Companies operating in the retail industry face challenges such as increased competition from e-commerce, expansion of product offerings from existing major players, and changes in consumer confidence, shopping behavior and preference since the recession. The amount of consumers' disposable income, increase in operational costs, and the ability to negotiate favorable supply contracts also impact the profitability of the Retail industry. BVA Group’s professionals have a deep understanding of the issues faced by participants in the retail industry, enabling us to provide our clients with insightful and efficient consulting regarding valuation, economic damages, and various corporate finance issues.
Below are a few representative examples of BVA professionals’ experience in the retail industry:
- BVA served as a valuation advisor to a Texas-based fine art supplier regarding an employee stock ownership plan transaction. BVA also provided consulting services and performed financial analyses related to acquisitions.
- BVA professionals performed valuation services for a company that researches, develops, and supplies authentication products and services used by retailers. BVA provided a fairness opinion, stock and option valuations, intangible asset valuation and goodwill impairment testing for financial reporting and tax purposes.
- BVA was retained as a financial advisor to a sporting goods manufacturer and distributor that owns numerous retail brands. BVA provided purchase price allocations for the company’s acquisition of three separate sporting goods manufacturers and distributors.
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