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- Who is the player?
Tesco is a British multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer with almost 7 000 stores across the United Kingdom, Ireland, Central Europe and Asia. The group is one of the biggest supermarket chains in the world by revenue and the leading supermarket retailer in the UK, with almost twice the market share of its nearest competitors (Asda and Sainsbury's). [...].
- What are the player's strategies?
While the mainstream supermarket business has found growth challenging in recent years, other retail segments have continued to thrive. As Tesco has stabilised its financial position in recent years, it has looked to expand into these areas. Its most notable move of late, completed in FY18/19, was the approx. €4.2bn acquisition of Booker, the UK's leading wholesaler. […].
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Large store network (6,993 stores in FY2018/19) and a comprehensive array of store formats […]
Deep portfolio of own brands (Finest, Exclusively at Tesco's, etc.) […]
Heavy reliance on domestic market, UK & ROI, which accounted for 82.5% of net revenues in FY2018/19 (including Tesco Bank) […]
Too many less-profitable, big format stores in store mix […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, 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.