Graco Inc. Launches New Web-site According to BAC Company Report24 Jul 2012 • by Natalie Aster
LONDON – graco.com is a new functional web-site of Graco Inc. It has improved interface and navigation. The portal serves Americas and is available on English and Spanish. Other languages (over 20 of them) are coming soon within the second phase of the worldwide launch.
The new web-site features detailed product description, downloadable materials, distributor locator with a scalable map, videos, customer section, press room and investors corner.
Graco delivers steady performance with every period. Thus Q1 2012 opened with revenue USD 234.1 M, operating income USD 58 M, net income USD 35.4 M, and profit margin 15.1%. The quarter ended strong, having increased sales across all regions and divisions.
FY 2011was a successful continuation of positive trend set in 2010. Revenue grew by 20.3% to USD 895.3 M on annual basis, gross profit added 24% to match USD 500.2 M, operating income increased by 43.4% and equaled USD 219.5 M, net income reached USD 142.3 M which is a 38.4% improvement. Profit margin was 15.9% against 13.8% of 2010.
The company plans to gain momentum on all regional markets except Western Europe where economic situation remains challenging and insecure.
Founded in 1926 and headquartered in Maasmechelen (Belgium), Graco engages in development and production of handling systems and components. The company has established a widespread distribution network to market its products across the world. Graco serves numerous industries, among which are Aerospace, Automotive, Chemical, Electronics, Food and beverage, Medical, Oil and gas, Construction, Pulp and paper. The company is public and trades on New York Stock Exchange under the ticker GGG.
More details on the company and its business, products, financials, opportunities, news can be found in the report “Graco Inc. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis” recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.
Graco Inc. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis
Date: Jun, 2012
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