SWOT Analysis

February 2009
Del Monte Foods Company SWOT Analysis;Feb2009, p1
SWOT Analysis
The article provides an analysis of the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) against Del Monte Foods Co., producer, distributor and marketer of packaged fruits and vegetables based in San Francisco, California. Del Monte's research and development (R&D) capabilities is identified as one of its strengths, with R&D expenditure at $24.8 million in fiscal year (FY)2008. It predicts the positive impact of declining fuel prices on fuel costs for the company and notes the threat posed by collective bargaining agreements.


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