Lenovo SWOT Analysis 2019

Read a Detailed SWOT Analysis of Lenovo for 2019 Lenovo is  a leading personal computing brand based in China that has achieved fast growth within a small period. Apart from impressive growth in market share, Lenovo has also seen its revenue growing faster. In FY 2018-19, its net revenue grew above $50 billion for the first … Read more

Apple CSR and Sustainability

INTRODUCTION Apple is a leading innovator and a world leader in the field of technology. Its market cap has hit $1 Trillion again in May and September 2019. However, there is more good news from Apple including the progress it has made in CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and sustainability. Whether it is manufacturing or supply … Read more

Apple Resources and Capabilities

Apple is a leading technology brand founded by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. The company is famous around the globe for its matchless technology and products like Mac and iPhone. However, apart from its highly attractive and popular products, Apple is best known for its great marketing. The company brought several market leading products like … Read more

Apple Revenue from Services

Apple Revenue from Services & Other products 2013-2018 The following table shows the revenue of Apple Inc from services and other products from 2013 to 2018. Sums are in millions. Year/Revenue Services (Millions) Other Products ($Mn) 2018 $39,748 M $17,381 M 2017 $29,980 M $12,863 M 2016 $24,348 M $11,132 M 2015 $19,909 M $10,067 … Read more

Apple Inc Revenue from United States

Apple Revenue from United States Market 2001-2018 The following table shows the revenue of Apple Inc from United States market from 2001-2018. Sums are in millions. Year US Revenue (Millions) 2018 $98,061 M 2017 $84,339 M 2016 $75,667 M 2015 $81,732 M 2014 $68,909 M 2013 $66,197 M 2012 $60,949 M 2011 $41,812 M 2010 … Read more

Apple Sources of Competitive Advantage

Apple Sources of Competitive Advantage   Apple, the leading technology brand and the maker of iPhone and Mac was founded in1976 by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. In 2018, the brand touched a market valuation of 1 Trillion dollars. However, within two years, the market cap of Apple has continued to surge upwards faster. In … Read more

Apple Social Media Marketing Strategy

A fresh look at social media marketing strategy of Apple All the large brands are using social media to achieve their business and marketing objectives. One social media account has become a multipurpose solution for many branding and marketing related needs. Businesses are using their social media accounts to connect with their customers, run their … Read more

Competitors of Hewlett Packard (HP)

Who are HP’s (Hewlett Packard) competitors? HP (Hewlett Packard)  is a market leading brand of Personal Computers, laptops and other computing related products. It was founded in 1939 through a partnership between William R Hewlett and David Packard. Later, the brand was incorporated in 1947. Apart from computing and other access devices, HP  sells imaging … Read more

HP Strategic Analysis

HP Strategic Analysis HP (Hewlett Packard)  is a market leading brand of personal computers and laptops. It came into being in 1939 through a partnership between William R Hewlett and David Packard. The brand was incorporated in 1947. Apart from computing and other access devices, the brand also sells imaging and printing products as well … Read more

HP Revenue from Personal Systems & Printing

HP Revenue from Personal Systems & Printing 2008-2017   The following table presents the revenue HP has earned from the sales of personal systems & Printing equipment from 2008 to 2017. [table id=235 /] The following table presents the revenue HP has earned from the sales of Notebooks, desktops and workstations from 2008 to 2017. … Read more

HP Revenue from United States

Hewlett Packard (HP) Revenue from United States 2009-2017 [table id=234 /] This table presents the revenue of Hewlett Packard Inc from United States from 2009-2017. HP is  a leading provider of PC and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions and services. The brand has a large customer base globally. It … Read more

Number of employees at HP (Hewlett Packard)

Number of employees at Hewlett Packard (HP) 2005-2017 [table id=231 /] The following table presents the number of employees having worked for HP (Hewlett Packard) from 2005 to 2017. The number of employees working for HP remained 49000 for the previous two years (2017 & 16). HP is  a leading provider of PC and other … Read more

Advertising costs of HP

Hewlett Packard (HP) Advertising costs 2003-2017 [table id=232 /] HP is  a leading provider of PC and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions and services. The brand has a large customer base globally. It sells to individual customers, SMEs, large enterprises, government customers as well as health and education sectors. … Read more

HP R&D costs

Research and Development costs of Hewlett Packard (HP) 2002-2017 [table id=230 /] The table above includes the research and development costs of HP Inc from 2014 to 2017 and that of HP Inc and its subsidiaries from  2002-2015. Hewlett Packard and Hewlett Packard Enterprises  separated in 2015. HP is  a leading provider of PC and … Read more

Net Earnings of HP

Hewlett Packard Net Earnings 2002-2017 [table id=229 /] (The table above includes the Net Earnings of HP Inc from 2002 to 2017 in million dollars.) HP is  a leading provider of PC and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions and services. The brand has a large customer base globally. It … Read more

HP (Hewlett Packard Inc) Net Revenue

Net Revenue of HP (Hewlett Packard Inc 1997-2017) [table id=228 /] (The table above includes the revenues of HP Inc from 2012 to 2017 in million dollars (2nd row) & Hewlett Packard & Subsidiaries from 1997 – 2015. HP Inc. & HPE separated in 2015. ) HP is  a leading provider of PC and other … Read more

Apple SWOT Analysis 2018

SWOT Analysis of Apple 2018 #INTRODUCTION: Apple is an innovative technology brand that enjoys very high level of popularity globally. It is a major player in the laptop as well as smartphone industry. While the laptop industry saw a slowdown in the recent years, the smartphone industry has kept growing faster. The newest release from … Read more

List of Apple Suppliers

Who are the suppliers of Apple company? Apple has  large & global supply chain that is populated mostly by Asian suppliers. A very large part of its supply chain is located in China and other Asian countries including Japan, Malaysia, Philippines & Taiwan. This is a list of main 200 suppliers of Apple including component … Read more

Strategic Analysis of Apple

Apple Strategic Analysis Apple is well known as  technology giant and an innovative company that  has brought several superhit products to the market including iPod, iPad and Mac. The company has made a strong return in the recent years. While the computing industry has been seeing a decline in the recent years, in 2017 and … Read more

Who are the competitors of Apple

Who are the main competitors of  Apple Inc? Apple is a leading name in the technology industry and the most formidable competitor for technology giants like Microsoft, Google and Amazon. The brand is ruling the business world even after the passing away of Steve Jobs.  With market value around 800 Billion dollars, Apple is at … Read more

Who are the competitors of Dr Pepper Snapple

Main Competitors of Dr Pepper Snapple Pepper Snapple has a large product portfolio of more than 50 refreshing brands. These brands include carbonated soft drinks, juices, teas, mixers, waters and other beverages. Pepper Snapple is a major competitor of Pepsico and Coca Cola in the US market. Its 2017 revenue was 6.4 billion dollars of … Read more

Apple’s staff size

Number of Apple Employees 2000-2018 YEAR Apple Employees 2000 8,568 2001 9,603 2002 10,211 2003 10,912 2004 11,695 2005 14,800 2006 17,787 2007 21,600 2008 32,000 2009 34,300 2010 46,600 2011 60,400 2012 72,800 2013 80,300 2014 92,600 2015 110,000 2016 116,000 2017 123,000 2018 132,000 Apple is known as one of the leaders in … Read more

Apple Research and Development Expenses

Research and Development Expenses of Apple 2000 -2018 The following table shows the net income of Apple Inc from 2000 to 2018. The sums are in millions.  Year R&D Expenses ($mn) 2018 $14,236 2017 $11,581 2016 $10,045 2015 $8,067 2014 $6,041 2013 $4,475 2012 $3,381 2011 $2,429 2010 $1,782 2009 $1,333 2008 $1,109 2007 $782 … Read more