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- Who is the player?
Kering, previously known as Pinault-Printemps-Redoute (PPR) is a French multinational company founded in 1963 and headquartered in Paris, France. It mostly engages in the design, manufacturing and marketing of luxury goods products, including apparels, accessories, perfumes and cosmetics, though its wide portfolio of well-known luxury brands such as Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent. [...]
- What are the player's strategies?
Over the last few years, Kering has demonstrated its desire to concentrate its activities and operations on the high-margin luxury market, to improve its global performances. The global luxury market has indeed experienced high growth rates in recent years (+5.0% over 2016-2017, according to the management consulting firm Bain & Company), and Kering, which owns a wide range of well-known luxury brands, such as Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, aims to tap into this high potential segment. […]
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Large portfolio of of well-known luxury brands such as Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, fostering brand loyalty.
Great financial performance over the last few years, with revenues increasing at an average annual growth rate of 12,5% between 2013 and 2017. […]
Strong dependency on the leather goods market, since the sale of those products accounted for 52.0% of the company's total luxury sales in 2016. […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators included in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Luxury sales by product type, Number of luxury stores, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.