K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.

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K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.                                                           Key Employees
                                                                                   Name                      Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                                                             Director - Community
                                       201 Trigg Street, Abingdon, 24210, United   Emerson Breeden
Headquarters Address                                                                                         Relations
                                       States of America
                                                                                   Jack Smith                Chairman
Telephone                              + 1 276 6235100
                                                                                                             Chief Operating Officer,
                                                                                   Jesse A Lewis
Fax                                    + 1 276 6232815                                                       Senior Vice President
                                                                                                             Director - store operations,
                                                                                   Jody Helms
Website                                www.foodcity.com                                                      Executive Vice President
                                                                                   Ron Bonacci
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange          N/A
                                                                                                             Chief Executive Officer,
                                                                                   Steven C. Smith
Number of Employees                    12,000                                                                President
                                                                                   Tom Hembree
Fiscal Year End                        December

Revenue (in US$ million)               1,800.00
                                                                                   Company Overview

                                                                                   K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc. (K-VA-T) operates
                                                                                   supermarkets, discount food stores, gas stations
                                                                                   and in-store pharmacies. The company’s
SWOT Analysis
                                                                                   product range includes groceries, fresh fruit and
                                                                                   vegetables,    pharmaceutical,    fuel,   bakery
Strengths                              Weaknesses                                  products, organic products, seafood and meat.
                                                                                   The company’s private labels include Academix,
Efficient Distribution Arm             Limited Market Presence                     Certified Angus Beef, Dollar Zone, Domestix,
                                                                                   Food Club and Full Circle. It offers services
Strong Community Service               Products Recalls                            including home delivery, gift cards, and video,
                                                                                   movie and game rental services. The company
Strong Private Label Offerings         Seasonality of Business                     operates a chain of 105 supermarkets and
                                                                                   discount stores in the Kentucky, Virginia and
Value-Added Services                                                               Tennessee regions of the US. K-VA-T is a
                                                                                   family-run business headquartered in Abingdon,
                                                                                   Virginia, USA.
Opportunities                          Threats
                                       Hypermarkets and Discounters Gaining        Key Competitors
Growing Pharmaceutical Market
                                       Ground
                                                                                   Alex Lee, Inc.
Popularity of Online Shopping          Rising Competition
                                                                                   Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Ticker: WMT)
Rising Demand for Private Labels       Slow Economic Recovery in the US
                                                                                   Whole Foods Market, Inc. (Ticker: WFMI)
Rising Sales of Discount Food Stores
                                                                                   WinCo Foods, Inc.




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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     Recent Developments ............................................................................................................................. 7
4     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 8
    4.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................8
    4.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................8
    4.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................8
    4.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................9
    4.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................9
5     K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc. - History ........................
				
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