Asda Stores is a British 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
Parent CompanyWalmart
HQWest Yorkshire, GB
Founded1949
Websiteasda.com
Asda was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in West Yorkshire, GB

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Key People/Management at Asda

Roger Burnley

Roger Burnley

President and CEO
Jesús Lorente

Jesús Lorente

Chief Merchandising Officer
Andy Murray

Andy Murray

Chief Customer Officer
Alex Russo

Alex Russo

Chief Finance Officer
Hayley Tatum

Hayley Tatum

SVP People
Anthony Hemmerdinger

Anthony Hemmerdinger

Retail Director
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Asda Office Locations

Asda has an office in West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire, GB (HQ)
Southbank Great Wilson St
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Asda Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1949
Asda is a subsidiary of Walmart

Asda Revenue

Asda's revenue was reported to be £22.22 b in FY, 2017
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

6.0b7.0b7.6b8.2b9.7b10.7b12.2b13.3b14.3b14.9b15.8b16.7b23.3b23.2b22.4b21.7b22.2b

Operating expense total

5.8b6.6b7.2b7.8b9.2b10.2b11.6b12.7b13.6b14.3b15.1b16.1b22.3b22.2b21.3b20.8b21.5b

EBITDA

940.7m941.5m1.4b1.4b1.5b1.3b

EBITDA margin, %

6%6%6%6%7%6%
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

22.4m19.9m18.7m17.1m524.3m23.0m19.0m146.0m134.0m212.0m315.0m38.1m793.1m1.2b1.6b1.9b2.2b

Accounts Receivable

123.0m129.0m146.3m122.3m132.5m128.9m

Prepaid Expenses

37.2m

Inventories

307.4m301.8m365.0m426.7m574.3m619.0m643.0m684.0m788.0m826.0m941.3m970.8m1.1b1.2b1.2b1.1b1.1b
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

228.3m308.3m306.5m317.0m342.5m347.0m639.0m611.0m495.0m463.0m429.2m403.6m762.9m780.1m820.1m657.2m666.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

448.1m

Inventories

(56.8m)

Accounts Payable

236.2m
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Asda Operating Metrics

Apr, 2018

Stores (UK)

635

Stores (ASDA Superstore)

341

Stores (ASDA Supermarket)

211

Stores (ASDA Living)

33
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Asda Revenue Breakdown

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Asda revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.9% from Fuel and 87.1% from Sale of Goods

Asda Online and Social Media Presence

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Asda News and Updates

Britain's Asda profit rises in year targeted by Sainsbury's

Asda, the British supermarket arm of U.S. retail giant Walmart that is considering a future UK stock market listing, saw its profit increase 9.2% in 2018 - a year when it was unsuccessfully targeted for takeover by rival Sainsbury's.

Asda employees stage fresh protests over contract changes

Asda employees are protesting across the country over the implementation of a controversial new contract. Protests will take place at [...] The post Asda employees stage fresh protests over contract changes appeared first on CityAM.

Asda under pressure as workers stage nationwide protests over new contract

Asda is set to face renewed pressure over the implementation of a controversial new contract as disgruntled employees stage protests [...] The post Asda under pressure as workers stage nationwide protests over new contract appeared first on CityAM.

Weak Asda sales drive down Walmart’s international income

Slow sales at Asda and other non-US retailers owned by Walmart have driven down the corporation’s international operating income by [...] The post Weak Asda sales drive down Walmart’s international income appeared first on CityAM.

UPDATE 1-UK's Asda says Brexit uncertainty affecting customers

Asda, the British supermarket arm of U.S. retail giant Walmart, said uncertainty surrounding Brexit was affecting its customers as it eked out a small rise in second quarter sales, helped by the later timing of Easter this year.

Quarterly sales at UK's Asda edge higher, helped by later Easter

Asda, the British supermarket arm of U.S. retail giant Walmart, said underlying sales edged higher in its latest quarter, helped by the later timing of Easter this year, but cautioned uncertainty around Brexit was affecting customers.
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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, Jesús Lorente and Andy Murray.

  • What is Asda revenue?

    Latest Asda annual revenue is £22.2 b.

  • Who are Asda competitors?

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

  • Where is Asda headquarters?

    Asda headquarters is located at Southbank Great Wilson St, West Yorkshire.

  • Where are Asda offices?

    Asda has an office in West Yorkshire.

  • How many offices does Asda have?

    Asda has 1 office.