Tech Data Corporation

Industry: Computer Hardware

Fortune Rank: 109

Tech Data Corp. distributes microcomputer-related hardware and software products to value-added and corporate resellers, retailers and direct marketers. For the 6 months ended 7/31/05, net sales rose 5% to $9.91B. Net loss totaled $25.9M vs. an income of $65.3M. Revenues reflect higher sales in the Americas and in EMEA. Net loss reflects the inclusion of $19.3M restructuring charges, and increased interest expense.

Tech Data Corporation (Tech Data) is a provider of information technology (IT) products, logistics management and other value-added services. The Company offers various microcomputer hardware and software products, directly purchased from manufacturers and publishers in large quantities for sale to more than 90,000 value-added resellers, corporate resellers, retailers, direct marketers and Internet resellers. Tech Data provides a range of value-added customer services, including pre-sale and post-sale training and technical support, external financing options, configuration services, outbound telemarketing, marketing services and a suite of electronic commerce solutions. The Company serves its customers in more than 100 countries throughout the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean (the Americas), as well as in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Tech Data Corporation

Tech Data Corporation is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Tech Data Corporation was ranked number 109 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 109th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Tech Data Corporation achieved revenue of $22,099.90 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $180.20 million.

Tech Data Corporation's rank changes

The company's ranking in 2010 was a decline from 2009 when it was ranked 102nd on the Fortune 500. The Previous ranking was based on its 2009 revenue of $24,081 million (a change of -2 million compared to 2010) and profits of $124 million (a change of 56 million compared to 2010).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Tech Data Corporation would be ranked 328th rather than 109th due to its profits of $180 in 2010.

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