Blue Nile is an online retailer of certified diamonds, engagement rings and fine jewelry. The Company offers thousands of GIA and AGSL certified diamonds and provides the guidance and education to help make right choice.

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TypePrivate
HQSeattle, US
Founded1999
Size (employees)475 (est)
Websitebluenile.com
Blue Nile was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Seattle, US
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Key People/Management at Blue Nile

Jason Goldberger

Jason Goldberger

CEO
David Binder

David Binder

CFO
Lauren Neiswender

Lauren Neiswender

General Counsel
Jon Sainsbury

Jon Sainsbury

VP & Head, Strategy; VP & Director, Marketing; Senior Marketing Manager
Harvey Kanter

Harvey Kanter

Chairman of the Board of Directors
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Blue Nile Office Locations

Blue Nile has offices in Seattle, Portland, White Plains and Berryville
Seattle, US (HQ)
700 411 1st Avenue S
Berryville, US
Tyson Dr
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Blue Nile Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1999

Blue Nile total Funding

$62 m

Blue Nile latest funding size

$7 m

Time since last funding

16 years ago

Blue Nile investors

Blue Nile's latest funding round in April 2003 was reported to be $7 m. In total, Blue Nile has raised $62 m
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Blue Nile Revenue

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Blue Nile's revenue was reported to be $480.06 m in FY, 2015 which is a 1.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2016)

113.8m

Gross profit (Q2, 2016)

22.4m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2016), %

19.7%

Net income (Q2, 2016)

2.1m

EBIT (Q2, 2016)

3.3m

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

86.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

450.0m473.5m480.1m

Revenue growth, %

5%1%

Cost of goods sold

366.4m386.9m387.7m

Gross profit

83.7m86.6m92.3m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Revenue

98.9m103.7m106.6m105.8m109.9m106.4m113.7m105.1m103.1m113.8m

Cost of goods sold

80.2m84.6m86.4m86.9m88.7m86.5m91.6m84.5m82.8m91.4m

Gross profit

18.7m19.1m20.2m18.9m21.2m20.0m22.1m20.6m20.2m22.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

19%18%19%18%19%19%19%20%20%20%
Annual
usdY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016

Cash

78.1m113.3m89.4m115.9m115.9m91.2m91.2m86.5m

Accounts Receivable

3.0m2.1m

Inventories

34.5m34.5m41.7m46.4m

Current Assets

156.6m156.6m139.2m139.1m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Cash

47.9m56.7m39.5m32.3m33.6m39.7m39.7m40.6m29.7m36.6m

Accounts Receivable

2.8m2.8m

Inventories

30.9m35.2m32.1m33.1m41.9m38.3m36.8m44.1m45.9m43.4m

Current Assets

87.3m97.8m75.8m71.5m84.4m84.5m85.9m91.2m80.0m85.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

10.9m9.7m10.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1m

Inventories

(1.3m)41.7m46.4m

Accounts Payable

6.4m128.7m121.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Net Income

5.9m1.1m2.2m1.7m5.5m1.2m3.5m1.1m3.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.4m2.8m1.8m1.2m2.4m

Inventories

2.3m(278.0k)4.9m505.0k3.0m

Accounts Payable

42.1m(52.3m)(47.4m)(47.7m)(45.4m)
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

256.2k
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Blue Nile Online and Social Media Presence

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Blue Nile Company Life and Culture

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Blue Nile Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blue Nile founded?

    Blue Nile was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Blue Nile key executives?

    Blue Nile's key executives are Jason Goldberger, David Binder and Lauren Neiswender.

  • How many employees does Blue Nile have?

    Blue Nile has 475 employees.

  • What is Blue Nile revenue?

    Latest Blue Nile annual revenue is $480.1 m.

  • What is Blue Nile revenue per employee?

    Latest Blue Nile revenue per employee is $1 m.

  • Who are Blue Nile competitors?

    Competitors of Blue Nile include Tiffany & Co., Ritani and Charles & Colvard.

  • Where is Blue Nile headquarters?

    Blue Nile headquarters is located at 700 411 1st Avenue S, Seattle.

  • Where are Blue Nile offices?

    Blue Nile has offices in Seattle, Portland, White Plains and Berryville.

  • How many offices does Blue Nile have?

    Blue Nile has 4 offices.