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Hancock Fabrics, Inc. (HKFI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Price $125.00
Meta Description Hancock Fabrics, Inc. (Hancock) is a fabric retailer and wholesaler. The company classifies its product offerings into four categories, namely, Style studio, Cotton Loft, Designer Gallery and Accessory Workshop. The company offers apparel fabrics, quiltin
Publisher GlobalData
Date of Report Dec 3, 2013
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Hancock Fabrics, Inc. (Hancock) is a fabric retailer and wholesaler. The company classifies its product offerings into four categories, namely, Style studio, Cotton Loft, Designer Gallery and Accessory Workshop. The company offers apparel fabrics, quilting materials, home decorating products, sewing aids and accessories such as threads, sewing machines, zippers, buttons, and patterns through its retail stores. Hancock serves needle arts, sewing and home decorating markets. The company has foot warehouse and distribution facility in Baldwyn, Mississippi. Hancock operates more than 263 stores in 37 states across the US.

This comprehensive SWOT profile of Hancock Fabrics, Inc. provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData 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.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

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.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 3
Section 1 - About the Company 4
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Key Facts 4
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Key Employees 5
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 6
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Major Products and Services 7
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - History 8
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Company Statement 9
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 10
Head Office 10
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 10
Section 2 – Company Analysis 11
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Business Description 11
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 12
SWOT Analysis - Overview 12
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Strengths 12
Strength - Broad Product Portfolio 12
Strength - Network of Stores 12
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Weaknesses 12
Weakness - Geographical Dependence 12
Weakness - Increasing Debt 12
Weakness - Decline in Financial Performance 13
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Opportunities 13
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Online Retailing Market 13
Opportunity - Business Initiatives 13
Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Sewing Machines 13
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Threats 13
Threat - Competition 13
Threat - Rising Manpower Costs 14
Hancock Fabrics, Inc. - Key Competitors 15
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 16
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 16
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 16
Performance Chart 18
Financial Performance 18
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 19
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 20
Section 4 – Appendix 21
Methodology 21
Ratio Definitions 21
About GlobalData 25
Contact Us 25
Disclaimer 25

List of Tables
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Key Facts 4
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Key Employees 5
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 6
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Major Products and Services 7
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., History 8
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Subsidiaries 10
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Key Competitors 15
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 16
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Annual Ratios 16
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Interim Ratios 19
Currency Codes 21
Capital Market Ratios 21
Equity Ratios 22
Profitability Ratios 22
Cost Ratios 23
Liquidity Ratios 23
Leverage Ratios 24
Efficiency Ratios 24

List of Figures
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Performance Chart (2008 - 2012) 18
Hancock Fabrics, Inc., Ratio Charts 20




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