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Office Equipment Industry - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29177
  • March 2010
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • Acer U.K. Ltd
  • CA-MC Acquisition UK Ltd
  • Everything Office Ltd
  • Katun UK Ltd.
  • Olivetti UK Ltd
  • Tekdata Distribution 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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  • Acer U.K. Ltd
  • CA-MC Acquisition UK Ltd
  • Everything Office Ltd
  • Katun UK Ltd.
  • Olivetti UK Ltd
  • Tekdata Distribution 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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  • Acer U.K. Ltd
  • CA-MC Acquisition UK Ltd
  • Everything Office Ltd
  • Katun UK Ltd.
  • Olivetti UK Ltd
  • Tekdata Distribution 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 123 companies operating in The Office Equipment Industry.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th May 2009. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 1.7 percent increase in turnover, with sales rising from £63.4 million in 2006/07 to £64.5 million in the third analysis year. In contrast, pre-tax profits followed a negative trend overall, decreasing by 33.1 percent from £2.7 million in the first year of review to £1.8 million in 2008/09, despite a climb to £3.3 million in the intervening year.

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- Atlantic Zeiser Ltd
- Avry Dnnsn Offc Prod. Mnfctrng UK Ltd
- Avry Dnnsn Rtl Infrmtn Srvcs UK Ltd
- Bisley Office Equipment Ltd
- Brother Industries (U.K.) Ltd.
- CA-MC Acquisition UK Ltd
- Cash Bases Group Ltd
- Codeway Ltd
- Fellowes Ltd
- FFEI Holdings Ltd
- Francotyp-Postalia Ltd
- GBC (UK) Ltd
- GE Capital Equipment Finance Ltd
- Herma UK Ltd
- Kentinental Engineering Ltd
- Neopost Ltd
- Neopost Technologies Ltd
- Pitney Bowes Ltd
- Ricoh UK Products Ltd
- Sahara Presentation Systems PLC
- Sato UK Ltd
- Senator International Ltd


- Acer U.K. Ltd
- Adapt Group Ltd
- Alpha Marketing PLC
- Altodigital UK Ltd
- AMX UK Ltd
- Annodata Ltd
- Arcum Ltd
- Automated Systems Group PLC
- Bandton Ltd
- Banner Business Services Ltd
- BCM Group PLC
- The Bennett Group Ltd
- Beta Distribution PLC
- Blueberg Digital Ltd
- BOF Group Ltd
- Brother U.K. Ltd
- Canon (UK) Ltd
- Capital Copiers (Edinburgh) Ltd
- Charterhouse Voice & Data PLC
- Chase Morran PLC
- Clarity Copiers Ltd
- Colyer Group Ltd
- Commercial Ltd
- Comms Express Ltd
- Complete It Systems Ltd
- The Danwood Group Ltd
- Datasharp UK Ltd
- Eastern Business Systems Ltd
- EDP Europe Ltd
- Epson (U.K.) Ltd
- ESM (U.K.) Ltd
- Eurostat U.K. (Office Supplies) Ltd
- Everything Office Ltd
- GB-Office Group Ltd
- Hannspree UK Ltd
- Hitachi Software Enginrng (UK) Ltd
- Hunters Contracts Ltd
- Ikon Office Solutions Ltd
- Imcopex Office Supplies PLC
- Ricoh UK Ltd
- H.Jenkinson & Co., Ltd
- K2 It Ltd
- Kardex Systems (UK) Ltd
- Katun UK Ltd.
- Kern Ltd
- Konica Minolt Bsnss Sltns (UK) Ltd
- Konica Minolta Bsnss Sltns Est Ltd
- Kyocera Mita (UK) Ltd
- Lenovo Technology (UK) Ltd
- Limelight Networks (UK) Ltd
- Lyreco UK Ltd
- M2 Digital Ltd
- Margolis Business Systems Ltd
- Matrix Display Systems Ltd
- Mayday Office Equipmnt Srvcs Ltd
- Mentor Computer Systems PLC
- Micropoint (UK) Ltd.
- Midshire Business Systems Ltd
- MJF Interiors Ltd
- NCS (North) Ltd
- NCS Office Systems (Scotland) Ltd
- NEC (UK) Ltd.
- Office2office PLC
- Office Depot International (UK) Ltd
- Office Gold Ltd
- Olivetti UK Ltd
- PCS Business Systems Ltd
- PCS Technical Services Ltd
- PFU Imaging Solutions Europe Ltd
- Plan B It Solutions Ltd
- Purfleet Office Systems Ltd
- Queensway Logistics Ltd
- Rapesco Office Products PLC
- Satellite Business Systems Ltd
- Segeil Ltd
- H C Slingsby PLC
- Smithie (UK) Ltd
- Spicers Ltd
- Staples UK Retail Ltd
- Stargold Europe Ltd
- Tekdata Distribution Ltd
- Teleadapt Ltd
- Toshiba Informatn Systms (UK) Ltd
- TRAC Office Equipment Ltd
- Transcribe Copier Systems Ltd
- UC Solutions Ltd
- United Business Machines Ltd
- United Carlton Office Systems Ltd
- Utax (UK) Ltd
- Utilize PLC
- Viking Office Supplies (UK) Ltd
- Vision (Office Automation) Ltd
- Vow Europe Ltd
- Wallace Brown Ltd
- Whitegrove Group Ltd
- Workscape Ltd
- Xeretec Office Systems Ltd
- Xerox Ltd
- Xerox (UK) Ltd
- XMA Ltd
- Zerographic Systems Ltd

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