Kmart Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Oct, 2017 |    No of Pages: 18 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Kmart Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company's history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company's key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

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- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - GlobalData'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 of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.


Kmart Corporation (Kmart), a subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation, is a mass merchandising company. The company primarily offers jewelry, clothing, furniture and decor, home accessories, baby products, electronics material, appliances, fitness and sports, food and consumables, toys and games, tools and other related products. The company sells both private label and branded products. Kmart's proprietary brands include Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Smart Sense. It also offers exclusive brands of its parent company such as Kenmore, Craftsman, and DieHard. The company's operations are spread across the US, Puerto Rico and Guam. Kmart is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, the US.

Kmart Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jul 18,2017: Kmart to lay off nearly 150 workers in Ohio, including 73 in Dayton
Jun 14,2017: Kmart to lay off more than 126 employees in Watertown and Malone
Feb 01,2017: Kmart lays off more employees, nearly 800 stores affected
Jan 05,2017: 100 jobs created as Kmart prepares to open
Oct 21,2016: Toy maker suspends sales to Kmart

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Kmart Corporation - Key Facts 5
Kmart Corporation - Key Employees 6
Kmart Corporation - Major Products and Services 7
Kmart Corporation - History 9
Kmart Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 11
Head Office 11
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 11
Affiliate 11
Section 2 - Company Analysis 12
Kmart Corporation - Business Description 12
Kmart Corporation - SWOT Analysis 13
SWOT Analysis - Overview 13
Kmart Corporation - Strengths 13
Kmart Corporation - Weaknesses 14
Kmart Corporation - Opportunities 15
Kmart Corporation - Threats 16
Kmart Corporation - Key Competitors 17
Section 3 - Appendix 18
Methodology 18
About GlobalData 18
Contact Us 18
Disclaimer 18

List of Tables
Kmart Corporation, Key Facts 5
Kmart Corporation, Key Employees 6
Kmart Corporation, Major Products and Services 7
Kmart Corporation, History 9
Kmart Corporation, Affiliate 11
Kmart Corporation, Key Competitors 17

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