Bic Camera Inc. (3048) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2015 |    No of Pages: 32 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Bic Camera Inc. (3048) - 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.


Bic Camera Inc. (Bic Camera) operates a chain of consumer electronics retail stores. The company offers wide range of home appliances, Audio visual product, information communications equipment, and other products. Its product portfolio includes glasses and contact lenses, cameras, televisions, vacuum cleaners, computer peripherals, software, watches, gift products, toys, sporting goods and several other items. Bic Camera also provides installation and repair services, cable TV and satellite broadcasting services, rental of display items at its shops and other such services. The company sells its merchandise through its owned stores and online through website. Bic Camera is headquartered in Toshima-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Bic Camera Inc. - Key Facts 6
Bic Camera Inc. - Key Employees 7
Bic Camera Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Bic Camera Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Bic Camera Inc. - History 11
Bic Camera Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Bic Camera Inc. - Business Description 15
Bic Camera Inc. - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
Bic Camera Inc. - Strengths 16
Strength - Comprehensive Offerings 16
Strength - Operational Performance 16
Strength - Store Network 16
Bic Camera Inc. - Weaknesses 17
Weakness - Operational Performance: Kojima 17
Bic Camera Inc. - Opportunities 18
Opportunity - New Stores 18
Opportunity - Strategic Partnerships 18
Opportunity - Growth of Online Retailing 18
Bic Camera Inc. - Threats 19
Threat - Labor shortage in Japan 19
Threat - Competiton 19
Threat - Rising Popularity of Counterfeit Goods 19
Bic Camera Inc. - Key Competitors 20
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22
Performance Chart 24
Financial Performance 24
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26
Bic Camera Inc., Recent Deals Summary 27
Section 4 – Appendix 28
Methodology 28
Ratio Definitions 28
About GlobalData 32
Contact Us 32
Disclaimer 32

List of Tables

Bic Camera Inc., Key Facts 6
Bic Camera Inc., Key Employees 7
Bic Camera Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Bic Camera Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Bic Camera Inc., History 11
Bic Camera Inc., Other Locations 13
Bic Camera Inc., Subsidiaries 13
Bic Camera Inc., Key Competitors 20
Bic Camera Inc., Ratios based on current share price 21
Bic Camera Inc., Annual Ratios 22
Bic Camera Inc., Interim Ratios 25
Bic Camera Inc., Recent Deals Summary 27
Currency Codes 28
Capital Market Ratios 28
Equity Ratios 29
Profitability Ratios 29
Cost Ratios 30
Liquidity Ratios 30
Leverage Ratios 31
Efficiency Ratios 31

List of Figures

Bic Camera Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 24
Bic Camera Inc., Ratio Charts 26

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