H. J. Heinz Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Published: December 2013

Publisher: GlobalData

Product ref: 193400

Pages: 22

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Report description

H. J. Heinz Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company’s history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company’s key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

This up-to-the-minute company report will help you to formulate strategies to drive your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.


- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.


H. J. Heinz Company (Heinz) is a food manufacturing company. The company, along with its subsidiaries, carries out the manufacture and marketing of a broad range of processed food products. Its product portfolio includes condiments and sauces, ketchup, frozen food, soups, beans and pasta meals, tuna and other seafood products, and infant food. The company’s operations span across 200 countries and it enjoys market leading position in more than 50 countries. It owns a total of 63 factories which engage in the production of food products. Heinz operates through five business segments namely, North American Consumer Products, the U.S. Foodservice, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of World.

H. J. Heinz Company Key Recent Developments

Apr 12, 2012: Heinz And IEO Form Collaboration To Promote Children's Health

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- Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research purposes. Key elements such as SWOT analysis and corporate strategy are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
- Identify potential customers and suppliers with this report’s analysis of the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services and business strategy.
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- Examine potential investment and acquisition targets with this report’s detailed insight into the company’s strategic, business and operational performance.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

Table of contents

Section 1 - About the Company
H. J. Heinz Company - Key Facts
H. J. Heinz Company - Key Employees
H. J. Heinz Company - Key Employee Biographies
H. J. Heinz Company - Major Products and Services
H. J. Heinz Company - History
H. J. Heinz Company - Company Statement
H. J. Heinz Company - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
H. J. Heinz Company - Business Description
H. J. Heinz Company - Corporate Strategy
H. J. Heinz Company - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
H. J. Heinz Company - Strengths
Strength - Sufficient Cash from Operations to Support Capex
Strength - Strong Brand Portfolio
Strength - Wide Geographic Presence
H. J. Heinz Company - Weaknesses
Weakness - Higher Operating Costs affecting Margins
Weakness - Substantial Debt Position
H. J. Heinz Company - Opportunities
Opportunity - Market Potential: Emerging Market
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Food Industry
Opportunity - Growth Prospects: US Restaurant Industry
H. J. Heinz Company - Threats
Threat - Changing Consumer Preferences
Threat - Intense Competition
Threat - Rising Manpower Cost
H. J. Heinz Company - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments
H. J. Heinz Company, Recent Developments
Apr 12, 2012: Heinz And IEO Form Collaboration To Promote Children's Health
Section 4 – Appendix
About GlobalData
Contact Us

List of Tables

H. J. Heinz Company, Key Facts
H. J. Heinz Company, Key Employees
H. J. Heinz Company, Key Employee Biographies
H. J. Heinz Company, Major Products and Services
H. J. Heinz Company, History
H. J. Heinz Company, Subsidiaries
H. J. Heinz Company, Key Competitors 20

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