Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia SWOT Analysis & Company Profile

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					Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia

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Sociedad Anonima Importadora y
Exportadora de la Patagonia: SWOT
Analysis & Company Profile



Reference code: RT0102CP

Published: Dec 2010




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Patagonia - SWOT Profile
Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia

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Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia - Company Overview

Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia (SAIEP) is a retailer of food products, groceries and other
such products. The company is also engaged in production of food items. It sells premium quality meat, diary, cold cuts,
frozen foods, bakery, canned foods, toiletries, groceries and cleaning products. Also, the company offers diverse services
including free home delivery, gift card and reward points system. The company sells its merchandise through its chain of
supermarkets and mini-markets. SAIEP also operates the slaughterhouse with cold storage and the forest plantations in
Argentina. It markets the produced products under the brand names of La Anonima and Best. The company operates with
109 branches and distributes its products, across 63 cities of Argentina. SAIEP is headquartered in Buenos Aires,
Argentina.


Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of ARS4,738.97 million during the fiscal year ended 2010. The company's revenue grew
at a CAGR of 24.05% during the period 2008-2010 with a year on year growth of 21.89% over fiscal year 2009. During the
fiscal year 2010 its operating margin was 3.78% as against the operating margin of 2.42% in fiscal year 2009. During the
fiscal year 2010 the company registered a net profit margin of 2.5% as against the net margin of 0.73% in the fiscal year
2009.




Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia - Key Facts

Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia, Key Facts

                                  Av.Pte. Roque Saenz Pena 811-
                                                                    Ticker Symbol, Stock       PATA (Buenos Aires Stock
Corporate Address:                3, Buenos Aires, , , Argentina                               Exchange)
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Telephone                         + 54 11 44899100                  No. of Employees           N/A



Fax                               N/A                               Financial Year End         June



URL                               www.laanonima.com.ar              Revenue (in ARS Million)   4,738.97



Industry                          Retailing                         Revenue (in USD Million)   1,267.10



Locations                         Argentina

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia - Business Description

Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia (SAIEP) is engaged in retailing and production of food
items. It offers various food items, groceries and daily household products. The company’s business can be segregated
into a single segment, namely, Retail.

Under Retail, the company operates through four distinct units including La Anonima Supermarket, Quijote Supermarket,
Best Minimarkets and Fast Food Stores Super Quick. It is one of Argentina's biggest supermarket chains. It has 109
branches. These stores are engaged in offering premium quality meat, diary, cold cuts, frozen foods, bakery, canned
foods, toiletries, groceries and cleaning products. The products developed by the company are marketed under the brand
names of La Anonima and Best. These stores are either located in large shopping centers or are independently standing.
The company also operates six supermarket stores chain under the brand name of Quijote Supermarket. These stores
also carry the same products portfolio as that of La Anomina supermarkets. All of its supermarkets sell products at a much
discounted prices than the prevailing market prices thus, targeting customers who are looking for a fair deal. SAIEP
operates a mini-market stores network, comprising of nine mini-markets under the banner of Best Minimarkets. These
mini-markets are smaller version of the supermarkets of the company. They carry a wider assortment of non-food items
such as toiletries and groceries. The company also operates a six fast food stores under the trade name of Fast Food
Stores Super Quick. They provide fast food items and drinks to its consumers.

The company operates slaughterhouse with cold storage and forest plantations in Argentina. The company started the
‘Programme for Food Protection and Security’ in order to maintain high standards of quality, hygiene, quality and security
of produced products.

The company provides logistic services through its Logistic Department. This department is responsible for provisioning
and distribution tasks to the sales points of the net. For this, the company established Regional Distribution Centers and
Cargo Transfer Centers. It has nine distribution centers that supply to more than 90 points of sale including South and
Central area of the country and to two Cargo Transfer Centers, located in Buenos Aires and Mendoza.

Cities to which, the company supplies its products through regional distribution centers include CDR Chacabuco -
Chacabuco, Chivilcoy, Bragado, Junin, Colon, Salto, Lincoln, Arrecifes and Trenque among others; CDR Viedma –
Viedma and San Antonio Oeste; CDR Cipolletti - Cipolletti, Allen, General Roca, Neuquen and Plaza Huincul; CDR
Bariloche - Bariloche, Villa La Angostura and El Bolson; CDR Esquel – Esquel; CDR Trelew - Trelew, Rawson and Puerto
Madryn; CDR Comodoro Rivadavia - Comodoro Rivadavia and Sarmiento; CDR RIO Gallegos - Rio Gallegos; and CDR
Ushuaia – Ushuaia and Rio Grande.

CDR Rafaela (Sup. Quijote) covers Santa Fe province including Rafaela, San Jorge, Esperanza and San Justo.

The export market of the company scatters to 11 countries, across the world which, include Germany, Israel, Russia,
Chile, Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, Holland, Spain, Hong Kong and England.

In 2010, the company established a new subsidiary under the name of Patagonia Logistica SA. The subsidiary is engaged
in the logistics sector and the company holds 95% of stake in it.




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Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia - Major Products and Services

Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia is a food and grocery retailing company. The company’s
key products, services and brands include the following:

Sociedad Anonima Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia, Major Products and Services
Products:

Diary

Frozen foods

Cold cuts

Canned foods

Bakery and Deli

Groceries

Toiletries

Cleaning and other general products.

Services:

Free Home Delivery

Gift Card

Point Reward System

Brands:

La Anonima

Quijote

Best Mini-markets

Super Quick
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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