Berendsen is a focused European textile service business with leading positions in most of the countries in which we operate. Our family of brands includes Berendsen and Berendsen UK Ltd – each of which has more than 100 years of experience in the textile and service industry. Now, we are all united under one vision: ‘We take pride in doing what we’re best at, delivering unsurpassed levels of service, so our customers can do what they’re best at’. Today, our offices, laundries and warehouses can be found across most of Europe – with corporate headquarters in London, UK and business line head offices in Copenhagen, Denmark and Basingstoke, UK. For those interested, we are listed on the London Stock exchange.
London, GB
Size (employees)
15,667 (est)
Berendsen was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in London, GB

Berendsen Office Locations

Berendsen has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
4 Grosvenor Pl
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Berendsen Financials and Metrics

Berendsen Financials

Berendsen's revenue was reported to be £1 b in FY, 2015 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

502 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

88.9 m

Market capitalization (11-Sep-2017)

2.2 b

Closing share price (11-Sep-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

126.7 m
Berendsen's current market capitalization is £2.2 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


1.1 b1 b1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

523.1 m517.7 m504 m

Gross profit

531.1 m520.9 m502 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


89.2 m96.9 m126.7 m

Accounts Receivable

124.8 m145.3 m152.5 m

Current Assets

297.1 m311.7 m366.4 m


580.9 m565 m580 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

301.4 m292.3 m273.2 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(112.5 m)(79.1 m)(47.9 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(27.2 m)(27.1 m)(24.5 m)
GBPY, 2015


64.2 k

Financial Leverage

2.6 x
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Berendsen Market Value History

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Berendsen Online and Social Media Presence

Berendsen News and Updates

Laundry firm Berendsen dismisses "opportunistic" Elis takeover approach

London-listed laundry and textile company Berendsen today reiterated its rejection of a takeover bid from a French rival, saying it can see “no basis for discussions”. Berendsen said the bid, valued at £2bn, “very significantly undervalues” the company and described by the approach by Elis as “hi…

Berendsen Company Life and Culture

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