia, Europe and Africa. Gap is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the US.
Table Of Contents
1 The Gap, Inc.
2 The Gap, Inc. - Key Employees
3 The Gap, Inc. - Key Employees Biographies
4 The Gap, Inc. - Major Products and Services
5 The Gap, Inc. - History
6 The Gap, Inc. - Company Statement
7 The Gap, Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries
7.1 The Gap, Inc. - Head Office
7.2 The Gap, Inc. - Other Locations and Subsidiaries
8 The Gap, Inc. - Business Analysis
8.1 The Gap, Inc. - Company Overview
8.2 The Gap, Inc. - Business Description
9 The Gap, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
9.1 The Gap, Inc. - SWOT Analysis - Overview
9.2 The Gap, Inc. - Strengths
9.2.1 Strength - Strong Product Portfolio and Brand Recognition
9.2.2 Strength - Wide Geographic Presence
9.2.3 Strength - High Inventory Turnover Ratio
9.3 The Gap, Inc. - Weaknesses
9.3.1 Weakness - Dependency on Third Party Manufacturers
9.3.2 Weakness - Declining Operational Performance
9.4 The Gap, Inc. - Opportunities
9.4.1 Opportunity - Growth Prospects in Asia
9.4.2 Opportunity - Expanding Retail Market in the US
9.4.3 Opportunity - Growing Opportunities in E-Retailing
9.5 The Gap, Inc. - Threats
9.5.1 Threat - Expansion by Competitor
9.5.2 Threat - Foreign Exchange Risks
9.5.3 Threat - Increase in Manpower Costs
10 The Gap, Inc. - Company Financial Analysis
10.1 The Gap, Inc. - Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators
11 The Gap, Inc. - Interim ratios
11.1.1 The Gap, Inc. - Financial ratios: Capital Market Ratios
11.2 The Gap, Inc. - Financial Performance and Ratio Charts
11.2.1 The Gap, Inc. - Revenue and Operating margin
11.2.2 The Gap, Inc. - Asset and Liabilities
11.2.3 The Gap, Inc. - Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio
11.2.4 The Gap, Inc. - Operational Efficiency
11.2.5 The Gap, Inc. - Solvency
11.2.6 The Gap, Inc. - Valuation
11.3 The Gap, Inc. - Competitive Benchmarking
11.3.1 The Gap, Inc. - Market Capitalization
11.3.2 The Gap, Inc. - Efficiency
11.3.3 The Gap, Inc. - Turnover: Inventory and Asset
12 The Gap, Inc. - Mergers and Acquisitions and Partnerships
12.1 The Gap, Inc. - MandA and Partnerships Strategy
13 The Gap, Inc. - Recent Developments
14 Appendix
14.1 Methodology
14.2 The Gap, Inc. - Ratio Definitions
14.3 Disclaimer

List Of Tables
Table 1: The Gap, Inc. - Key Employees
Table 2: The Gap, Inc. - Key Employees Biographies
Table 3: The Gap, Inc. - Major Products and Services
Table 4: The Gap, Inc. - History
Table 5: The Gap, Inc. - Subsidiaries
Table 6: The Gap, Inc. - Locations
Table 7: The Gap, Inc. - Annual ratios
Table 8: The Gap, Inc. - Interim ratios
Table 9: The Gap, Inc. - Capital Market Ratios

List Of Figures
Figure 1: The Gap, Inc. - Revenue and Operating Profit
Figure 2: The Gap, Inc. - Asset and Liabilities
Figure 3: The Gap, Inc. - Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio
Figure 4: The Gap, Inc. - Operational Efficiency
Figure 5: The Gap, Inc. - Solvency
Figure 6: The Gap, Inc. - Valuation
Figure 7: The Gap, Inc. - Market Capitalization
Figure 8: The Gap, Inc. - Efficiency
Figure 9: The Gap, Inc. - Turnover: Inventory and Asset
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