Sam's West, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Sep, 2015 |    No of Pages: 20 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Sam's West, Inc. - 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.


Sam's West, Inc. (Sam’s Club), a subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., operates members-only warehouses that offers food and non-food products through business, business plus, savings, savings plus membership options. It provides services through digital retail and merchandise transactions. Sam’s Club offerings include apparel and shoes, appliances, auto and tires, baby, books, child care and schools, cigarettes and tobacco, computers, concession needs, construction and repair, contact lenses, convenience stores, electronics and computers, furniture, gift cards, grocery, home improvement, hotel and hospitality, in clubs, janitorial and cleaning, jewelry, flowers and gifts, movies and tv, new items, office, outdoor and patio, pet care, pharmacy, health and beauty, photo, restaurant supplies, seasonal and occasions, sports and fitness, toys and video games and vending machines. It provides small business services and related products, including health care plans, legal solutions, payroll services, merchant payment processing, and travel booking. The company serves through owned, operated and third-party leased warehouses and distribution facilities. It carters to retail, industrial and commercial customers in the US and in Puerto Rico. Sam's Club is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, the US.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
Section 1 - About the Company 4
Sam's West, Inc. - Key Facts 4
Sam's West, Inc. - Key Employees 5
Sam's West, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 6
Sam's West, Inc. - Major Products and Services 7
Sam's West, Inc. - History 9
Sam's West, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 11
Head Office 11
Section 2 – Company Analysis 12
Sam's West, Inc. - Business Description 12
Sam's West, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 13
Sam's West, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 14
SWOT Analysis - Overview 14
Sam's West, Inc. - Strengths 14
Strength - Diverse Product and Service Mix 14
Strength - Operational Network 14
Sam's West, Inc. - Weaknesses 15
Weakness - Trademark Infringement 15
Weakness - Product Recall 15
Sam's West, Inc. - Opportunities 16
Opportunity - Expanding Retail Market in the US 16
Opportunity - Growth Potential in Pharmaceutical Retailing 16
Opportunity - Growth in Online Retail 16
Sam's West, Inc. - Threats 17
Threat - Governmental Regulations 17
Threat - Intense Competition 17
Threat - Increasing Manpower Costs in US 17
Sam's West, Inc. - Key Competitors 18
Sam's West, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 19
Section 3 – Appendix 20
Methodology 20
About GlobalData 20
Contact Us 20
Disclaimer 20

List of Tables

Sam's West, Inc., Key Facts 4
Sam's West, Inc., Key Employees 5
Sam's West, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 6
Sam's West, Inc., Major Products and Services 7
Sam's West, Inc., History 9
Sam's West, Inc., Key Competitors 18
Sam's West, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 19

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