Winmark Corp.

Winmark Corp.

Winmark Corp.

Overview
Date Founded

1988

Headquarters

605 HIGHWAY 169 NORTH, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55441

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

90

Industries

Other Business & Consulting Services
Retail: Other
Internet Software & Services

Company Description

Winmark Corp. engages in the franchising of five value-oriented retail store concepts that buy, sell and trade gently used merchandise and also provides consulting and advisory services to franchisors through Winmar Franchise Partners. It operates through the following segments: Franchising and Leasing. The Franchising segment involves in the value-oriented retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade and consign merchandise as well as provides strategic consulting services related to franchising. The Leasing segment includes Winmark Capital Corp. and Wirth Business Credit, Inc. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

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Executives & Employees

Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer

Vice President & General Counsel

President, Franchising

Benefit Plan Administrator

Vice President-Franchise Development

Vice President, Franchise Operations

Franchise Owner

Manager Marketing Play Informa

Franchise Development Coordinator

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Winmark Corp.

Former Executive Vice President of Finance & Chief Financial Officer at The Valspar Corp.

Associate Director-Alumni Career Services at St. Olaf College

Manager at Northern Arizona Senior Living Community LLC

Chief Strategic Retail Officer at Fanatics, Inc.

Director at Winmark Capital Corporation

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at eLAB Analytics

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Nine Ten Capital is a long-term investor that seeks to identify value through bottom-up research, primary due diligence involving extensive use of consultants, industry contacts, customers, resellers and others who can provide insight into the working of the business. The firm typically invests in companies that are undiscovered, oversold, misunderstood, forgotten or deeply discounted.

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PCL’s portfolio managers will perform due diligence analysis on each of the holdings in the equity, fixed income, private investments and other financial instruments that may be used. They will conduct the analysis using publicly available information as well as possible meetings with customers or suppliers of the portfolio companies, site visits or other types of due diligence to gain unique insights into a company’s overall financial strength and potential for future growth.

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QV focuses on long-term ownership of sustainable businesses that are able to compound growth over the long-term while minimizing the risk of loss. The firm applies a disciplined, consistent approach across all investment strategies. Reasonable value and portfolio enhancement form the basis of their equity selection. They identify and purchase companies with attractive valuations, proven track records and sustainable business models. QV select bonds from quality issuers that demonstrate an ability and willingness to uphold good credit standing. Diversification by issuer, sector and term help minimize risk and achieve stability, liquidity and a positive total return over a long-investment horizon. All investment decisions are supported by their own independent research and analysis.

Recent Transactions
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Winmark Corp. purchases eFrame LLC

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Hollis Technologies LLC purchases Computer Renaissance Retail Stores from Winmark Corp.

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CD Warehouse, Inc. purchases Disk Go Round from Winmark Corp.

Insider Transactions
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Advised onWinmark Corp. purchases Video Game Exchange

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Advisors & Consultants
Real Estate Agent

Executive Managing Director, Co-Head of Minneapolis Office at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2020
Market Capitalization
$713M
Total Enterprise Value
$733M
Earnings Per Share
$7.72
Revenue
$66.1M
Total Equity
$-11.4M
Net Profit
$29.8M
Enterprise Value / Sales
11.1x
TEVNet Income
24.59x
Debt TEV
0.04x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
-1.79%
Total Debt
$29.2M
EBITDAMargin
62.16%
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
17.72x
EBITDA
$41.1M
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
$1,000 - $2,499
2019
$1,000 - $2,499
2018
Investments
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Amer Sports Oy Retail: Other | Helsinki, Finland

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Gap, Inc. operates as a global apparel retail company. It offers apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women and children. The company operates through segments: Gap Global, Old Navy Global, Banana Republic Global, Athleta, and Intermix. The Gap Global segment includes apparel and accessories for men and women under the Gap brand, along with the GapKids, BabyGap, GapMaternity, GapBody and GapFit collections. The Old Navy Global segment offers clothing and accessories for adults and children. The Banana Republic Global segment provides clothing, eyewear, jewelry, shoes, handbags and fragrances. The Athleta segment offers fitness apparel for women. The Intermix segment features styles from various designers. The company founded by Donald G. Fisher and Doris F. Fisher in July 1969 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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