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Trans World Entertainment is a leading specialty retailer of entertainment products, including video, music, trend, electronics, video games and related products. The Company operates over 260 mall-based stores, which carry entertainment products, including video, music, trend, electronics, video games and related products. It operates over nine video-only stores under the Suncoast Motion Pictures brand, which specialize in the sale of video and related product.

TypePublic
Founded1972
HQAlbany, US
Websitetwec.com
Employee Ratings2.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)1,200
Revenue (FY, 2017)$353.5 M(+6%)
Share Price (Jun 2019)$0.4 (+31%)

Key People/Management at Trans World Entertainment

Michael Feurer

Michael Feurer

CEO
John Anderson

John Anderson

CFO
Chris Hoerenz

Chris Hoerenz

Chief Digital Officer
Bruce J. Eisenberg

Bruce J. Eisenberg

Executive Vice President of Real Estate
Steve Georghakis

Steve Georghakis

Chief Information Officer
Josh Neblett

Josh Neblett

Founder & CEO
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Trans World Entertainment Office Locations

Trans World Entertainment has offices in Albany, Spokane and New York
Albany, US (HQ)
38 Corporate Cir
New York, US
450 Lexington Ave
Spokane, US
850 E Spokane Falls Blvd #110
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Trans World Entertainment Financials and Metrics

Trans World Entertainment Revenue

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Trans World Entertainment's revenue was reported to be $353.47 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

353.5m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

134.7m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

38.1%

Net income (FY, 2017)

3.2m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(3.9m)

Market capitalization (10-Jun-2019)

12.9m

Closing stock price (10-Jun-2019)

0.4

Cash (29-Jul-2017)

14.0m
Trans World Entertainment's current market capitalization is $12.9 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

393.7m358.5m334.7m353.5m

Revenue growth, %

(1%)

Cost of goods sold

245.8m222.6m204.1m218.8m

Gross profit

147.9m135.9m130.6m134.7m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

79.8m72.5m71.9m87.2m67.5m78.0m67.9m75.7m64.3m66.3m102.0m102.5m

Cost of goods sold

49.0m43.9m43.9m54.4m40.3m47.2m41.2m44.9m37.6m39.4m65.7m67.3m

Gross profit

30.7m28.5m28.0m32.8m27.2m30.8m26.7m30.8m26.7m26.9m36.3m35.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%39%39%38%40%40%39%41%41%41%36%34%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

131.0m6.6m118.5m28.0m28.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.7m3.5m7.1m7.1m

Inventories

9.1m14.7m

Current Assets

291.0m7.4m255.2m169.3m169.3m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

86.0m79.4m82.4m90.1m91.4m102.5m74.9m90.9m78.6m4.7m15.8m14.0m

Current Assets

274.7m248.4m227.2m240.0m225.4m233.2m236.8m215.5m207.9m176.4m170.9m155.6m

PP&E

38.7m37.6m37.8m47.2m

Goodwill

5.6m6.0m5.1m4.7m5.1m5.2m5.1m39.8m39.2m39.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

2.4m2.6m3.9m6.3m3.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.6m1.6m1.9m2.2m

Inventories

(9.0k)

Accounts Payable

(1.4m)549.0k(14.1m)(4.5m)(4.5m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

(3.3m)868.0k647.0k710.0k523.0k1.2m1.0m1.6m1.9m594.0k

Depreciation and Amortization

402.0k413.0k446.0k395.0k504.0k500.0k686.0k504.0k570.0k

Accounts Payable

548.0k286.0k394.0k620.0k533.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

(25.0m)(24.8m)(20.4m)(18.1m)(12.0m)(26.2m)(8.3m)(17.0m)(30.2m)(13.9m)
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

307.4k

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Trans World Entertainment Operating Metrics

FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Stock Keeping Units (etailz)

30 k

Stores (US)

310 310 308 309 299 290 290 294 284 273

Suppliers

500 400 400
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Trans World Entertainment Revenue Breakdown

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Trans World Entertainment revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.4% from etailz and 88.6% from fye

Trans World Entertainment Online and Social Media Presence

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Trans World Entertainment News and Updates

Trans World Entertainment Corporation Comments on Mark R. Higgins’ Preliminary Proxy Statement

ALBANY, N.Y., May 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) (the “Company”) today issued the following statement regarding Mark R. Higgins’ (“Mr. Higgins”) preliminary proxy statement:

Trans World Entertainment Announces First Quarter Results

ALBANY, N.Y., May 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended May 4, 2019.

Trans World Entertainment to Host Fourth Quarter and Annual 2018 Results Conference Call

ALBANY, N.Y., March 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) announced today that it will host a teleconference call for members of the financial community on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 10:00 AM ET to discuss its press release regarding its Fourth Quarter …

Trans World Entertainment to Host Third Quarter Results Conference Call

ALBANY, N.Y., Dec. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) announced today that it will host a teleconference call for members of the financial community on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:00 AM ET to discuss its press release regarding its Third Quarte…

Trans World Entertainment Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Trans World Entertainment founded?

    Trans World Entertainment was founded in 1972.

  • Who are Trans World Entertainment key executives?

    Trans World Entertainment's key executives are Michael Feurer, John Anderson and Chris Hoerenz.

  • How many employees does Trans World Entertainment have?

    Trans World Entertainment has 1,200 employees.

  • What is Trans World Entertainment revenue?

    Latest Trans World Entertainment annual revenue is $353.5 m.

  • What is Trans World Entertainment revenue per employee?

    Latest Trans World Entertainment revenue per employee is $294.6 k.

  • Who are Trans World Entertainment competitors?

    Competitors of Trans World Entertainment include Audio Visual, hmv and Harmonix Music Systems.

  • Where is Trans World Entertainment headquarters?

    Trans World Entertainment headquarters is located at 38 Corporate Cir, Albany.

  • Where are Trans World Entertainment offices?

    Trans World Entertainment has offices in Albany, Spokane and New York.

  • How many offices does Trans World Entertainment have?

    Trans World Entertainment has 3 offices.