Brother Industries

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Brother Industries is a company that manufactures and distributes communications and printing equipment. It offers laser and inkjet printers, fax machines and scanners, desktop computers. The Company also provides sewing, cutting and embroidery machines for home and industrial usage.

TypePublic
Founded1908
HQNagoya, JP
Websiteglobal.brother

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)38,628
Job Openings13
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥684 B(-4%)

Brother Industries Office Locations

Brother Industries has offices in Nagoya, Bridgewater, Bartlett, Pretoria and in 45 other locations
Nagoya, JP (HQ)
15-1 Naeshiro-cho, Mizuho-ku
Buenos Aires, AR
Av. Santa Fe 2755 10 Piso
Macquarie Park, AU
Level 3, Building A, 11 Talavera Rd
Wien, AT
58 Pfarrgasse
Brussels, BE
Industrialaan 32, Groot-Bijgaarden
Bela Vista, BR
Av. Paulista, 854 15th Floor, Edificio Top Center
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Brother Industries Financials and Metrics

Brother Industries Revenue

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Brother Industries's revenue was reported to be ¥683.97 b in FY, 2019 which is a 4.1% decrease from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

159.2b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

71.5b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

44.9%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

12.9b

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

18.1b

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

131.2b
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

682.1b641.2b713.0b684.0b

Revenue growth, %

(6%)11%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

400.0b368.0b412.2b391.9b

Gross profit

282.1b273.2b300.8b292.1b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

157.5b152.7b166.6b167.7b178.7b187.8b171.1b172.6b178.1b159.2b

Cost of goods sold

85.6b87.0b100.1b97.3b102.4b108.6b98.1b100.6b100.5b87.7b

Gross profit

71.9b65.8b66.5b70.4b76.3b79.1b73.0b72.0b77.6b71.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

46%43%40%42%43%42%43%42%44%45%
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

67.4b112.0b121.4b121.4b

Accounts Receivable

89.8b91.9b104.6b

Inventories

126.5b112.4b117.0b117.0b

Current Assets

320.2b345.2b366.6b366.6b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

65.3b77.8b96.0b109.1b106.0b109.2b120.1b131.2b110.7b131.2b

Accounts Receivable

87.6b90.3b107.2b97.3b107.5b112.0b100.5b107.8b106.6b101.5b

Inventories

113.3b112.9b117.5b116.9b124.2b122.8b124.0b134.7b131.2b128.5b

Current Assets

295.0b307.7b345.2b347.1b359.6b367.0b367.8b393.9b369.7b369.7b
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

49.3b61.3b69.7b72.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

34.3b33.8b34.1b33.7b

Inventories

(6.7b)9.6b(4.1b)(12.2b)

Accounts Payable

(7.8b)(5.7b)2.8b(6.9b)
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

21.1b37.1b48.9b13.0b31.6b53.7b22.5b38.4b62.0b18.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

8.6b17.0b25.4b8.4b17.0b25.5b8.4b16.8b25.2b10.3b

Inventories

1.1b(658.0m)7.8b(2.8b)(8.0b)(5.9b)(6.9b)(15.4b)(15.3b)(2.8b)

Accounts Payable

(3.9b)130.0m1.2b33.0m6.4b3.4b36.0m302.0m(5.9b)(5.3b)
JPYY, 2019

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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Brother Industries Operating Metrics

Sep, 2018Aug, 2019

Countries

40

Trademarks

15
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Brother Industries Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Domino Printing Sciences PlcMarch 11, 2015£1 b
OmniJoinDecember 01, 2011
Brother (China) Ltd.
Brother Finance (U.K.) Plc
Brother France SAS
Brother Holding (Europe) Ltd.
Brother Industries (Philippines)
Brother Industries Saigon
Brother Industries (Slovakia) s.r.o.
Brother Industries (U.K.) Ltd.
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Brother Industries Revenue Breakdown

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Brother Industries revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.9% from Machinery, 6.2% from Personal & Home , 9.6% from Domino, 57.8% from Printing & Solutions , 6.9% from Network & Contents and 1.6% from Other

Brother Industries Online and Social Media Presence

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Brother Industries News and Updates

The Global Market for Laser Printers (2019-2023) - Brother Industries, Canon, HP Development Company, Kyocera, and Seiko Epson are Leading the Competition

DUBLIN, Dec 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Laser Printer Market 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The laser printer market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% by 2023. Small work groups, homes, and offices face space constraints....

Zink Printing Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2023 | Leading Key Players: by Hewlett-Packard Inc.; Eastman Kodak Company; Brother Industries, Ltd.; L.G Electronics Inc.; ZINK Holdings LLC; Lifeprint; PRYNT Corp.; Dell Inc.; and Polaroid.

The Global Zink Printing Market report gives a thorough situation of the present and gauge market procedures, improvement methodologies and development openings Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Brother Industries Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brother Industries founded?

    Brother Industries was founded in 1908.

  • How many employees does Brother Industries have?

    Brother Industries has 38,628 employees.

  • What is Brother Industries revenue?

    Latest Brother Industries annual revenue is ¥684 b.

  • What is Brother Industries revenue per employee?

    Latest Brother Industries revenue per employee is ¥17.7 m.

  • Who are Brother Industries competitors?

    Competitors of Brother Industries include Ricoh Company, Seiko Epson and Xerox.

  • Where is Brother Industries headquarters?

    Brother Industries headquarters is located at 15-1 Naeshiro-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya.

  • Where are Brother Industries offices?

    Brother Industries has offices in Nagoya, Bridgewater, Bartlett, Pretoria and in 45 other locations.

  • How many offices does Brother Industries have?

    Brother Industries has 49 offices.