Apple’s R&D costs grew in 2021 compared to previous fiscal

2021 has proved to be a wonderful year for Apple Inc. The base of active installed Apple devices has grown past 1.65 billion, which includes 1 billion iPhones. Apart from that, the company is also enjoying solid growth in revenue and profits in the latest fiscal. Known to be one of the most innovative brands … Read more

Gross Profit of Lenovo Group

Lenovo group Limited Gross Profit 2003-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year Gross Profit ($mn) 2018/19 $7,371 2017/18 $6,272  2016/17 $6,106  2015/16 $6,624  2014/15 $6,682  2013/14 $5,064  2012/13 $4,427  2011/12 $3,446  2010/11 $2,364  2009/10 $1,790  2008/09 $1,797  2007/08 $2,450  2006/07 $1,887  2005/06 $1,718  2004/05 $315  2003/04 $345  2002/03 $336  Gross profit of Lenovo Group Limited grew … Read more

Lenovo Research & Development (R&D) Expenses

Research & Development (R&D) Expenses of Lenovo Group 2003-18 Amounts are in $millions. Year R&D Costs ($mn) 2018/19 $1,266 2017/18 $1,274  2016/17 $1,362  2015/16 $1,491  2014/15 $1,221  2013/14 $732  2012/13 $624  2011/12 $453  2010/11 $303  2009/10 $214  2008/09 $220  2007/08 $230  2006/07 $196  2005/06 $165  2004/05 $28  2003/04 $49  2002/03 $40  Lenovo’s research and development … Read more

Number of Employees at Lenovo Group

Lenovo group Number of Employees 2006-2018 Year Employees 2018/19 57,000 2017/18 54,000 2016/17 52,000 2015/16 60,000 2014/15 60,000 2013/14 54000 2012/13 35,026 2011/12 27000 2010/11 27,039 2009/10 22,205 2008/09 22,511 2007/08 23,111 2006/07 25,100 2005/06 19,500 Number of employees at Lenovo group increased to more than 57000 in 2018/19 from more than 54,000 in FY … Read more

Advertising expenses of Lenovo group

Lenovo Group Advertising and Promotions Expenses 2014-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year Advertising expenses ($mn) 2018/19 $707.7 2017/18 $842.4  2016/17 $888.9  2015/16 $726.2  2014/15 $675.8  2013/14 $554.4  The advertising and promotions expenses of Lenovo group limited were $707 million in FY 2018/19 compared to $842 million in FY 2017/18.

Geographical revenue of Lenovo group Limited

Lenovo Group Geographical Revenue 2009-2018. Amounts are in $millions.  Fiscal Year China Asia Pacific EMEA Americas 2018/19 $12,357.5 $9764.5 $12,502.5 $16,413.5 2017/18 $11,525  $7,156  $12,482  $14,186  2016/17 $11,795  $7,012  $11,187  $13,041  2015/16 $12,359  $7,155  $11,795  $13,604  2014/15 $14,700  $6,549  $12,803  $12,243  2013/14 $14,726  $6,163  $9,581  $8,238  2012/13 $14,539  $5,517  $7,535  $6,283  2011/12 $12,395  $6,296  2010/11 … Read more

Lenovo revenue from China

China Revenue of Lenovo Group LImited 2008-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year China Revenue ($mn) 2018/19 $12,357.5 2017/18 $11,525  2016/17 $11,795  2015/16 $12,359  2014/15 $14,700  2013/14 $14,726  2012/13 $14,539  2011/12 $12,395  2010/11 $10,015  2009/10 $7,892  2008/09 $6,224  The revenue of Lenovo from China increased to $12.4 billion in fiscal 2018/19 from $11.5 billion in fiscal … Read more

Lenovo revenue by Product category

Lenovo Revenue by Product Category 2015-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year IDG  DCG 2018/19  $45,013.4 $6,024.6  2017/18  $40,955.6 $4,394.4  In FY 2018/19, the company comobined its PCSD (PC and Smart Device Group) and MBG (Mobile Business group) groups to make the IDG (Intelligent Devices Group) group.  Year PCSD   DCG MBG   Others 2017/18 $32,379 M $4,394 … Read more

Selling & Distribution Expenses of Lenovo

Lenovo Selling & Distribution Expenses 2005-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year Selling & Distribution Expenses ($mn) 2018/19 $        2,658 2017/18  $       2,833  2016/17  $       2,681  2015/16  $       2,373  2014/15  $       2,302  2013/14  $       1,900  2012/13  $   … Read more

Lenovo Group EBITDA

EBITDA of Lenovo Group Limited 2003-2018 Amounts are in $millions. Year EBITDA ($mn) 2018/19 $         2,191 2017/18  $       1,325  2016/17  $       1,581   2015/16  $          838  2014/15  $       1,715  2013/14  $       1,365  2012/13  $       … Read more

Best Buy Net Revenues.

Net revenue of Best Buy 2003-2021. Dollar amounts are in millions. Year Revenue ($ Mn) 2021 $47,262 2020 $43,638 2019 $ 42,879  2018. $ 42,151 2017. $ 39,403 2016. $ 39,528 2015. $ 40,339 2014. $ 40,611 2013. $ 38,252 2012. $ 43,426 2011. $ 42,683 2010. $ 43,799 2009. $ 44,737 2008. $ 39,892 … Read more

Best Buy Net Earnings

Net earnings of Best Buy 2003-2021 Amounts are in $millions. Year. Net Earnings (Millions). 2021 $1,798 2020 $1,541 2019 $ 1,464 2018 $ 1000 2017 $ 1,228 2016 $ 897 2015 $ 1,235 2014 $ 523 2013 $ -441 2012 $ -1,231 2011 $ 1,277 2010 $ 1,317 2009 $ 1,003 2008 $ 1,407 2007 … Read more

Advertising expenses of Best Buy

Best Buy Advertising Expenses 2005-2021 Amounts are in $millions. Year. Advertising costs (Millions) 2021 $819 2020 $840 2019 $777 2018 $776 2017 $743 2016 $742 2015 $711 2014 $757 2013 $703 2012 $828 2011 $862 2010 $709 2009 $765 2008 $684 2007 $692 2006 $644 2005 $597 In fiscal 2021 (ended Jan 30, 2021), Best … Read more

Total Number of Best Buy Stores Worldwide

Number of Best Buy Stores 2010-2021 In fiscal 2021 (ended Jan 30, 2021), the number of Best Buy stores operational worldwide was 1,159 compared to 1,231 in the previous fiscal. Year Total 2021 1,159 2020 1,231 2019 1,238 2018 1,514 2017 1,581 2016 1,632 2015 1,732 2014 1,779 2013 1,779 2012 1,711 2011 1550 2010 … Read more