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Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) - Industry Report

Plimsoll’s Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) analysis is the most definitive and accurate study of the Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) sector in 2017.
The report is split into two sections and uses both a written and graphical analysis – analysing the 1170 largest Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) companies.
The Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) report contains the most-up-to-date financial data and Plimsoll applies these figures to create their unique and authoritative analysis.
Indeed, the first section thoroughly scrutinises the market and this section includes the following:
• Best Trading Partners: These are companies that are winning in both sales and financial strength – for example BUY IT DIRECT LTD has been ranked as a best trading partner in the industry.
• Sales Growth Analysis: This section reviews the fastest growing and fastest shrinking company – for example HEALTH COUNTER LTD is among the fastest growing.
• Profit Analysis – Analysis of gross profit and pre-tax profit over the last ten years and a profitability summary comparing profits in the industry against small, medium and large companies.
• Market Size: Based on the largest 1170 companies, this is a comparison between last year's market size and the most current figure (This year the market has increased by 2.4%).
• Rankings: The top 50 companies ranked by: Market Share, Sales Growth, Gross Profit and Pre-tax Profit.
The next section focuses on company analysis and provides an in-depth analysis of the largest companies within the Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) industry.
Each business is analysed using Plimsoll’s unequivocal model and culminates in the production of the Plimsoll Chart. The Plimsoll Model uses a series of charts to graphically analyse an individual company and measure its ability to achieve sales growth while maintaining financial strength.
The Plimsoll Chart is a quick and dependable method of analysing a company’s financial well-being. It’s simple to understand: a rising line is good news and a falling line is bad news.
Therefore, this company analysis will tell you if a company is:
• Strong or heading for failure
• Utilising their investments
• Becoming burdened by debt
• Getting the most from their resources
The Plimsoll Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) analysis also provides you with full business name and address, name and ages of directors and registration address.

Plimsoll Publishing’s Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) Analysis provides a detailed overview of the Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 1170 companies, including PENTLAND GROUP PLC, ASOS PLC and RIVER ISLAND CLOTHING CO. LTD.

This report covers activities such as mail order, clothing, online, equipment, wholesale and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years.

Plimsoll Publishing’s latest Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) analysis is ideal for anyone wanting to:

• See the market leaders
• Identify companies heading for failure
• Seek out the most attractive acquisition
• Analyse industry trends
• Benchmark their own financial performance

Using Plimsoll’s exclusive methodology, a quick glance of this Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) report will tell you that 177 companies have a declining Plimsoll financial rating, while 80 have shown good sales growth.

Each of the largest 1170 companies is meticulously scrutinised in an individual assessment and is analysed using the most up-to-date and current financial data.

Every business is examined on the following features:

• The Plimsoll Chart: A graphical assessment of a company’s financial performance
• An independent financial valuation
• Acquisition attractiveness - outlining a firm's takeover attractiveness
• Four year assessment of the profit/loss and balance sheet
• A written summary highlighting key performance issues

Subsequently, you will receive a thorough 100-page market analysis highlighting the latest changes in the Mail Order & Online Shopping (UK) market.

This section includes:

• Best Trading Partners
• Sales Growth Analysis
• Profit Analysis
• Market Size
• Rankings

Established in 1987, Plimsoll provides busy managers with a set of tools to monitor the financial welfare of their company, their rivals, or those they wish to acquire. The reports are used to assess the attractiveness of potential acquisitions, gain better understanding of a market and identify sound companies with whom to trade.


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