Gap in Canada: Local Profile and Global Analysis

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Gap in Canada: Local Profile and Global
Analysis
Reference code: RT0088LP

Published: June 2011




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 Gap in Canada




TABLE OF CONTENTS

1      Introduction ........................................................................................................................... 6
    1.1 What is this Report About? ............................................................................................................... 6
    1.2 Scope ............................................................................................................................................... 6
2      Gap Canada - Company Profile ............................................................................................ 7
    2.1 Company Overview .......................................................................................................................... 7
    2.2 Financial Performance ..................................................................................................................... 7
    2.3 Business Description ........................................................................................................................ 7
    2.4 Major Local News ............................................................................................................................. 9
    2.5 Key Employees .............................................................................................................................. 10
    2.6 Key Employee Biographies ............................................................................................................ 10
    2.7 Major local Competitors .................................................................................................................. 11
        2.7.1     Reitmans (Canada) Limited ...................................................................................................................... 11
        2.7.2     Le Chateau Inc. ......................................................................................................................................... 12
        2.7.3     Comark Inc. ............................................................................................................................................... 14
3      The Gap, Inc - Business Analysis ...................................................................................... 15
    3.1 Company Overview ........................................................................................................................ 15
    3.2 Business Description ...................................................................................................................... 15
    3.3 Major Products and Services.......................................................................................................... 17
4      The Gap, Inc - Analysis of Key Performance Indicators .................................................. 18
    4.1 Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators..................... 18
5      The Gap, Inc - Operational Performance Analysis ........................................................... 21
    5.1 Retail Space & Store Analysis ........................................................................................................ 21
        5.1.1     Retail Space Analysis ............................................................................................................................... 21
        5.1.2     Sales per Store Analysis ........................................................................................................................... 22
    5.2 Operational Efficiency Competitive Benchmarks ............................................................................ 23
        5.2.1     Sales per Square Meter ............................................................................................................................ 23
        5.2.2     Operating Profit per Square Meter ............................................................................................................ 24
        5.2.3     Revenue per Employee............................................................................................................................. 25
        5.2.4     Operating Profit per Employee .................................................................................................................. 26
        5.2.5     Number of Employees per 1,000 Square Meters ..................................................................................... 27
        5.2.6     Operating Margin ...................................................................................................................................... 28
        5.2.7     Inventory Turnover .................................................................................................................................... 29
        5.2.8     Fixed Asset Turnover ................................................................................................................................ 30
        5.2.9     Total Asset Turnover Ratio ....................................................................................................................... 31
    5.3 Growth Performance Competitive Benchmarks .............................................................................. 32
        5.3.1     Revenue Growth Analysis ......................................................................................................................... 32
        5.3.2     EBITDA Growth Analysis .......................................................................................................................... 32
        5.3.3     Total Asset Growth Analysis ..................................................................................................................... 33
        5.3.4     Growth in Store Numbers.......................................................................................................................... 34
        5.3.5     Growth in Floor Area ................................................................................................................................. 35
    5.4 Scale of Operations Competitive Benchmarks................................................................................ 36
        5.4.1     Retail Floor Space...........................................................................................
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: ICD Research's ‘Gap in Canada: Local Profile and Global Analysis’ is a comprehensive report covering the company’s local and global operations. At the global level it also includes peer group benchmarking analysis for The Gap, Inc. in order to provide essential context and insight into this retailer's operations. In addition, the report has an insightful strategic analysis of the company with a SWOT framework. The report is an essential tool to get a detailed understanding of the company; obtain analysis of the market and competitors; as well as internal and external factors which could impact the industry
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