Presentation on theme: "Tractor Supply Company"— Presentation transcript:
1 Tractor Supply Company An Overview of America’s Largest Retail Farm & Ranch Store Chain
2 Objectives Discuss the history of TSC (how did it begin?) List & discuss current TSC stats.Describe the type(s) of customers TSC relates to.Describe where TSC stores are located.List & discuss the types of products that TSC sells.
3 1. TSC HistoryCharles E. Schmidt Sr. of Chicago, Illinois established a mail order tractor parts business, in 1938.By 1939, it had grown into a successful retail store in Minot, North Dakota.
4 2. Current TSC StatsThe company operates more than 900 retail stores in 44 states.TSC employs more than 13,000 team members.The company headquarters are located in Brentwood, TN.
5 2. Current TSC StatsTractor Supply is a leading edge retailer with revenues surpassing $3 billion.TSC is a public company whose stock is traded on The NASDAQ National Market under the symbol TSCO.
6 3. TSC Customers farmers horse owners ranchers part-time and hobby farmerssuburban and rural homeownerscontractorstradesmen
7 4. Location of TSC StoresPrimarily located in rural areas and the outlying suburbs of major cities where agriculture is a significant factor in the local economy.The typical Tractor Supply store has 15,000-24,000 square feet of inside selling space with a similar amount of outside space used to display agricultural fencing, livestock equipment and horse stalls.
8 5. Products TSC Sells clothing equine and pet supplies animal feed tractor/trailer parts and accessorieslawn and garden suppliessprinkler/irrigation partspower toolsfencingwelding and pump suppliesriding mowers