Ann Inc. (ANN) - 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.
Ann Inc., subsidiary of Ascena Retail Group Inc., (Ann) is a specialty retailer for fashionable women’s clothing. The company offers wide range of women's apparel, shoes and accessories. The company’s product portfolio includes casual separates, dresses, tops, weekend wear, shoes and accessories. Its merchandise is developed by its in-house product design and development teams and is designed exclusively for AnnTaylor. Ann offers its products under Ann Taylor and LOFT brands. Geographically, the company serves customers across the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico through its subsidiaries. The company also sells its products globally through its websites, anntaylor.com and LOFT.com. Ann is headquartered in New York, the US.
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Table Of Contents
Ann Inc. (ANN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 Ann Inc. - Key Facts 6 Ann Inc. - Key Employees 7 Ann Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8 Ann Inc. - Major Products and Services 9 Ann Inc. - History 10 Ann Inc. - Company Statement 11 Ann Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 14 Head Office 14 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 14 Section 2 - Company Analysis 15 Ann Inc. - Business Description 15 Ann Inc. - Corporate Strategy 16 Ann Inc. - SWOT Analysis 17 SWOT Analysis - Overview 17 Ann Inc. - Strengths 17 Strength - Operational Network 17 Strength - Quality Management 17 Strength - Brand Line 17 Ann Inc. - Weaknesses 18 Weakness - Declined Financial Performance 18 Ann Inc. - Opportunities 19 Opportunity - Business Expansion 19 Opportunity - Strong Growth in Footwear Market 19 Opportunity - Growth Prospects: Ecommerce 19 Ann Inc. - Threats 20 Threat - Counterfeit Goods Market 20 Threat - Competitive Market 20 Threat - Changing Consumer Preferences 20 Ann Inc. - Key Competitors 21 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 22 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23 Performance Chart 24 Financial Performance 24 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26 Section 4 - Appendix 27 Methodology 27 Ratio Definitions 27 About GlobalData 31 Contact Us 31 Disclaimer 31
List of Tables Ann Inc., Key Facts 6 Ann Inc., Key Employees 7 Ann Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8 Ann Inc., Major Products and Services 9 Ann Inc., History 10 Ann Inc., Subsidiaries 14 Ann Inc., Key Competitors 21 Ann Inc., Ratios based on current share price 22 Ann Inc., Annual Ratios 23 Ann Inc., Interim Ratios 25 Currency Codes 27 Capital Market Ratios 27 Equity Ratios 28 Profitability Ratios 28 Cost Ratios 29 Liquidity Ratios 29 Leverage Ratios 30 Efficiency Ratios 30
List of Figures Ann Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 24 Ann Inc., Ratio Charts 26