Company VF Corporation
Country United States
Email irrequest@vfc.com
Telephone +1 (336) 424 60 00
Market Segment Bridge
Core Business Active Wear

The North Face Financial Report 2018

 
 

VF Corporation Financial Report

Income Statement Trend

Total Revenue

It includes the overall revenue of the company, considering not only the sales of finished goods, but all of the sources of the company income.

Operating Margin

Also known as ROS - Return on Sales, it measures the percentage of sales revenue that gets 'returned' to the company as net profits after all the related costs of the activity are deducted. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

Net Profitability

It's a measure of a company's overall profitability, i.e. how much of its sales are converting to profit. The value given is the amount of sales needed to generate one currency unit of post tax profit. Negative values mean that the company has a negative level of post tax profit. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

Profit Ratio

It's a key measure of success. The profit ratio measures the amount of profit generated by each single currency unit of sales. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

Income Statement Highlights

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Balance Sheet Highlights

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Official Websites

The North Face website
The North Face ecommerce

Official Social Media

Brand Description

Establishment

Year
1968
City
San Francisco
Country
United States

Founder

Douglas Tompkins
Kenneth "Hap" Klopp

Designer

Unknown

Profile

The North Face, Inc. is an American outdoor product company specializing in outerwear, fleece, coats, shirts, footwear, and equipment such as backpacks, tents, and sleeping bags. Its wilderness chic clothing and equipment lines are catered towards college students, climbers, mountaineers, skiers, snowboarders, hikers, and endurance athletes. The company sponsors professional athletes from the worlds of running, climbing, skiing and snowboarding.
The North Face brand was established in 1968 by Douglas Tompkins and Kenneth "Hap" Klopp, in San Francisco who renamed a San Francisco climbing equipment retail store they'd founded two years earlier. The north face of a mountain in the northern hemisphere is generally the coldest, iciest and most formidable route to climb. For a time the store offered only highly selected merchandize targeted to climbers and backpackers. By the 1980s, skiwear was added, followed by camping equipment.
Today, The North Face is a wholly owned subsidiary of the VF Corporation. Its headquarters is in Alameda, California, co-located with its corporate sibling, JanSport. In 2007, JanSport was the world's largest backpack maker; combined, the two manufactured nearly half of all small backpacks sold in the United States.

Business Strategy

Market Positioning

Bridge

Core Business

Active Wear

Target

Men
Women
Kids

Product Categories

Accessories
Active Wear
Apparel
Bags
Shoes
 

VF Corporation profile

Name VF Corporation
Website vfc.com
Country United States
VAT Number n.a.
Telephone +1 336 424 6000
Fax +1 336 424 7668
Date of foundation 1899
Type of Company Listed

Headquarters

105 Corporate Center Blvd.27408 - Greensboro, North Carolina

Ownership (Top Shareholders)

PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP,INC: 19.65%
CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS: 7.17%
FMR LLC: 4.90%
THE VANGUARD GROUP,INC: 3.74%
STATE STREET CORPORATION: 3.46%
JP MORGAN CHASE&COMPANY: 2.39%
BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS: 2.11%
CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS: 1.99%
NORTHERN TRUST CORPORATION 1.97%
BLACKROCK INSTITUTIONAL TRUST COMPANY N.A.: 1.92%
WASHINGTON MUTUAL INVESTORS FUND 4.62%

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