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Home Furnishing Retailers - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29113
  • August 2011
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • A Cooper Group Ltd
  • Cloham Ltd
  • Fogarty Holdings Ltd
  • Herbert Parkinson Ltd
  • Marks & Spencer PLC.
  • Rufflette Ltd
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. Your Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the industry it examines. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don't have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

What can the report be used for?
A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:
The Company:

The Industry:
Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:
- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and employee numbers READ MORE >

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  • A Cooper Group Ltd
  • Cloham Ltd
  • Fogarty Holdings Ltd
  • Herbert Parkinson Ltd
  • Marks & Spencer PLC.
  • Rufflette Ltd
  • MORE

- Industry Overview
A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry's financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

- Company Profiles
This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:
Trading address
Telephone & Fax numbers
Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:
What the company does
Who owns the company
Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:
Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:
Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:
How the company performs relative to all the
others in the sector

- Performance League Tables
This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of 'best' to 'worst' results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark 'average' for comparison purposes.

- Industry Profile
The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the 'average' company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • A Cooper Group Ltd
  • Cloham Ltd
  • Fogarty Holdings Ltd
  • Herbert Parkinson Ltd
  • Marks & Spencer PLC.
  • Rufflette Ltd
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable Report. The Report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The Report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections:

- Performance League Tables
- Individual Company Profiles

- Industry Overview
- Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 116 companies active in the Home Furnishing Industry.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th October 2010. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 3.8 percent increase in turnover, with annual sales rising from £32.6 million in 2007/08 to £33.9 million in 2009/10, despite dipping to £32.5 million in the middle analysis year. Pre-tax profits rose from £2.7 million in the first review year to £2.9 million in the third year, representing an increase of 9.8 percent overall.

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- Airsprung Group PLC
- & So To Bed Ltd
- Archers Sleepcentre Ltd
- Argos Ltd
- Aspace Ltd
- Beds To Go (London) Ltd
- Boconcept Retail UK Ltd
- Brissi London Ltd
- P.H.Buxton & Sons Ltd
- Caldeira Retail Ltd
- Cath Kidston Ltd
- Choice Discount Stores Ltd
- Cloham Ltd
- Colefax & Fowler Ltd
- Cousins Furniture Stores Ltd
- Danesmoor Ltd
- Dawson International PLC
- Debenhams Retail PLC
- Delbanco Meyer & Co Ltd
- Dreams PLC
- Dunelm (Soft Furnishings) Ltd
- Dwell Retail Ltd
- Eastsleep Ltd
- Feather & Black Ltd
- First Resources Ltd
- Fishpools Ltd
- Forrest Furnishing Ltd
- The French Linen Co. Ltd
- Furniture Stores (Glasgow) Ltd
- Furniture Village Ltd
- Glasswells Ltd
- Global International Trading Ltd
- J.J.& M.Habel Ltd
- Harding & Sons, Ltd
- J.H.Haskins & Son Ltd
- Hatfields Furnishers Ltd
- Heal & Son Ltd
- Heirlooms Ltd
- Homestyle Operations Ltd
- House Of Fraser (Stores) Ltd
- Housing Units Ltd
- Ikea Ltd
- Jones & Tomlin (Workshops) Ltd
- Laura Ashley Holdings PLC
- Marks & Spencer PLC.
- Matalan Retail Ltd.
- Morleys Stores Ltd
- Next PLC
- Raft Ltd
- RMK (Scotland) Ltd
- Roset (UK) Ltd
- Sheridan UK Ltd
- Sterling Furniture Group Ltd
- Stokers Ltd
- Vale Furnishers Ltd
- Welspun UK Ltd
- The White Co. (UK) Ltd
- Zap Ltd
- Zara Home UK Ltd


- Antiference Ltd
- The Appeal Group Ltd
- Bedeck Ltd
- Bellotto Holdings Ltd
- Caldeira Ltd
- Claxton Blind Co. Ltd (The)
- Cleland Mciver Ltd
- Comfy Quilts Ltd
- A Cooper Group Ltd
- Crest Properties (Scotland) Ltd
- Deans Blinds & Awnings UK Ltd
- Decora Blind Systems Ltd
- Designers Guild (Corporation) Ltd
- Ena Shaw Ltd
- Fogarty Holdings Ltd
- Fuda International Trading Co. Ltd
- Futon Ltd
- GC Group Ltd
- G.J.T. Ltd
- Gradus Fabrics Ltd
- Guilford Europe Ltd
- Haddow Holdings PLC
- Harry Corry Ltd
- Herbert Parkinson Ltd
- Hillarys Blinds Ltd
- Home Decor GB Ltd
- Hunter Douglas (UK) Ltd
- Interior Workshops (London) Ltd
- Lang & Potter (Holdings) Ltd
- Leisure Furnishings Ltd
- Levolux Ltd
- Levolux A.T. Ltd
- Louver-Lite Ltd
- The Mansion House Bddng Co. Ltd
- Milliken Industrials Ltd
- Montgomery Tomlinson Ltd
- Mostyn Group Ltd
- Nfield Holdings Ltd
- Northern Feather (Home Furnishings) Ltd
- Osborne & Little Ltd
- Paul Simon (London) Ltd
- Plumbs Ltd
- Rapport Home Furnishings Ltd
- Rufflette Ltd
- Ruia Group Ltd
- Sartex Quilts & Textiles Ltd
- Skopos Design Ltd
- Snug Co. Ltd
- Stevens (Scotland) Ltd
- Thomas Sanderson Ltd
- Trendsetter Home Furnishings Ltd
- Turnils (UK) Ltd
- Tyrone Textiles Ltd
- Ulster Weavers Apparel Ltd
- Ulster Weavers Home Fshns Ltd
- United Fillings Ltd
- Walker Greenbank PLC

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