H.E. Butt Grocery Company: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					H.E. Butt Grocery Company

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H.E. Butt Grocery Company                                                Key Employees
                                                                         Name                     Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                                                  Chairman, Chief Executive
                                   646 South Main Avenue, San Antonio,   Charles C. Butt
Headquarters Address                                                                              Officer
                                   78204, United States of America
                                                                                                  Chief Operating Officer,
                                                                         Craig Boyan
Telephone                          + 1 210 9388000                                                President
                                                                         Gavin Gallagher          Chief Information Officer
Fax                                + 1 210 9388357
                                                                                                  Vice President - Strategic
                                                                         Lynette Padalecki
Website                            www.heb.com                                                    Planning and Analysis
                                                                         Martin Otto              Chief Financial Officer
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange      N/A
                                                                                                  Senior Vice President -
Number of Employees                75,000                                Mike Graham              Supply Chain and
                                                                                                  Logistics
Fiscal Year End                    October                                                        Senior Vice President -
                                                                         Randy Vaclavik
                                                                                                  Fresh Foods
Revenue (in US$ million)           15,000.00                                                      Executive Vice President -
                                                                         Roxanne Orsak            Drug/GM and Format
                                                                                                  Development
                                                                                                  President - Houston Food
                                                                         Scott McClelland
                                                                                                  and Drug Division Stores
                                                                                                  Senior Vice President -
                                                                         Tina James
SWOT Analysis                                                                                     Human Resources


Strengths                          Weaknesses                            Company Overview
Broad Product Portfolio            Limited Geographic Presence
                                                                         H.E. Butt Grocery Company (H-E-B) is engaged
                                                                         in operating supermarkets, offering grocery
Strong Market Position             Privately-Owned Company               products and convenient services. The company
                                                                         is also engaged in manufacturing private label
Vertical Integration               Product Recalls                       products and operates more than 315 groceries
                                                                         and food stores. The product line of the
Opportunities                      Threats                               company includes daily grocery items, floral
                                                                         products, fresh fruits and vegetables. In addition
Business Expansions                Intense Competition                   to this, it also provides services including
                                                                         delivery of flowers, digital photo printing
Home Cooking Trend Helps Grocery                                         services, credit card, banking services and pet
                                   Lower Economic Growth
Sales                                                                    insurance services to its customers. It is also
                                                                         engaged in organizing courses for driving and
Private Label Gaining Momentum     Rising Manpower Costs
                                                                         selling tickets for theme parks. The company
                                                                         operates its stores in Texas and Louisiana,
                                                                         across the US and Mexico. H-E-B is
                                                                         headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, United
                                                                         States.

                                                                         Key Competitors
                                                                         Costco Wholesale Corporation (Ticker: COST)

                                                                         Safeway Inc. (Ticker: SWY)

                                                                         SUPERVALU INC. (Ticker: SVU)




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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     Recent Developments ............................................................................................................................. 6
3     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 7
    3.1     SWOT Analysis - Overview .....................................................................................................................................7
    3.2     Strengths .................................................................................................................................................................7
    3.3     Weaknesses ............................................................................................................................................................7
    3.4     Opportunities ...........................................................................................................................................................8
    3.5     Threats .....................................................................................................................................................................8
4     H.E. Butt Grocery Company - History .......................................................................
				
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