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Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review 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.

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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
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- 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.


Destination Maternity Corporation (DMC) is a specialty designer and retailer of maternity apparel. The company offers casual and career wear, formal attire, lingerie, sportswear and outerwear for expectant or nursing mothers. DMC operates its stores mainly under three trade names, A Pea in the Pod, Motherhood Maternity and Destination Maternity in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and the UK. The company also operates leased department stores within stores of leading retailers such as Macy’s, buybuy Baby, Boscov’s, Harrods and Century 21. DMC has international store franchise and product supply relationships in the Middle East, South Korea, Mexico, Israel and India. The company also sells merchandise online primarily through its brand-specific websites, motherhood.com, apeainthepod.com, and destinationmaternity.com. DMC is headquartered in Moorestown, New Jersey, the US.

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Table Of Contents

Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Facts 5
Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Employees 6
Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
Destination Maternity Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
Destination Maternity Corporation - History 9
Destination Maternity Corporation - Company Statement 11
Destination Maternity Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 12
Head Office 12
Other Locations and Subsidiaries 12
Section 2 - Company Analysis 13
Destination Maternity Corporation - Business Description 13
Destination Maternity Corporation - Corporate Strategy 14
Destination Maternity Corporation - SWOT Analysis 15
SWOT Analysis - Overview 15
Destination Maternity Corporation - Strengths 15
Destination Maternity Corporation - Weaknesses 16
Destination Maternity Corporation - Opportunities 17
Destination Maternity Corporation - Threats 18
Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Competitors 19
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 21
Performance Chart 23
Financial Performance 23
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 25
Section 4 - Appendix 26
Methodology 26
Ratio Definitions 26
About GlobalData 30
Contact Us 30
Disclaimer 30

List of Tables
Destination Maternity Corporation, Key Facts 5
Destination Maternity Corporation, Key Employees 6
Destination Maternity Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
Destination Maternity Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
Destination Maternity Corporation, History 9
Destination Maternity Corporation, Subsidiaries 12
Destination Maternity Corporation, Key Competitors 19
Destination Maternity Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 20
Destination Maternity Corporation, Annual Ratios 21
Destination Maternity Corporation, Interim Ratios 24
Currency Codes 26
Capital Market Ratios 26
Equity Ratios 27
Profitability Ratios 27
Cost Ratios 28
Liquidity Ratios 28
Leverage Ratios 29
Efficiency Ratios 29

List of Figures
Destination Maternity Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 23
Destination Maternity Corporation, Ratio Charts 25

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