The Gymboree Corporation Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					The Gymboree Corporation

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The Gymboree Corporation                                                Financial Snapshot

                                                                        Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                    500 Howard Street, San Francisco,   The company reported revenues of US$1,014.91
Headquarters Address
                                    94105,United States of America      million during 2010, with a CAGR of 11.04% during
                                                                        2006–2010. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                           + 1 415 2787000
                                                                        1.42% over the previous fiscal year. In 2010, the
                                                                        company recorded an operating margin of 16.12%, as
Fax                                 + 1 415 2787100                     against 14.82% in 2009.

Website                             www.gymboree.com
                                                                        Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange       GYMB, NASDAQ

Number of Employees                 12,400

Fiscal Year End                     January

Revenue (in US$ million)            1,014.91




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                           Weaknesses

Diversified manufacturing base      Dependence on the US market

Expanding operating margin

Multiple channel selling strategy

Strong liquidity position

Opportunities                       Threats

Growth of online retail             Changing consumer preferences

New marketing channels              Competition

Store expansion                     Weak labor market




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 7
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................7
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................10
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................10
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................11
      2.2.3       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................12
      2.2.4       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................13
    2.3       Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................................14
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 15
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................15
4     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 16
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 18
    5.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................18
    5.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................18
    5.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................18
    5.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................19
    5.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................19
6     Company Statement .............................................................................................................................. 20
7     History .................................................................................................................................................... 21
8     The Gymboree Corporation - Key Employees ..................................................................................... 22
9     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 23
10    Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 24
    10.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................24
    10.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................24
11    Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 26
    11.1      Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................26
    11.2      Ratio Definitions ...................................................................................................................................................26
    11.3      Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................30




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services....................................................................................................................................6
Table 2: Key Ratios - Annual ..................................................................................................................................................7
Table 3: Key Ratios - Interim ..................................................................................................................................................9
Table 4: Key Capital Market Indicators ...............................
				
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