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Guitar Center, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Guitar Center, 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.

Guitar Center, Inc. (Guitar Center), a subsidiary of Ares Management LLC, is a retailer of musical instruments and related products. The company’s product portfolio comprises guitars, basses, amplifiers, keyboards, workstations, drums, percussion, microphones, PA systems, DJ equipment, stage lighting, recording software, studio gear. It also offers services such as technical product information, sales and service, order confirmations by a live person and a musician-based staff providing after-sale support. Guitar Center also merchandise its products online through e-commerce portal, The company also operates contact centers in Salt Lake City, Utah; and Indianapolis, Indiana; and a distribution facility in Kansas City, Missouri. Guitar Center is headquartered in Westlake Village, California, the US.

Guitar Center, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Mar 21,2018: Guitar Center Names Donny Gruendler Vice President of Music Education
Aug 14,2017: Guitar Center appoints new senior vice president

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Section 1 - About the Company
Guitar Center, Inc. - Key Facts
Guitar Center, Inc. - Key Employees
Guitar Center, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
Guitar Center, Inc. - Major Products and Services
Guitar Center, Inc. - History
Guitar Center, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Guitar Center, Inc. - Business Description
Guitar Center, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Guitar Center, Inc. - Strengths
Guitar Center, Inc. - Weaknesses
Guitar Center, Inc. - Opportunities
Guitar Center, Inc. - Threats
Guitar Center, Inc. - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments
Mar 21, 2018: Guitar Center Names Donny Gruendler Vice President of Music Education
Section 4 – Appendix
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Guitar Center, Inc., Key Facts
Guitar Center, Inc., Key Employees
Guitar Center, Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Guitar Center, Inc., Major Products and Services
Guitar Center, Inc., History
Guitar Center, Inc., Other Locations
Guitar Center, Inc., Subsidiaries
Guitar Center, Inc., Key Competitors

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