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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (DCP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 33 Pages
  • June 2022
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 4439652
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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (DCP) - 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.


Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (Dis-Chem) is a pharmacy retailer. The company operates retail and wholesale channels to offer products. The company’s products portfolio include personal care and beauty, dispensary, baby care, and healthcare and nutrition. It also offers face care, skin care, hare care, oral care, deodorants, fragrances, shaving, baby foods, baby paper, baby strollers, infant carriers, baby feeding, baby clothing and toiletries. Dis-Chem provides services such as baby and adult immunization, wellness screenings, female health, wound care, administration of medication, specialised screenings, male health, chronic disease management, and ancillary services. It operates stores across South Africa and Namibia. Dis-Chem is headquartered in Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa.

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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Key Facts
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Key Employees
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Major Products and Services
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - History
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Company Statement
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
Company Overview
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Business Description
Business Segment: Retail
Key Stats
Business Segment: Wholesale
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Corporate Strategy
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Strengths
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Weaknesses
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Opportunities
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Threats
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 - Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About the Publisher
Contact Us
List of Tables
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Key Facts
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Key Employees
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Major Products and Services
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, History
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Subsidiaries
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Key Competitors
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Annual Ratios
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Performance Chart (2018 - 2022)
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd, Ratio Charts

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