Revenue Essay Topics

Dominos Pizza

Domino’s Pizza experienced a decrease in revenue of 16. 3% from year-end 2005 through the year-end 2009. It is true that the economic recession was partly at blame. However, the enterprise suffered from a negative reputation in the marketplace. Domino’s Pizza delivered pizzas that did not quite meet the demands of consumer taste. Their costumers… View Article

Mountain Man Beer Company

Mr. Prangel as we all know Mountain Man Beer Company has been in the market over eight decades; manufacturing a beer known for its authenticity, quality and toughness. In all these years we have seen many regional breweries vanished by fatal decisions. Mountain Man Beer Company is still standing strong in the market, yet it… View Article

Boston Beer Company

Address the following questions in a 4-5 page write-up of the Boston Beer Company Case to explore the issue of Initial Public Offerings. 1) What do you think of Boston Beer’s business model relative to the traditional beer companies’ business model? Relative to Redhook and Pete’s? (Hint: consider their brewing, production, distribution, marketing strategies. How… View Article

Worldcom’s Whistleblower

Introduction: What began as a routine internal audit, transformed into the largest accounting manipulation of all time. Worldcom, a leading telecommunications company built from over 70 acquisitions, found itself ranked at the top of its class for illegal and creative accounting practices. Worldcom leaders successfully managed to erode the company market value from $180 billion… View Article

Ecommerce Model of Groupon

1. Introduction As dynamic pricing mechanism been introduced, buyers and sellers can negotiate product prices in the market as well as the e-commerce market. Group-buying was appeared in the mid-1990s, and been popular in recent ten years as a business-to-consumer (B2C) transaction. Group buying, means provides products and services with deep low prices if buyers… View Article

EEI Corporation (EEI)

EEI Corporation (EEI) was incorporated on April 17, 1931 as a machinery and mills supply house for the mining industry. The Company eventually expanded into provisioning construction services and a broader range of industrial machinery and systems. EEI is a member of the Yuchengco Group of Companies, a conglomerate with interests in banking, financial services… View Article

Blockbuster/Netflix Case Analysis

Introduction In this memorandum, I will analyze the competitive environment that Blockbuster and Netflix faced, state the key income statement and balance sheet accounts for each firm and use ratios (including DuPont model) to draw comparisons between the two firms in 2008. Competitive Environment Blockbuster is an American-based chain of VHS, DVD, Blu-Ray, and video… View Article

Revenue and Philippine Long Distance

Mission 1. To provide help and support to those who need it in our areas of strength and competency. 2. To facilitate the empowerment of the Filipino people through the utilization of information and communications technology 3. To extend products and services to people, reaching out above all to those who cannot afford it. 4…. View Article

Summary of IAS 18

Revenue: the gross inflow of economic benefits (cash, receivables, other assets) arising from the ordinary operating activities of an entity (such as sales of goods, sales of services, interest, royalties, and dividends). [IAS 18.7] Measurement of Revenue Revenue should be measured at the fair value of the consideration received or receivable. [IAS 18.9] An exchange… View Article

The Body Shop

Case 8 The Body Shop International PLC reviews some of the company decisions and history leading up to 2001. In the 1990’s, The Body Shop was growing at 20% annually. Similar to any company experiencing rapid growth, The Body Shop’s growth numbers slowed down to 8%. The slowdown was primarily due to increased competition in… View Article

Strategic Plan, Part Iii: Balanced Scorecard

A Balanced Scorecard is, “A set of four measures directly linked to a company’s strategy: financial performance, customer knowledge, internal business processes, and learning and growth” (Pearce & Robinson, 2009, p. 202). Healthy Place needs to develop a balanced scorecard in order to assist in defining the company’s mission, values, vision, and SWOTT analysis. Herein,… View Article

Revenue Generation in Local Government Councils in Nigeria

Local governments are potentially very important for Nigeria as they play a significant role in generating revenue and encouraging civil involvement, as well as creating a visible link between taxes and service delivery. The increasing cost of running government coupled with dwindling revenue has left various local governments in Nigeria with formulating strategies to improve… View Article

Clean Edge Razor Splitting Hairs in Product Positioning

Paramount’s newest non-disposable razor, Clean Edge, has brought a new hope for the company whose other products are either on the mature stage of product life cycle or on the declining stage. Clean Edge’s improved design provides superior performance and hence the top management is extremely excited. They need to come up with a marketing… View Article

Stamps.com beats up the U.S. Postal

When Stamps.com /quotes/zigman/92950/quotes/nls/stmp STMP +3.68% announced earnings on Oct. 25, the company didn’t just deliver a great performance. It delivered a rebuke to a lot of people who think the company is a left-over dot-com dinosaur. Some of these detractors are short-sellers who have sold short nearly 6% of Stamps.com’s outstanding shares. But like another… View Article

Research Success Assignment

Leon’s furniture is ranked number two hundred and ten on the globe and mail’s report on business top 1000, earning a profit of $56,666. The focus of this report will be on the financial position of Leon’s furniture. For any business, the financial position of the company will be viewed by both internal and external… View Article

E-Ticket Revenue

In as little as ten years, the concept of e-tickets has revolutionized travel especially in the airline industry. In it basic use, the customer through either the internet or over the phone can select an airline, the flight and the date of departure and/or arrival. The customer will receive a confirmation number to present at… View Article

Financial Analysts Questions

Technical Questions 1. Can you explain quarterly forecasting, updating revenue and expense models? 2. What projects have you implemented these skills? 3. In conjunction with these projects how do you execute input of detailed plans and forecast into the financial systems? 4. Describe how you coordinate plan transfers. 5. Are you familiar with creating daily… View Article

Jones Electrical

Jones Electrical Distribution is a small company involved in wholesales of electrical devices and appliances. Even though Jones Electrical has been able to turn a profit over the past few years, they have noticed a shortage of cash when attempting to take advantage of trade discounts. Their current bank is unable to extend financing over… View Article

Benchmarking for Performance Evaluation

IntroductIon In September 2004, Wendy Wiley, the Northlake Bookstore manager, was considering the implications of a shocking development. For the first time in her seven years as the Bookstore manager, textbook sales for this fall had decreased from the prior fall sales. The sales decrease was approximately $180,000, or 3% of annual textbook sales. Wendy… View Article

Mystic Monk Coffee Case Analysis

Mystic Monk Coffee is a company established by Father Daniel Mary, the Prior of the Carmelite Order of monks in Clark, Wyoming. The monks are a group of 13 living in a small home. Coffee sales are used to support the brotherhood and to eventually prepare for expansion of the order. Coffee is produced using… View Article

Bylaws of Natural Health

Section 1: Membership shall consist only of the Director/President, Jason Wilson. ARTICLE III – AMENDMENTS Section 1: These Bylaws may be amended when necessary. ARTICLE VI Restrictions on Actions 1. All the assets and earnings of the Corporation shall be used exclusively for its exempt purposes, including the payment of expenses incidental thereto. No part… View Article

Jot Case Study

There is a large number of companies of various sizes which design and sell toys to retailers globally. Most toy companies outsource the manufacture of their toys and currently 86% of the world’s toys are manufactured in China. Most of the rest of the world’s toys are manufactured in other Asian countries, with only low… View Article

Kingsford Charcoal Case Brief

Clorox Corporation depends upon Kingsford Charcoal as an important revenue (9% in 2000) and net income contributor in the product portfolio. Since the 1980’s Kingsford had enjoyed steady 1-3% growth, but summer 2000 revenue was expected to fall short of forecast. The Kingsford brand managers took on a challenge to assess and propose solutions to… View Article

Financial Ratio Analysis: Daimler Group and Bmw Group

Abstract In this report, we calculate and compare the financial performance between Daimler Group and BMW Group in two financial years 2010-2011. The objective is to analyse the financial performance of both groups and identify our company’s position, thus suggesting the potential areas for improvement for our company. I) Introduction In this report, we analyse… View Article

Asher Farms Case

1 and 2) Political: The tax rates on the products would effect the costs for the company and be reflected in the income statement. Economic: The demand of an inferior meet like chicken to beef could potential improve revenue. Chickens would be easy to care for and keep costs a little lower compared to cattle…. View Article

Mystic Monk Coffee

Introduction Mystic Monk coffee company is a cloistered monastic environment where monks from the Carmelite monastery of Clark, Wyoming spend their daily manual labour hours roasting coffee (Thompson, 2012, pg. 420). The monks are a religious sect of the Catholic church and are fully dedicated to their religious and spiritual side, which requires most of… View Article

Profit and Loss Statement Paper

Before beginning, it should be noted that although this project is to be for a Profit and Loss (P&L) Statement, only an Income Statement is available at the Kudler Fine Foods website (Apollo Group, 2011). However, Income Statements and P&L Statements are, for all intents and purposes, the same thing. With that said, it cannot… View Article

Complaint for Injunctive Relief

Summary 1. From at least the fourth quarter of 1996 through at least the second quarter of 2000, Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. (“L&H” or “Defendant”) engaged in a variety of undisclosed and deceptive transactions to inflate L&H’s reported income and, consequently, the price of its stock. These deceptive transactions included guaranteed and conditional… View Article

Fedex Forecast

A forecast is a quantifiable estimate of future demand. Forecasting in business is the process of estimating the future demand for out products and services. Financial statement forecasting allows organizations to evaluate their current operating performance, review the situation of the economy and determine how they will perform in the future. Forecasting is a key… View Article

Rosewood Hotels: Case Study

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts (Rosewood) is an organization that owns and manages a number of boutique and high end properties. However, each location is not tied to the Rosewood name in any way and is currently perceived and marketed as not being part of a “chain” but closely tied with its locale. Now, senior management… View Article