Brammer employs over 3,600 people in more than 460 locations in 23 countries, making us the leading pan-European distributor of bearings, belts & pulleys, chains & sprockets, linear motion, motors, seals, gearboxes, pneumatic, hydraulics, clutches & couplings, tools & maintenance and health & safety products. This unique pan-European scale makes us the only industrial distribution company in Europe able to offer a single source supply of all the world’s leading brands. Brammer offers competitive pricing through our buying power and excellent levels of product availability through the most extensive stock holding in Europe. Despite this scale across Europe, Brammer is totally committed to operating locally – even our biggest pan-European customers work in many localities. Our strong local presence enables us to remain responsive to local requirements and offer a tailor made service adapted to specific needs. Brammer understands that different industries have different needs and our extensive experience means we can offer the right products and services in any environment. Brammer offers added value to all of our customers, small and large, local and pan-European, through the technical expertise of all our people. Whether you are interested in reducing your total acquisition costs, making your production more efficient, reducing your working capital or improving your energy management, Brammer has the solution for you 24/7/365.
Show more
Wythenshawe, GB
Size (employees)
3,862 (est)
Brammer was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Wythenshawe, GB
Report incorrect company information

Brammer Office Locations

Brammer has an office in Wythenshawe
Wythenshawe, GB (HQ)
Claverton Rd
Show all (1)
Report incorrect company information

Brammer Financials and Metrics

Brammer Financials

Brammer's revenue was reported to be £257.06 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (FY, 2016)

257.1 m

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

69.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(7.5 m)

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

(5.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

(9 m)

Market capitalization (3-Feb-2017)

212.5 m

Closing share price (3-Feb-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

6.8 m
Brammer's current market capitalization is £212.5 m.
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


123.6 m134.3 m132.8 m144 m184.1 m284 m289 m287.3 m270 m257.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

89 m96.9 m97.5 m104.8 m132.7 m200.5 m200.7 m200.4 m194.5 m187.4 m

Gross profit

34.6 m37.5 m35.3 m39.3 m51.4 m83.5 m88.3 m86.9 m75.6 m69.6 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.3 m3.8 m3.7 m7.6 m11.7 m21.3 m13.2 m29.4 m24 m6.8 m

Accounts Receivable

21.4 m22.6 m23 m25.5 m52.9 m47.9 m48.7 m53.1 m35.9 m40.5 m


15.1 m19.8 m12.4 m13.8 m30.2 m28.6 m31.7 m35.4 m42.1 m28.7 m

Current Assets

42.7 m47.7 m42 m49.6 m97.8 m106.2 m99.7 m121.6 m122.5 m99.5 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

479 k1.2 m(1.4 m)2.9 m5.1 m7.5 m13.5 m7.3 m(2.4 m)(7.5 m)

Dividends Paid

500 k

Income Taxes Paid

(4.1 m)(1.6 m)(1.8 m)
GBPY, 2016

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
Show all financial metrics
Report incorrect company information

Brammer News and Updates

This flu season is about to be the deadliest on record for children.

An average of 104 children die in a normal flu year. This year, the final toll is likely to surpass 171.

Advent to acquire IPH from PAI, will merge with Brammer

PAI Partners has closed its previously announced sale of IPH, a European industrial supplies distributor, to Advent International. No financial terms were disclosed. Advent is planning on merging IPH with portfolio company Brammer.
Report incorrect company information