Premier Foods plc (PFD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1495156
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 34 pages
  • GlobalData
  • Premier Foods
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Premier Foods plc (PFD) - 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 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.

The profile contains critical company information including:
  • 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.

Premier Foods plc (Premier Foods) is a food manufacturing company. It manufacturers and supplies branded and non-branded food products to retailer, wholesaler, plant bakeries and food services operators. The company’s product offerings include soups, vegetables, stocks, gravies, spreads, cooking sauces, cakes, convenient meals, pickles, desserts, and beverages. Premier Foods markets its product under the brand name Ambrosia, Batchelors, Bisto, Cadbury cakes, Homepride, Loyd Grossman, Mr. Kipling, OXO, Paul Hollywood and Sharwood's. The company sells its products to supermarkets, convenience stores, online and to wholesale distributors. It supplies most of its product in the UK market and certain products to other countries in Europe and the rest of the world. Premier Foods is headquartered in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, the UK.

Premier Foods plc Key Recent Developments

Aug 09, 2017: Premier Foods appoints former Travelodge chairman
Mar 01, 2017: Premier Foods names non-executive director from shareholder Oasis
Jan 18, 2017: Premier Foods reports 1% fall in Q3 sales

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
  • The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.
Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
  • The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.
Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.
  • Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.
Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
  • Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.
Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
  • Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
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Section 1 - About the Company
  • Premier Foods plc - Key Facts
  • Premier Foods plc - Key Employees
  • Premier Foods plc - Key Employee Biographies
  • Premier Foods plc - Major Products and Services
  • Premier Foods plc - History
  • Premier Foods plc - Company Statement
  • Premier Foods plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Premier Foods plc - Business Description
  • Premier Foods plc - Corporate Strategy
  • Premier Foods plc - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Premier Foods plc - Strengths
  • Premier Foods plc - Weaknesses
  • Premier Foods plc - Opportunities
  • Premier Foods plc - Threats
  • Premier Foods plc - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About
  • Contact
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Premier Foods plc, Key Facts
  • Premier Foods plc, Key Employees
  • Premier Foods plc, Key Employee Biographies
  • Premier Foods plc, Major Products and Services
  • Premier Foods plc, History
  • Premier Foods plc, Other Locations
  • Premier Foods plc, Subsidiaries
  • Premier Foods plc, Key Competitors
  • Premier Foods plc, Ratios based on current share price
  • Premier Foods plc, Annual Ratios
  • Premier Foods plc, Annual Ratios
  • Premier Foods plc, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Premier Foods plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
  • Premier Foods plc, Ratio Charts
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