Note: United Natural Foods's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
United Natural Foods has actively raised capital from investors. These investors may include private investors, venture capital firms, or other investment vehicles.
July 29, 2014
Complete list of funding rounds and total amounts in the Company Report
Trademark applications show the products and services that United Natural Foods is developing and marketing.
United Natural Foods'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.
MYUNFI providing an Internet website portal for customers and suppliers to access or update information about products and participate in the purchase and sale of such products and to interact with a distributor
LIMITLESS PANTRY online retail store services in the field of food, grocery, produce, general merchandise, personal care items and nutritional supplements, namely, an ecommerce storefront website where a retailer can link their own website to the storefront website to provide their own customers a seamless shopping experience
UNFI RETAIL SERVICES brokerage services in the field of food, grocery, produce, general merchandise, personal care items and nutritional supplements
Determine whether United Natural Foods grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
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Compare how recession-proof United Natural Foods 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 United Natural Foods's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as United Natural Foods, 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 United Natural Foods.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
Future Competition: United Natural Foods's Fastest Growing Competitors
These companies are in the same general field as United Natural Foods 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.