Note: Core-Mark International's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Core-Mark International's Income Statement (based on Industry Averages)
$ Millions (Industry Average)
Core-Mark International Revenue (Sales)
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Trademark applications show the products and services that Core-Mark International is developing and marketing.
Core-Mark International'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.
CORE-MARK CURATED Business consulting services for start-up businesses and emerging brands in the field of convenience store distribution
ARCADIA BAY GOURMET BAKERY Fresh bakery products
ARCADIA BAY COFFEE CO. Coffee and tea cups; coffee and tea mugs; insulated hot beverage travel containers
Determine whether Core-Mark International 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 Core-Mark International is relative to the industry overall.
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industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Core-Mark International's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Core-Mark International, 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 Core-Mark International.
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 Core-Mark International 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.