Apoteket AB: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Apoteket AB

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Apoteket AB                                                                  Key Employees
                                                                             Name                           Job Title
Fast Facts
                                   Södermalm Sallén 36, Stockholm, 118 81,   Christian Jansson              Chairman
Headquarters Address
                                   Sweden
                                                                                                            President - Apoteket
                                                                             David Kruse
Telephone                          + 46 010 4475000                                                         International AB
                                                                             Elisabet Wenzlaff              Director
Fax                                + 46 010 4475515

                                                                             Gert Karnberger                Director
Website                            www2.apoteket.se

                                                                             Kristina Schauman              Director
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange      N/A

                                                                             Lars-Johan Jarnheimer          Director
Number of Employees                10,319
                                                                             Marianne            Dicander
                                                                                                            Executive Vice President
Fiscal Year End                    December                                  Alexandersson
                                                                             Per Matses                     Chief Financial Officer
Revenue (in US$ million)           5,974.06
                                                                                                            President, Chief Executive
                                                                             Stefan Carlsson
Revenue (in SEK million)           43,073.00                                                                Officer
                                                                                                            Director - Market &
                                                                             Ulrika Eriksson
                                                                                                            Product Range


                                                                             Company Overview
SWOT Analysis
                                                                             Apoteket AB (Apoteket) is a pharmaceutical
Strengths                          Weaknesses                                retailer. Apoteket formerly held a monopoly in
                                                                             pharmaceutical retail in Sweden until 2009,
Increase in revenues               Decline in profits                        when the Swedish government announced plans
                                                                             to open up the market. In addition to retail
Leading market position            Geographic concentration                  activities the company supplies drugs to health
                                                                             services. The company retails pharmaceuticals,
                                                                             hygiene products and beauty products. The
                                                                             company also operates a loyalty scheme. The
                                                                             company operates exclusively in Sweden and is
Opportunities                      Threats
                                                                             headquartered in Stockholm.
                                   Impact of reregulation of pharmacy
Business expansion opportunities
                                   market                                    Key Competitors
Growing popularity of e-commerce   Increase in counterfeit products
                                                                             Axfood AB (Ticker: AXFO)

New product launches               Rising manpower costs                     G. Willi-Food International Ltd. (Ticker: WILC)

                                                                             Hakon Invest AB (Ticker: HAKN)

                                                                             Nordic Health ASA (Ticker: NORH)




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1      Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2      Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3      Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................5
2     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ............................................................................................. 6
    2.1      M&A and Partnerships Strategy .............................................................................................................................6
3     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 7
    3.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................7
    3.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................7
    3.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................7
    3.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................7
    3.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................8
4     Apoteket AB - Company Statement ........................................................................................................ 9
5     Apoteket AB - History............................................................................................................................ 11
6     Apoteket AB - Key Employees .............................................................................................................. 12
7     Apoteket AB - Key Employee Biographies .......................................................................................... 13
8     Apoteket AB - Locations and Subsidiar
				
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