Note: Appvion Operations's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Appvion Operations's Income Statement (based on Industry Averages)
$ Millions (Industry Average)
Appvion Operations Revenue (Sales)
Cost of Goods Sold
Salaries and wages
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Trademark applications show the products and services that Appvion Operations is developing and marketing.
Appvion Operations's new tradmarks suggest it is investing in R&D and marketing, while expanding into new products or markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
DURAWORX Paper, namely paper sheets and rolls for use in envelopes, business papers and statements, direct mailings and similar applications
CLEANSLATE Thermally-sensitive record materials, namely, thermally-sensitive paper, paper-like substrates, and film substrates
TRIUMPH DIGITAL THERMAL MEDIA Coated and uncoated thermal paper, namely, industrial coated and uncoated thermal paper for printing, recording, electrophotography printing, inkjet printing, UV ink printing, unprinted thermal tags and labels, coated thermal paper in fluorescent colors, synthetic thermal paper, label face stock with pressure sensitive adhesive layer
Determine whether Appvion Operations grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Appvion Operations is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Appvion Operations's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Appvion Operations, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Appvion Operations.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
These companies are in the same general field as Appvion Operations and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.