Note: Revenues for privately held companies are statistical evaluations.
Laird Plastics's annual revenues are over $500 million (see exact revenue data) and has 500-1,000 employees. It is classified as operating in the Chemical & Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers industry.
Note: Laird Plastics's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Laird Plastics's Income Statement (based on Industry Averages)
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Trademark applications show the products and services that Laird Plastics is developing and marketing.
Laird Plastics'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.
NYLIFT Elevators and parts of elevators
SUPREME BRILLIANCE Print substrate, namely, transparent, opaque and translucent films for use with ink jet printers
EPP CORPORATION Manufacture of plastic parts to order and/or specification of others
Determine whether Laird Plastics grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
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industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Laird Plastics's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Laird Plastics, 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 Laird Plastics.
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 Laird Plastics 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.