Perdue Incorporated: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis by ICDResearch

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									Perdue Incorporated

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Perdue Incorporated                                                              Key Employees
                                                                                 Name                       Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                                                            Vice President -
                                      31149 Ocean City Road, Salisbury, 21804,   Carlos Ayala
Headquarters Address                                                                                        International
                                      United States of America
                                                                                                            Senior Vice President - -
Telephone                             + 1 410 5433579                            Clint Rivers               Operations and Supply
                                                                                                            Chain Management
Fax                                   + 1 410 5433532                                                       President - Perdue Farms
                                                                                 Dick Willey
                                                                                                            Grain & Oilseed Division
Website                               www.perdue.com                                                        Director - Director of
                                                                                 Jay Simpson                Global Commodity &
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange         N/A                                                                   Trading Exports
                                                                                 Jeff Stalls                Director - Operations
Number of Employees                   20,000
                                                                                                            President - - Foodservice
                                                                                 Jim Leighton
Fiscal Year End                       March                                                                 Division
                                                                                 Jim Perdue                 Chairman
Revenue (in US$ million)              N/A
                                                                                 Kendall Casey              Director - Operations
                                                                                                            Vice President - -
                                                                                 Luis A. Luna               Corporate
                                                                                                            Communications
                                                                                                            President - - Perdue Food
SWOT Analysis                                                                    Mike Roberts
                                                                                                            Products Group

Strengths                             Weaknesses
                                                                                 Company Overview
Integrated Operations                 Concentration on the US market
                                                                                 Perdue Incorporated (Perdue) is a vertically
Leading Market Position               Private Ownership                          integrated agribusiness company. The company
                                                                                 is engaged in manufacturing food and
Wide Business Portfolio               Recall of Chicken Products                 agricultural products. It principally specializes in
                                                                                 offering poultry products such as ready-to-cook
Opportunities                         Threats                                    whole birds and parts, prepared foods and sliced
                                                                                 meats. In addition, the company sells edible oils,
Demand for Private Label              Low Turkey Production                      lecithin and other ingredients to major food
                                                                                 manufacturers. The company markets its
Huge Potential in the Emerging        Outbreak of Disease among Livestock        products under the PERDUE brand name in
Markets                               and Poultry                                more than 100 countries. Perdue offers its retail
                                                                                 poultry products through large number of
Rising Sales in Restaurant Industry   Stringent Regulations                      grocery stores and clubs, retail chains, and
                                                                                 warehouse stores in Maine, Florida, Southeast
                                                                                 and Midwest US and many other parts of the
                                                                                 US. Perdue is headquartered in Maryland, the
                                                                                 US.

                                                                                 Key Competitors
                                                                                 Foster Farms

                                                                                 Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (Ticker: PPC)

                                                                                 Rica Foods, Inc.

                                                                                 Smithfield Foods, Inc. (Ticker: SFD)




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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     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 6
    2.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................6
    2.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................6
    2.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................6
    2.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................7
    2.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................8
3     Perdue Incorporated - Company Statement .......................................................................................... 9
4     Perdue Incorporated - History .............................................................................................................. 10
5     Perdue Incorporated - Key Employees ................................................................................................ 12
6     Perdue Incorporated - Key Employee Biographies ............................................................................. 13
7     Perdue Incorporated - Locations and Subsidiaries............................................................................. 14
    7.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................14
    7.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ..................................................................
								
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