Asda is a supermarket retailer. The company owns and operates a chain of supermarkets that sell various products such as groceries, food products and drinks, clothing, health and beauty products, household goods, electrical products, electronics, music and video products, toys, and baby products. In addition, Asda sells products online. Besides its core supermarkets, the company also offers a number of other services, including financial services and a mobile phone provider that uses the existing EE network.

TypeSubsidiary
HQLeeds, GB
Founded1949
Websiteasda.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Asda was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Leeds, GB

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Key People/Management at Asda

Roger Burnley

Roger Burnley

President and CEO
Rob McWilliam

Rob McWilliam

Chief Financial Officer
Anthony Hemmerdinger

Anthony Hemmerdinger

Chief Operating Officer
Hayley Tatum

Hayley Tatum

Chief People Officer
Derek Lawlor

Derek Lawlor

Chief Merchandising Officer
Anna-Maree Shaw

Anna-Maree Shaw

Chief Customer Officer
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Asda Office Locations

Asda has an office in Leeds
Leeds, GB (HQ)
Asda House, Great Wilson Street
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Asda Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1949

Asda Revenue

Asda's revenue was reported to be £22.9 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.1% decrease from the previous period.
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

22.2b22.9b22.9b

Revenue growth, %

3%0%

Operating expense total

21.5b22.1b22.3b

EBIT

735.4m803.2m584.2m
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.2b2.9b1.9b

Accounts Receivable

128.9m133.5m84.3m

Inventories

1.1b1.2b1.1b

Current Assets

6.7b7.8b7.1b
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

666.0m710.4m487.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

448.1m448.1m443.6m

Inventories

(56.8m)(4.5m)10.7m

Accounts Payable

236.2m242.2m(385.0m)
GBPFY, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Asda Operating Metrics

Apr, 2018Oct, 2020

Stores (UK)

635631

Stores (ASDA Superstore)

341341

Stores (ASDA Supermarket)

211207

Stores (ASDA Living)

3333
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Asda Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ASDA Delivery Limited
ASDA Employee Share Schemes Trustee Limited
ASDA Finance Limited
ASDA Guernsey Limited
ASDA Home Shopping Cards Limited
ASDA Pension Scheme Trustees Limited
ASDA Quest Trustee Limited
ASDA Southbank Limited
ASDA Storage Limited
ASDA Stores Limited
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Asda Revenue Breakdown

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Asda revenue breakdown by business segment: 85.6% from Sale of Goods and 14.4% from Fuel

Asda Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Asda Online and Social Media Presence

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Asda News and Updates

Asda trials delivering food orders while customers are out in bid to sustain online shopping momentum

Asda is trialling delivering unattended food orders, allowing drivers to drop off customers’ shopping when no one is home.  The The post Asda trials delivering food orders while customers are out in bid to sustain online shopping momentum appeared first on CityAM.

Walmart's long-awaited sale of Asda set to be waved through by regulator

Walmart's long-awaited sale of its U.K. supermarket chain Asda looks likely to complete within days after the consortium purchasing it put out a statement claiming the British regulator said there was "reasonable grounds" it would accept amended proposals made by the consortium purchasing the super…

Issa brothers offer to sell 27 petrol stations to resolve Asda takeover competition dispute

The Issa brothers, the billionaire businessmen who recently bought Asda, have agreed to sell 27 of their EG Group petrol The post Issa brothers offer to sell 27 petrol stations to resolve Asda takeover competition dispute appeared first on CityAM.

Walmart Sale of Asda Likely to Be Approved By U.K.’s CMA

Walmart Sale of Asda Likely to Be Approved by U.K. Authorities

Asda chief exec to step down following grocer's £6.8bn sale to Issa Brothers

Roger Burnley, the chief executive and president of Asda, will step down next year after the supermarket has transitioned to The post Asda chief exec to step down following grocer's £6.8bn sale to Issa Brothers appeared first on CityAM.

Asda puts 5,000 jobs at risk in online shopping push

Asda has put around 5,000 jobs at risk as it aims to simplify the business and focus on its online The post Asda puts 5,000 jobs at risk in online shopping push appeared first on CityAM.
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Asda Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Asda founded?

    Asda was founded in 1949.

  • Who are Asda key executives?

    Asda's key executives are Roger Burnley, Rob McWilliam and Anthony Hemmerdinger.

  • How many employees does Asda have?

    Asda has 33,945 employees.

  • What is Asda revenue?

    Latest Asda annual revenue is £22.9 b.

  • What is Asda revenue per employee?

    Latest Asda revenue per employee is £674.6 k.

  • Who are Asda competitors?

    Competitors of Asda include Macy's, John Lewis Partnership and Next.

  • Where is Asda headquarters?

    Asda headquarters is located at Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds.

  • Where are Asda offices?

    Asda has an office in Leeds.

  • How many offices does Asda have?

    Asda has 1 office.