Acme United

Acme United is a supplier of cutting, measuring, first aid and sharpening products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods and industrial markets. Its operations in the United States, Canada and Europe are involved in product development, marketing, sales, administrative and distribution activities. The Company's product offerings across various segments include scissors, shears, knives, rulers, pencil sharpeners, and related products, which are sold primarily to wholesale, contract and retail stationery distributors, office supply super stores, mass market retailers, industrial distributors, school supply distributors, drug store retailers, sporting goods stores, hardware chains and wholesale florists. Acme United markets and sells in various brands, such as Westcott brand, First Aid Only, PhysiciansCare and Pac-Kit brands.

Company Growth (employees)
Fairfield, US
Size (employees)
400 (est)
Acme United was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Fairfield, US

Acme United Office Locations

Acme United has offices in Fairfield, Rocky Mount, Vancouver, Marlborough and in 4 other locations
Fairfield, US (HQ)
201 55 Walls Dr
Marlborough, US
85 Hayes Memorial Dr
Rocky Mount, US
2280 Tanner Rd
Vancouver, US
11101 NE 37th Cir
Orangeville, CA
204 210 Broadway
Solingen, DE
13 Junkerstraße
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Acme United Financials and Metrics

Acme United Financials

Acme United's revenue was reported to be $124.6 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

38.8 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

14.5 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

2.8 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

3.9 m

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

88.4 m

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

5.7 m


129.7 m
Acme United's current market capitalization is $88.4 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


89.6 m107.2 m109.8 m124.6 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

57.8 m69 m70.3 m79 m

Gross profit

31.8 m38.2 m39.6 m45.6 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


22.1 m19.2 m33.4 m30 m22.8 m34 m29.9 m25.3 m41 m31.9 m27.7 m38.8 m

Cost of goods sold

14.2 m12.3 m21.7 m19.4 m14.4 m21.4 m19.6 m16.1 m26.3 m20.1 m17.2 m24.4 m

Gross profit

7.9 m6.9 m11.7 m10.6 m8.4 m12.5 m10.3 m9.2 m14.7 m11.9 m10.6 m14.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


11.6 m2.3 m2.4 m5.9 m

Accounts Receivable

530 k


28.2 m33.7 m35.5 m37.2 m

Current Assets

57 m57.5 m59.6 m65.5 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


11.8 m3.4 m2.4 m5.8 m1.8 m1.9 m4.6 m1.5 m2.1 m6.3 m6.2 m5.7 m

Current Assets

60.5 m50.2 m66.1 m63.1 m56.9 m67.7 m64.9 m60.9 m77.6 m72.3 m67.6 m76.3 m


1.3 m1.4 m1.4 m1.4 m1.4 m4.8 m1.4 m3.9 m3.9 m

Total Assets

70.7 m61.8 m88 m84.9 m78.8 m89.4 m86.6 m88.3 m104.7 m99.4 m100.2 m109.4 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

4 m4.8 m4.8 m5.9 m

Depreciation and Amortization

934.2 k1.2 m1.3 m1.5 m

Accounts Receivable

786 k(1.7 m)(16.9 k)499.9 k


2.1 m(4.4 m)(2.6 m)(1.5 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

959 k368 k2.5 m1.2 m436 k2.7 m1.2 m565 k3.3 m1.5 m659 k

Accounts Payable

10.9 m6.6 m5.9 m9.3 m7.2 m6.3 m11.6 m6.7 m5.7 m
USDY, 2017


33.3 x


97.1 k

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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