Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (BBW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: November 18, 2014
Pages: 34
US$ 125.00
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Report type: Strategic Report
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Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (BBW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (BBW) - 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 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.

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (Build-A-Bear Workshop) is a specialty retailer of plush animals and related products. It offers make your own stuffed animal experience to its customers. The company offers a wide range of merchandise including varieties of animals to be stuffed, clothing, shoes and accessories, toy and novelty items. Build-A-Bear Workshop operates through an extensive network of over 323 company owned stores in the US, Canada, the UK, and Ireland. It also operates 86 franchisee Build-A-Bear Workshop stores in other international markets. Build-A-Bear Workshop is headquartered in Saint Louis, Missouri, the US.

The company focuses on enhancing its market presence through new stores and innovative collections. To this end, Build-A-Bear Workshop expanded its exclusive plush collection with three new characters: Olaf, Elsa and Anna under Disney Frozen category.

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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.

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Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Key Facts
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Key Employees
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Major Products and Services
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - History
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Company Statement
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries


Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Business Description
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Corporate Strategy
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Strengths
Strength - Established Market Presence
Strength - Intellectual Property Portfolio
Strength - Wide Geographical Operations
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Weaknesses
Weakness - Declining Financial Performance
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Opportunities
Opportunity - Potential Growth Opportunities in Emerging Economies
Opportunity - Positive Outlook: e-Retailing Market
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Threats
Threat - Changing Labor Laws
Threat - Intense Competition
Threat - Counterfeit Products
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. - Key Competitors


Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
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Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Key Facts
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Key Employees
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Major Products and Services
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., History
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Other Locations
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Key Competitors
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Ratios based on current share price
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Annual Ratios
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios


Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Performance Chart (2009 - 2013)
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Ratio Charts
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