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Brambles is a company that provides supply-chain logistics solutions based on the provision of reusable pallets, crates, and containers for shared use by various participants in the supply chain. It offers pallet and container pooling, and reusable plastic crates pooling services. The company provides its services to the customers in the fast-moving consumer goods, fresh produce, beverage, retail, and general manufacturing industries.
TypePublic
Founded1875
HQSydney, AU
Websitebrambles.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)12,000(+10%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)$5.2 B(+11%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)$10.6(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Brambles

Graham Chipchase

Graham Chipchase

Chief Executive Officer
Nessa O'Sullivan

Nessa O'Sullivan

Chief Financial Officer
Rodney Hefford

Rodney Hefford

Chief Information Officer
Phillip Austin

Phillip Austin

President, CHEP Asia-Pacific
David Cuenca

David Cuenca

President, CHEP Europe
Sean O'Sullivan

Sean O'Sullivan

Vice President, Investor Relations, Sydney
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Brambles Office Locations

Brambles has offices in Sydney and London
Sydney, AU (HQ)
Level 10 , Angel Place 123 Pitt Street
London, GB
Level 6, Nova South 160 Victoria Street
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Brambles Financials and Metrics

Brambles Revenue

Brambles's revenue was reported to be $5.21 b in FY, 2021 which is a 10.1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

5.2b

Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - FY, 2021), %

10.1%

Net income (FY, 2021)

526.1m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

879.3m

Market capitalization (1-Oct-2021)

15.3b

Closing stock price (1-Oct-2021)

10.6

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

408.5m

EV

17.4b
Brambles's current market capitalization is $15.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

4.6b4.7b5.2b

Revenue growth, %

(18%)3%10%

Operating expense total

4.0b4.1b4.5b

EBIT

740.9m767.0m879.3m
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

2.9b2.4b2.6b

Operating expense total

2.4b2.0b2.2b

EBIT

498.9m435.5m465.0m

EBIT margin, %

17%18%18%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

1.7b737.3m408.5m

Accounts Receivable

589.5m530.9m623.4m

Inventories

59.8m67.5m79.5m

Current Assets

3.0b1.7b1.4b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

199.6m733.6m560.8m

Inventories

63.7m59.1m70.5m

Current Assets

1.6b1.9b1.6b

PP&E

5.3b4.4b4.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

1.5b448.0m526.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

590.0m612.2m667.7m

Inventories

(1.0m)(9.6m)(10.3m)

Accounts Payable

122.7m107.3m133.5m
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash From Operating Activities

640.6m651.6m719.8m

Purchases of PP&E

(615.9m)(520.8m)(479.3m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(567.5m)(495.5m)(445.5m)

Long-term Borrowings

(1.1b)(818.5m)(173.3m)
USDH1, 2019

Revenue/Employee

238.0k

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Brambles Operating Metrics

Brambles's Customers was reported to be 246 in FY, 2019.
H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020

Countries Covered

606060606060

Customers

246

Pallets, Crates and Containers Owned

600 m610 m630 m330 m330 m330 m

Service Centers

850850850750750750
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Brambles Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Kegstar Holdings Pty LimitedDecember 01, 2015
RentapackMay 18, 2015$63 m
The Ferguson GroupSeptember 09, 2014$545 m
Transpac InternationalJune 02, 2014€42 m
CHEP Pallecon SolutionsDecember 17, 2012$177 m
Paramount PalletNovember 23, 2011
Container and Pooling SolutionsFebruary 08, 2011$16.4 m
IFCO Systems NVNovember 15, 2010$1.3 b
Unitpool AGSeptember 23, 2010
Brambles Finance Limited
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Brambles Revenue Breakdown

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Brambles revenue breakdown by business segment: 39.5% from CHEP EMEA, 50.4% from CHEP Americas and 10.1% from CHEP Asia-Pacific

Brambles revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.7% from Australia, 34.3% from Europe , 50.9% from Americas and 7.2% from Other

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Brambles Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Brambles Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

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Brambles Online and Social Media Presence

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Brambles Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    C

    62/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    68/100

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Brambles News and Updates

Brambles delivers important ESG achievements in the first year of its 2025 sustainability targets

Brambles, the global supply chain solutions company operating in 60 countries through the CHEP brand, has released its annual Sustainability Review, which reports on its material Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues and achievements for the financial year ending 30 June 2021.

Brambles Lifts Dividend After Beating Fiscal Year Profit Guidance

Brambles Ltd. increased its dividend after lifting its annual profit by an above-guidance 8% on higher demand and prices in the global pallets business.

Brambles announces appointment of Raluca Chiriacescu as Vice President, Investor Relations

Brambles is pleased to announce that Raluca Chiriacescu will be taking over as Vice President, Investor Relations in September 2021, at which time, Sean O’Sullivan will leave Brambles following his resignation to take up a new role.

Global Pallet Market Report 2019-2024 with Profiles of Brambles, Rehrig Pacific Co, Schoeller Allibert, LOSCAM and CABKA Group

DUBLIN, July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Pallet Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2019-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global pallet market reached a volume of 6.87 Billion Units in 2018. Pallets are...

Brambles to present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference on 16 May 2019

LONDON, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Brambles Limited (ASX: BXB, ADR: BXBLY), today announced that Director of Investor Relations, Raluca Chiriacescu, will present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank American Depositary Receipt (ADR) Virtual Investor Conference on May 16. This virtual investor...

Brambles Sell Plastics Unit for $2.5 Billion; Shares Surge

Brambles Sell Plastics Unit For $2.5 Billion, Plans Buyback
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Brambles Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brambles founded?

    Brambles was founded in 1875.

  • Who are Brambles key executives?

    Brambles's key executives are Graham Chipchase, Nessa O'Sullivan and Rodney Hefford.

  • How many employees does Brambles have?

    Brambles has 12,000 employees.

  • What is Brambles revenue?

    Latest Brambles annual revenue is $5.2 b.

  • What is Brambles revenue per employee?

    Latest Brambles revenue per employee is $434.2 k.

  • Who are Brambles competitors?

    Competitors of Brambles include Ryder System, Expeditors International and XPO Logistics.

  • Where is Brambles headquarters?

    Brambles headquarters is located at Level 10 , Angel Place 123 Pitt Street, Sydney.

  • Where are Brambles offices?

    Brambles has offices in Sydney and London.

  • How many offices does Brambles have?

    Brambles has 2 offices.