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. - 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.
Destination Maternity Corporation (DMC) is a specialty designer and retailer of maternity clothing. The company's stores offer tops, bottoms, lingerie, coats, swimwear, active-wear, sportswear and beauty products among others. DMC operates its stores under three different banners, namely, A Pea in the Pod, Motherhood Maternity and Destination Maternity. The company operates its own stores and maternity apparel departments and within stores of other retailers including Sears, Gordmans, Macy’s and Boscov’s. It also offers maternity apparel to Kohl’s. The company along with its subsidiaries and partnership agreements operates in the US, Middle East, South Korea and India. DMC is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the US.
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Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents
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List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Facts 6 Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Employees 7 Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8 Destination Maternity Corporation - Major Products and Services 9 Destination Maternity Corporation - History 10 Destination Maternity Corporation - Company Statement 12 Destination Maternity Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 13 Head Office 13 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 13 Section 2 - Company Analysis 14 Destination Maternity Corporation - Business Description 14 Destination Maternity Corporation - Corporate Strategy 15 Destination Maternity Corporation - SWOT Analysis 16 SWOT Analysis - Overview 16 Destination Maternity Corporation - Strengths 16 Strength - Diversified Product and Service Offerings 16 Strength - Strong Distribution Network 16 Strength - Wide supplier network 16 Destination Maternity Corporation - Weaknesses 17 Weakness - Declined Operational Performance 17 Weakness - Working Capital Concerns 17 Destination Maternity Corporation - Opportunities 18 Opportunity - Demand for Maternity Apparel 18 Opportunity - Strategic Expansions 18 Opportunity - Growth Prospects: Online Retail 18 Destination Maternity Corporation - Threats 19 Threat - Competitive Pressure 19 Threat - Seasonal Market 19 Threat - Rising Counterfeit Goods Market 19 Destination Maternity Corporation - Key Competitors 20 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 21 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22 Performance Chart 24 Financial Performance 24 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26 Destination Maternity Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 27 Section 4 - Appendix 28 Methodology 28 Ratio Definitions 28 About GlobalData 32 Contact Us 32 Disclaimer 32