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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.) (Mar 2019)37,769(-2%)
Job Openings18
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥637.3 B(-6%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)¥1.7 K
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Brother Industries

Toshikazu Koike

Toshikazu Koike

CEO, Representative Director & Chairman
Tasuku Kawanabe

Tasuku Kawanabe

Head of Machinery Business Division
Tadashi Ishiguro

Tadashi Ishiguro

Representative Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer, Head of Printing & Solutions Business Division
Ichiro Sasaki

Ichiro Sasaki

Representative Director & President, Head of Domino Business Division, Head of Industrial Printing Business Division
Tetsuro Koide

Tetsuro Koide

Executive Officer
Jun Kamiya

Jun Kamiya

Head of Network & Contents Business Division
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Brother Industries Office Locations

Brother Industries has offices in Nagoya, Meiwa, Ota City, Bartlett and in 48 other locations
Nagoya, JP (HQ)
15-1 Naeshiro-cho, Mizuho-ku
Meiwa, JP
Saikū
Nagoya, JP
1-chōme-1 Hagiyamachō, Mizuho-ku
Ota City, JP
8-chōme-20-8 Nishikamata
Buenos Aires, AR
Av. Santa Fe 2755 10 Piso
Eastern Creek, AU
2/51 Eastern Creek Dr
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Brother Industries Financials and Metrics

Brother Industries Revenue

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Brother Industries's revenue was reported to be ¥637.26 b in FY, 2019 which is a 6.8% decrease from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2019)

637.3b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2019), %

(6.8%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

282.3b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

44.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

49.7b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

67.3b

Market capitalization (18-Sept-2020)

443.0b

Closing stock price (18-Sept-2020)

1.7k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

168.4b

EV

381.6b
Brother Industries's current market capitalization is ¥443 b.
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

713.0b684.0b637.3b

Revenue growth, %

11%(4%)(7%)

Cost of goods sold

412.2b391.9b355.0b

Gross profit

300.8b292.1b282.3b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

167.7b178.7b187.8b171.1b172.6b178.1b159.2b159.3b166.4b

Cost of goods sold

97.3b102.4b108.6b98.1b100.6b100.5b87.7b88.2b94.2b

Gross profit

70.4b76.3b79.1b73.0b72.0b77.6b71.5b71.1b72.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

121.4b131.2b168.4b

Accounts Receivable

104.6b101.5b95.1b

Inventories

117.0b128.5b117.9b

Current Assets

366.6b384.9b408.8b
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

34.1b33.7b40.2b

Inventories

(4.1b)(12.2b)6.1b

Accounts Payable

2.8b(6.9b)(9.4b)

Cash From Operating Activities

81.8b73.3b87.7b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

8.4b17.0b25.5b8.4b16.8b25.2b10.3b20.3b30.3b

Inventories

(2.8b)(8.0b)(5.9b)(6.9b)(15.4b)(15.3b)(2.8b)(6.5b)192.0m

Accounts Payable

33.0m6.4b3.4b36.0m302.0m(5.9b)(5.3b)(5.7b)(8.9b)

Cash From Operating Activities

12.5b37.9b51.7b16.6b27.6b45.5b12.4b31.2b53.2b
JPYQ1, 2018

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Brother Industries Operating Metrics

Sep, 2018Jul, 2020

Countries

40 40

Patent Applications

1

Patents Issued

786

Trademarks

122
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Brother Industries Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal 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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Brother Industries Revenue Breakdown

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Brother Industries revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.5% from Machinery, 6.3% from Personal & Home , 10.5% from Domino, 60.2% from Printing & Solutions , 7.6% from Network & Contents and 3.9% 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.

  • Who are Brother Industries key executives?

    Brother Industries's key executives are Toshikazu Koike, Tasuku Kawanabe and Tadashi Ishiguro.

  • How many employees does Brother Industries have?

    Brother Industries has 37,769 employees.

  • What is Brother Industries revenue?

    Latest Brother Industries annual revenue is ¥637.3 b.

  • What is Brother Industries revenue per employee?

    Latest Brother Industries revenue per employee is ¥16.9 m.

  • Who are Brother Industries competitors?

    Competitors of Brother Industries include Ricoh, 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, Meiwa, Ota City, Bartlett and in 48 other locations.

  • How many offices does Brother Industries have?

    Brother Industries has 63 offices.