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Domestic Furniture Manufacturers - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29185
  • August 2008
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • A.B.F. Ltd
  • Centurion Furniture PLC
  • Galiform PLC
  • J.T.Ellis & Co. Ltd
  • Offspec Kitchens Ltd
  • Smallbone PLC
  • 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.B.F. Ltd
  • Centurion Furniture PLC
  • Galiform PLC
  • J.T.Ellis & Co. Ltd
  • Offspec Kitchens Ltd
  • Smallbone PLC
  • 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.B.F. Ltd
  • Centurion Furniture PLC
  • Galiform PLC
  • J.T.Ellis & Co. Ltd
  • Offspec Kitchens Ltd
  • Smallbone PLC
  • 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 104 companies operating as Domestic Furniture Manufacturers.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th November 2007. During this period, the average company has witnessed a 6.8 percent increase in its sales, which after an initial fall from £35.9 million in 2004/05 to £35.5 million in the middle analysis year rose to £38.4 million in 2006/07. Pre-tax profits fell from £1.9 million in 2004/05 to £1.7 million in 2006/07, observing an overall decline of 16.0 percent.

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Bedroom Furniture and Bedding

A.B.F. Ltd
Craftmatic UK Ltd
Cumfilux Beds Ltd
Dawson International PLC
Designers Guild (Corporation) Ltd
Dunlop Latex Foam Ltd
Harrison Bros (Furniture) Ltd
Highgate Beds Ltd
Hilding Anders UK PLC
Horatio Myer & Co., Ltd
Hypnos Ltd
Kozee Sleep (Midlands) Ltd
Millbrook Beds Ltd
Nestledown Beds Ltd
Relyon Ltd
Rest Assured Ltd
Saplings Of Shropshire Ltd
Silentnight Holdings Ltd
Simmons Bedding Group PLC
Sleepeezee Ltd
Steinhoff UK Beds Ltd
Sweet Dreams (Nelson) Ltd
Vi - Spring Ltd

Upholstered Domestic Furniture

Airsprung Furniture Group PLC
Alstons (Upholstery) Ltd
Buoyant Holdings Ltd
David Linley & Co. Ltd
Derwent Upholstery Ltd
DFS Trading Ltd
Duresta Upholstery Ltd
Furnico Ltd
George Smith Ltd
G Plan Upholstery Ltd
Jay-Be Ltd
Kingcome Sofas Ltd
Lebus Upholstery Ltd
Multiyork Furniture Ltd
Olympia Furniture Ltd
Raven Holdings Ltd
R & M Deluxe Upholstery Ltd
Sherborne Upholstery Ltd
SPH 525 Ltd
Westbridge Furniture Designs Ltd

General Domestic Furniture
Adam Furniture Group PLC
Allied Manufacturing Co. (Ldn) Ltd
Alphason Designs Ltd
Alstons (Cabinets) Ltd
Barlow Tyrie Ltd
Bevan Funnell Ltd
BHK (UK) Ltd
Bodilsen Furniture UK Ltd
Britannia Wardrobes Ltd
British Thornton ESF Ltd
Burbidge & Son Ltd
Bushboard Ltd
Centurion Furniture PLC
Clive Christian Furniture Ltd
Community Products (UK) Ltd
Crown Products (Kent) Ltd
Dennis & Robinson Ltd
J.T.Ellis & Co. Ltd
Ercol Furniture Ltd
Galiform PLC
Godfrey-Syrett (Holdings) Ltd
Gopak Ltd
Hammonds Furniture Ltd
Home Decor GB Ltd
Howden Kitchens Ltd
Howlands (Furniture) Ltd
Huntleigh Renray Ltd
Ikas Ltd
JDP Furniture Group Ltd
Kelvin KBB Limited
Kingstown Holdings Ltd
The Kirton Healthcare Group Ltd
Mark Webster Holdings Ltd
The MDF Design Group Ltd
Mereway Bathrooms Ltd
Mereway Contracts
Meristem Furniture Group Ltd
Moores Furniture Group Ltd
H.Morris & Co., Ltd
Nimbus Style Ltd
Norman Glenn Ktchns. & Intrs. Ltd
Oakwood Kitchn Dsgn Cnsltnts Ltd
Offspec Kitchens Ltd
Pedini UK Ltd
Regency Group Ltd
Reid Furniture Ltd
Rollfold Holdings Ltd
Smallbone PLC
Spacemaker Group PLC
Stonebridge Holdings Ltd
The Symphony Group PLC
Task Systems Ltd
Tetrad PLC
Unika Color Products Ltd
Utopia Group Ltd
Wade Group Ltd
Wesley Barrell (Witney) Ltd
William Ball Ltd
Woodberry Bros & Haines Ltd
Wood Bros (Furniture) Ltd

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