Brookshire Grocery Company: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Brookshire Grocery Company

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Brookshire Grocery Company                                                   Key Employees
                                                                             Name                     Job Title
Fast Facts
                                  P.O. Box 1411, Tyler, Texas 7571, United   Bruce G. Brookshire      Director
Headquarters Address
                                  States of America
                                                                             Charles Herpeche         Director - Stores
Telephone                         + 1 903 5343000
                                                                                                      President, Chief Executive
                                                                             Rick Rayford
Fax                               N/A                                                                 Officer
                                                                                                      Chief Financial Officer,
Website                           www.brookshires.com                        Tim King                 Senior Vice President,
                                                                                                      Controller
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange     N/A                                                                 Chief Financial Officer,
                                                                             Tim King                 Senior Vice President,
Number of Employees               12,500                                                              Controller

Fiscal Year End                   September                                  Company Overview
Revenue (in US$ million)          N/A
                                                                             Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) operates a
                                                                             chain of supermarket stores, pharmacies and
                                                                             fuel centers. The company’s product line
                                                                             includes baked foods, dairy items, daily grocery
                                                                             products, household products, pharmaceutical
SWOT Analysis                                                                products, various seafoods and related
                                                                             accessories. In addition, it offers several
Strengths                         Weaknesses                                 services, including carpet rental, money transfer,
                                                                             bill payment and gift cards. It sells products with
Private Label Manufacturing       Limited Geographical Presence              in-house labels such as Food Club, Full Circle,
                                                                             Valu Time, Top Care and Paws for Pets. It
Strong Community Service          Store Closures in 2010                     operates around 155 supermarket stores in
                                                                             Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi. It
Strong Position in Retail
                                                                             also operates 116 pharmacies and 83 fuel
                                                                             centers in-store. It also offers its merchandise
                                                                             via the internet. The company is headquartered
Opportunities                     Threats                                    in Tyler, Texas, United States.

Economic Recovery in the US       Increasing Competition

Private Labels Gaining Momentum   Rising Manpower Costs

Rise in E-commerce Business       Swelling Inflation




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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     Brookshire Grocery Company - Company Statement ......................................................................... 10
6     Brookshire Grocery Company - History............................................................................................... 11
7     Brookshire Grocery Company - Key Employees ................................................................................. 12
8     Brookshire Grocery Company - Key Employee Biographies ............................................................. 13
9     Brookshire Grocery Company - Locations and Subsidiaries ............................................................. 14
    9.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................14
    9.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................14
10    Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 15
    10.1     Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................15
    10.2     Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................15




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services..............................................
				
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