Avon Rubber p.l.c. (AVON) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the companys businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the companys key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.
The profile contains critical company information including:
- Business description A detailed description of the companys operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy Analysts summarization of the companys business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis A detailed analysis of the companys 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 and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Avon Rubber p.l.c (Avon) manufactures and distributes specialty products. It designs, tests and produces a wide range of products for respiratory protection, defense and dairy markets. The company offers dairy liners, tubes, paper handling rolls, fuser rolls, aerosol gaskets and seals for dairy industry and tank pads, marine products, respirators, storage tanks and escape hoods for defense industry. In addition, the company also manufactures chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear protective masks for the police and emergency service members. It also offers self-contained breathing apparatus for the fire services. The company has manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin, Mississippi, Georgia and Baltimore in the US and Wiltshire in the UK. Avon is headquartered at Wiltshire, the UK.
The companys strategy has been to expand its Protection and Defence business and develop and sustain its Diary operation. Avon diary brand Milk-Rite product holds a strong presence in the US market and is expanding its operations across China, India and Eastern European countries. It intends to grow its Protection and Defence business through its partnerships with national distributors to expand its market in North America.
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List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Key Facts 6
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Key Employees 7
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Major Products and Services 9
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - History 10
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Company Statement 13
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Locations And Subsidiaries 16
Head Office 16
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16
Section 2 Company Analysis 18
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Business Description 18
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Corporate Strategy 19
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - SWOT Analysis 20
SWOT Analysis - Overview 20
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Strengths 20
Strength - Diverse Markets 20
Strength - Strong Research and Development 20
Strength - Increasing Profitability 20
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Weaknesses 21
Weakness - Limited Geographical presence 21
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Opportunities 22
Opportunity - Expansion Initiatives 22
Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Dairy Products 22
Opportunity - Emerging Markets 22
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Threats 23
Threat - Competition 23
Threat - Environmental Regulations 23
Threat - Volatility in Raw Material Prices 23
Avon Rubber p.l.c. - Key Competitors 24
Section 3 Company Financial Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 28
Financial Performance 28
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30
Section 4 Appendix 31
Ratio Definitions 31
About GlobalData 35
Contact Us 35
List Of Tables
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Key Facts 6
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Key Employees 7
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Key Employee Biographies 8
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Major Products and Services 9
Avon Rubber p.l.c., History 10
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Other Locations 16
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Subsidiaries 16
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Key Competitors 24
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Ratios based on current share price 25
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Annual Ratios 26
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Interim Ratios 29
Currency Codes 31
Capital Market Ratios 31
Equity Ratios 32
Profitability Ratios 32
Cost Ratios 33
Liquidity Ratios 33
Leverage Ratios 34
Efficiency Ratios 34
List Of Figures
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 28
Avon Rubber p.l.c., Ratio Charts 30