Black Box

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Black Box (formerly known as AGC Networks) is a provider of IT infrastructure solutions. It offers KVM switches and extenders, cables and infrastructure, networking, video wall controllers and processors, etc. The company also provides design, installation, protecting, monitoring, maintaining, troubleshooting, project management, and other services.
TypePublic
Founded1976
HQLawrence, PA, US
Websiteblackbox.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)379(+5%)
Job Openings167
Revenue (FY, 2021)₹46.7 B(-6%)
Share Price (May 2022)₹167(+20%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Black Box

Sanjeev Verma

Sanjeev Verma

President, Chief Executive Officer
Bikram Sahoo

Bikram Sahoo

Chief Technology Officer
Lisa Davidson

Lisa Davidson

Chief Human Resources Officer, North America, Latin America, and Europe
Mahua Mukherjee

Mahua Mukherjee

Chief People Officer, India, APAC, and MEA
Mike Carney

Mike Carney

Chief of Staff, Executive Vice President
Rick Gannon

Rick Gannon

Senior Vice President, Global Solutions Integration Business
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Black Box Office Locations

Black Box has offices in Lawrence, Bayswater, Wien, Zaventem and in 25 other locations
Lawrence, PA, US (HQ)
1000 Park Dr
Bayswater, AU
14/52 Corporate Blvd
Wien, AT
Hegelgasse 8
Zaventem, BE
Ikaroslaan 57
sao Paulo, BR
Av. Ceci, 6 - Tamboré
Markham, CA
860 Denison St
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Black Box Financials and Metrics

Black Box Revenue

Black Box's revenue was reported to be ₹46.74 b in FY, 2021
INR

Revenue (Q3, 2022)

13.9b

Gross profit (Q3, 2022)

9.3b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2022), %

66.8%

Net income (Q3, 2022)

153.8m

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

5.7b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

167.0

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

2.1b

EV

6.9b
Black Box's current market capitalization is ₹5.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

971.7m992.4m912.7m855.7m774.6m18.5b49.9b46.7b

Revenue growth, %

2%(8%)(6%)(9%)

Cost of goods sold

105.5m103.1m97.5m612.8m559.9m5.6b14.9b15.5b

Gross profit

866.2m889.4m815.1m243.0m214.8m12.9b35.0b31.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2016Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

268.4m287.2m275.9m247.8m260.2m252.1m246.9m194.2m194.9m158.7m12.3b12.6b12.6b9.9b12.2b12.4b12.0b13.5b13.9b

Cost of goods sold

181.8m198.3m187.6m168.6m180.1m170.4m169.9m137.7m142.2m115.3m3.9b3.8b3.7b3.3b4.3b3.8b4.4b4.7b4.6b

Gross profit

86.6m88.9m88.3m79.3m80.1m81.7m77.0m56.5m52.7m43.4m8.4b9.1b8.8b6.6b7.9b8.6b7.6b8.8b9.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

32%31%32%32%31%32%31%29%27%27%68%72%70%67%65%69%63%65%67%
Annual
USDFY, 2012Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2016Y, 2016FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

22.4m22.4m30.7m30.7m30.8m30.8m23.5m23.5m23.5m23.5m2.1b3.2b3.6b

Accounts Receivable

163.9m153.0m156.5m150.6m139.2m8.6b3.6b2.4b

Prepaid Expenses

22.7m26.1m27.0m35.5m27.3m

Inventories

57.0m55.5m52.2m54.4m42.7m1.5b1.4b1.5b
Half Year
INRH1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Cash

1.6b3.8b2.1b

Accounts Receivable

9.0b3.2b3.0b

Inventories

1.5b1.4b2.1b

Current Assets

19.4b16.8b16.5b
Annual
INRFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(787.7m)411.2m780.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

146.5m989.6m955.6m

Inventories

(1.2b)89.9m(64.1m)

Accounts Payable

4.2b68.0m(526.7m)
Half Year
INRH1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Net Income

355.0m414.3m105.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

519.1m516.3m490.0m

Inventories

36.4m100.0k(588.5m)

Accounts Payable

49.2m(185.8m)1.8b
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Black Box Operating Metrics

Black Box's Backlog was reported to be $306.6m in FY, 2017.
Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017

Backlog

$408.75 m$389.92 m$352.63 m$329.94 m$377.8 m$356.31 m$345.36 m$335.53 m$308.33 m$342.56 m$331.7 m$306.62 m

Black Box Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Z Services HQ DMCCApril 01, 2021$3.44 m
Dragonfly TechnologiesFebruary 12, 2021
PyriosAugust 13, 2020$2.75 m
Fujisoft GroupJune 02, 2020$2.6 m
Black Box CorporationJanuary 07, 2019
COPC Holdings Inc.January 01, 2019$5.5 m
ACS Dataline, LP
ACS Investors, LLC
AGC Networks & Cyber Solutions Limited
AGC Networks LLC, USA
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Black Box Revenue Breakdown

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Black Box revenue breakdown by business segment: 61.3% from Sale of Services, 37.2% from Sale of Stock-in-trade and 1.5% from Other

Black Box Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Black Box Online and Social Media Presence

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Black Box Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    B-

    69/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    57/100

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Black Box News and Updates

Black Box at Data Centre World (DCW) Frankfurt: Leading Data Centre Solutions and Services

Black Box will be exhibiting at DCW Frankfurt May 11-12 in Stand A114 with a focus on its data centre practice and related solutions and services. The Black Box Data Centre Practice follows a "glocal" ethos: reach globally and execute locally, providing a modular, global program that offers centrali…

Complete Sports Bar Solution and More

Exhibiting at ISE 2022 at Booth 5Q600 with a "sports bar" theme, Black Box will showcase products that enable flexible delivery and display of high-quality media: the iCompel® digital signage solution, MCX video distribution system, high-performance Emerald® Unified KVM portfolio, and ControlBridge®…

Black Box and Atos Partner to Offer Unify Office by RingCentral and Enhance Business Collaboration for Customers

Black Box®, a leading global solutions integrator, today announced a key partnership with Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, to offer Unify Office by RingCentral, a unified communications as a service (UCaaS) solution to its customers of every size and every industry. The partnership w…

NTSB Is Helping China Decipher Black Box Clues to 737 Crash

U.S. Investigators Head to China to Assist in 737 Crash Probe

Black Box Completes SOC 2 Examination

Black Box, a global solutions integrator, today announced that it has completed its System and Organization Controls (SOC 2®) examination relevant to its information security practices, policies, procedures and operations. SOC 2 is a compliance standard developed by the AICPA (American Institute of …

Black Box unveils Magikk palm-sized wearable IoT device for industrial workers

Black Box, an industry-leading provider of IT connectivity solutions, today announced the release of its new range of compact, palm-sized Magikk wearable IoT devices for connected workers in industrial environments. Loaded with multiple sensors and voice alert capabilities, the compact Magikk device…
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Black Box Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Black Box founded?

    Black Box was founded in 1976.

  • Who are Black Box key executives?

    Black Box's key executives are Sanjeev Verma, Bikram Sahoo and Lisa Davidson.

  • How many employees does Black Box have?

    Black Box has 379 employees.

  • What is Black Box revenue?

    Latest Black Box annual revenue is ₹46.7 b.

  • What is Black Box revenue per employee?

    Latest Black Box revenue per employee is ₹123.3 m.

  • Who are Black Box competitors?

    Competitors of Black Box include AEG Power Solutions, Dell Technologies and Advanced Systems Design.

  • Where is Black Box headquarters?

    Black Box headquarters is located at 1000 Park Dr, Lawrence.

  • Where are Black Box offices?

    Black Box has offices in Lawrence, Bayswater, Wien, Zaventem and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Black Box have?

    Black Box has 29 offices.