Ingram Entertainment Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Ingram Entertainment Inc.

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Ingram Entertainment Inc.                                                          Key Employees
                                                                                   Name                      Job Title
Fast Facts
                                       Two Ingram Blvd, La Vergne, 37089, United   Claire W. Tucker          Director
Headquarters Address
                                       States of America
                                                                                   David B. Ingram           Chairman, President
Telephone                              + 1 615 2874000
                                                                                                             Senior Vice President -
                                                                                   Jeffrey D. Skinner
Fax                                    N/A                                                                   Finance
                                                                                   Leigh Walton              Director
Website                                www.ingramentertainment.com
                                                                                                             Executive Vice President -
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange          N/A                                         Robert W. Webb            Purchasing and
                                                                                                             Operations
Number of Employees                    670                                                                   Chief Financial Officer,
                                                                                   W. Donnie Daniel
                                                                                                             Executive Vice President
Fiscal Year End                        December                                    Wade L. Smith             Director

Revenue (in US$ million)               N/A

                                                                                   Company Overview

                                                                                   Ingram        Entertainment     Inc.     (Ingram
                                                                                   Entertainment) is a private company. It
SWOT Analysis                                                                      distributes home entertainment products and in
                                                                                   addition distributes beverages through its
Strengths                              Weaknesses                                  affiliate. The company’s products include videos,
                                                                                   DVDs, video games, audio books and related
                                       Geographically concentrated
Efficient Distribution System                                                      accessories. Beverages distributed include
                                       operations
                                                                                   domestic, craft and import beers, specialty
Specialized Service Offerings                                                      waters, energy drinks and soft drinks. Ingram
                                                                                   Entertainment sells merchandise through the
Strong Foothold in the Market                                                      internet     and     store   retailers.   Ingram
                                                                                   Entertainment Inc. and its affiliates Monarch
                                                                                   Home Video Inc. and DBI Beverage Inc. operate
Opportunities                          Threats
                                                                                   in the US. The company is headquartered in La
                                                                                   Vergne, Tennessee, US.
Business Expansion                     Growth in Piracy Market

Flourishing DVD Market                 Highly Competitive Environment
                                                                                   Key Competitors

                                       Rise in Alternative Methods of Film         Alliance Entertainment, LLC
Growth in the Entertainment Industry
                                       Delivery
                                                                                   Baker & Taylor, Inc.

                                                                                   Blockbuster Inc. (Ticker: BLOAQ)

                                                                                   Hollywood Entertainment Corporation

                                                                                   KOCH Entertainment Limited Partnership




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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 ...........................................................................................................................................................7
    3.5     Threats .................
				
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