Movers and SHAKERS
Scores Another Impressive Quarter
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is the leading provider of gourmet and floral gifts for all occasions. For nearly 40 years, 1-800-FLOWERS® has been helping deliver smiles for customers with gifts for every occasion, including fresh flowers, premium, gift-quality fruits, and other gourmet items from Harry & David®, popcorn and specialty treats from The Popcorn Factory®; cookies and baked gifts from Cheryl’s®; premium chocolates and confections from Fannie May®; gift baskets and towers from 1-800-Baskets.com®; premium English muffins and other breakfast treats from Wolferman’s; carved fresh fruit arrangements from FruitBouquets.com; and top quality steaks and chops from Stock Yards®. The Company’s BloomNet® international floral wire service provides a broad range of quality products and value-added services designed to help professional florists grow their businesses profitably.
Michael Kupinski, Director of Research, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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Off to a good start. On the backdrop of an extraordinary year earlier quarter with 51.5% revenue growth, the company grew revenues an impressive 9% in the latest quarter. We believe that the solid revenue growth illustrates that the Covid pandemic accelerated consumer's ecommerce buying patterns. The seasonal adj. EBITDA loss of $5.3 million was roughly in line with our loss estimate of $4.9 million.
Positioned for growth. We believe that management is ahead of the curve in ensuring product supply, in anticipation of strong consumer demand. Inventories increased from $153.8 million in the year earlier quarter to $282.4 million as of September 26, 2021 ...
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