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General Mills Inventory Turnover

: 1.79 (As of Feb. 2022)
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Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. It is calculated as Cost of Goods Sold divided by Total Inventories. General Mills's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Feb. 2022 was $3,134 Mil. General Mills's Total Inventories for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2022 was $1,754 Mil. General Mills's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2022 was 1.79.

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. General Mills's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Feb. 2022 was 51.06.

Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). General Mills's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Feb. 2022 was 35.26.

Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue. General Mills's Inventory-to-Revenue for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2022 was 0.39.


General Mills Inventory Turnover Historical Data

The historical data trend for General Mills's Inventory Turnover can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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General Mills Annual Data
Trend May12 May13 May14 May15 May16 May17 May18 May19 May20 May21
Inventory Turnover
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 6.94 6.59 6.94 7.70 7.19

General Mills Quarterly Data
May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19 Nov19 Feb20 May20 Aug20 Nov20 Feb21 May21 Aug21 Nov21 Feb22
Inventory Turnover Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.71 1.64 1.57 1.82 1.79

General Mills Inventory Turnover Calculation

General Mills's Inventory Turnover for the fiscal year that ended in May. 2021 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (A: May. 2021 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (A: May. 2021 ) / ((Total Inventories (A: May. 2020 ) + Total Inventories (A: May. 2021 )) / count )
=11678.7 / ((1426.3 + 1820.5) / 2 )
=11678.7 / 1623.4
=7.19

General Mills's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2022 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (Q: Feb. 2022 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Feb. 2022 ) / ((Total Inventories (Q: Nov. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Feb. 2022 )) / count )
=3134 / ((1797.3 + 1710) / 2 )
=3134 / 1753.65
=1.79

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


General Mills  (NYSE:GIS) Inventory Turnover Explanation

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. A higher Inventory Turnover means the company has light inventory. Therefore the company spends less money on storage, write downs, and obsolete inventory. If the inventory is too light, it may affect sales because the company may not have enough to meet demand.

1. Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory.

General Mills's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Feb. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Inventory =Total Inventories (Q: Feb. 2022 )/Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Feb. 2022 )*Days in Period
=1753.65/3134*365 / 4
=51.06

2. Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI).

General Mills's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Feb. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Total Inventories (Q: Feb. 2022 )/Revenue (Q: Feb. 2022 )*Days in Period
=1753.65/4537.7*365 / 4
=35.26

3. Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue.

General Mills's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2022 is calculated as

Inventory-to-Revenue=Total Inventories (Q: Feb. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Feb. 2022 )
=1753.65 / 4537.7
=0.39

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

Usually retailers pile up their inventories at holiday seasons to meet the stronger demand. Therefore, the inventory of a particular quarter of a year should not be used to calculate Inventory Turnover. An average inventory is a better indication.


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General Mills Business Description

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Number One General Mills Boulevard, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 55426
General Mills is a leading global packaged food company that produces snacks, cereal, convenient meals, yogurt, dough, baking mixes and ingredients, pet food, and superpremium ice cream. Its largest brands are Nature Valley, Cheerios, Old El Paso, Yoplait, Pillsbury, Betty Crocker, BLUE, and Haagen-Dazs. In fiscal 2021, 75% of its revenue was derived from the United States, although the company also operates in Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Latin America. While most of General Mills' products are sold through retail stores to consumers, the company also sells products into the food-service channel and the commercial baking industry.
Executives
Walker Sean N officer: Group President NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Church John R officer: Chief SC & GBS Officer ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Nudi Jonathon officer: Group President GENERAL MILLS, INC. ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
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Lempres Elizabeth Cahill director TWO COMMERCE SQUARE 2001 MARKET STREET, SUITE 3600 PHILADELPHIA PA 19103
Uribe Jorge A. director 5 WESTBROOK CORPORATE CENTER WESTCHESTER IL 60154
Cordani David director CIGNA CORPORATION 900 COTTAGE GROVE ROAD BLOOMFIELD CT 06002
Odland Stephen A director ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD M03-08 MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
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Sprunk Eric D director ONE BOWERMAN DRIVE BEAVERTON OR 97005
Ferguson Roger W. Jr. director INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES INC. 521 WEST 57TH STREET NEW YORK NY 10019
Ogrady Shawn P officer: Group President ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426

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