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Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

37 pages — Published Feb 03, 2014
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Starbucks Corporation (Starbucks) is a world-renowned specialty coffee maker. It roasts, markets and retails specialty coffee. It offers several blends of coffee, handcrafted beverages, merchandise, and food items. Starbucks also offers a range of consumer products in coffee and tea, readymade drinks, and Starbucks ice cream. The company markets its products under its flagship Starbucks brand and other brands such as Tazo Tea, Seattles Best Coffee, Starbucks VIA, Torrefazione Italia Coffee, and Evolution Fresh. Starbucks, through its company-owned and licensed stores, operates across the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and the Americas.

This comprehensive SWOT profile of Starbucks Corporation provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

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- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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TitleStarting PageNumber of Pages
Table of Contents22
  List of Tables31
  List of Figures31
Section 1 - About the Company41
Starbucks Corporation - Key Facts41
Starbucks Corporation - Key Employees51
Starbucks Corporation - Key Employee Biographies62
Starbucks Corporation - Major Products and Services82
Starbucks Corporation - History104
Starbucks Corporation - Company Statement143
Starbucks Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries174
  Head Office171
  Other Locations &Subsidiaries173
  Joint Venture201
Section 2 Company Analysis211
Starbucks Corporation - Business Description211
Starbucks Corporation - Corporate Strategy221
Starbucks Corporation - SWOT Analysis233
  SWOT Analysis - Overview231
  Starbucks Corporation - Strengths231
    Strength - Global Retail Footprint231
    Strength - Expanding Operating Margin231
  Starbucks Corporation - Weaknesses231
    Weakness - Overdependence on the US Market231
  Starbucks Corporation - Opportunities231
    Opportunity - Emerging Market Entry: India231
    Opportunity - Business Expansion241
    Opportunity - Inorganic Growth Opportunities241
  Starbucks Corporation - Threats241
    Threat - Higher Commodity Costs241
    Threat - Intense Competition241
    Threat - Legal Proceedings242
Starbucks Corporation - Key Competitors261
Section 3 Company Financial Ratios271
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios271
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios272
Performance Chart291
Financial Performance291
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios301
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts311
Starbucks Corporation, Recent Deals Summary321
Section 4 Appendix335
  Ratio Definitions334
  About GlobalData371
  Contact Us371

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