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Warner Music Group Corp. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Warner Music Group Corp. - 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.

Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG) is one of the world’s leading music-based content companies. It specializes in music recording and music publishing business. The company markets, distributes and licenses recorded music produced by artists in various physical formats such as CDs, vinyl and DVDs and digital formats such as streaming and downloads. WMG markets and sells recorded music through multiple channel including music specialty stores, general entertainment specialty stores, supermarkets, independent retailers and Internet, among others. The company owns and acquires rights to musical compositions, exploits and markets these compositions, and receives royalties or fees for their use. It operates through international affiliates and licensees around the world. WMG is headquartered in New York, the US.

Warner Music Group Corp. Key Recent Developments

Oct 20,2017: Warner Music Group names Mark Baker VP of Public Policy & Government Affairs
Oct 03,2017: Cameron Strang resigns from Warner Music Group board
Oct 03,2017: Warner Music Group launches new leadership at Warner Bros. Records
Sep 29,2017: Warner Music names new managing director
Sep 20,2017: Warner Music UK appoints new COO & chief transformation officer

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Section 1 - About the Company 5
Warner Music Group Corp. - Key Facts 5
Warner Music Group Corp. - Key Employees 6
Warner Music Group Corp. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Warner Music Group Corp. - Major Products and Services 10
Warner Music Group Corp. - History 11
Warner Music Group Corp. - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Company Overview 15
Warner Music Group Corp. - Business Description 15
Warner Music Group Corp. - Corporate Strategy 16
Warner Music Group Corp. - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Warner Music Group Corp. - Strengths 17
Warner Music Group Corp. - Weaknesses 18
Warner Music Group Corp. - Opportunities 19
Warner Music Group Corp. - Threats 20
Warner Music Group Corp. - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments 22
Aug 08, 2017: Warner Music Group reports net income for Q3 22
Jul 10, 2017: Warner Music announces new president of Sire Records 23
May 11, 2017: Warner Music announces leadership team for Firepit 24
May 08, 2017: Warner Music Group Q2 net income increases 25
Apr 13, 2017: WMG expands and strengthens business development team 26
Feb 07, 2017: Warner Music Group Q1 net income decreases 27
Feb 02, 2017: Warner Music names new executive vice president of press and media for Atlantic Records 28
Jan 18, 2017: Elektra Records appoints new president 29
Section 4 – Appendix 30
Methodology 30
About GlobalData 30
Contact Us 30
Disclaimer 30
List of Tables
Warner Music Group Corp., Key Facts 5
Warner Music Group Corp., Key Employees 6
Warner Music Group Corp., Key Employee Biographies 8
Warner Music Group Corp., Major Products and Services 10
Warner Music Group Corp., History 11
Warner Music Group Corp., Subsidiaries 13
Warner Music Group Corp., Key Competitors 21

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