The Company designs, develops, makes and sells products under the Burberry brand. Product design and development are centred in Burberry’s London headquarters. Fabrics and other materials are bought from, and finished products manufactured at, both Company-owned facilities in the UK and through an external supplier network, predominantly located in Europe. Creative and marketing content and programmes are developed internally to engage and connect the brand and its products with consumers.

Burberry products are sold globally through its stores and online at, as well as through third-party wholesale customers, both offline and online. In a few selected areas, Burberry uses the product and distribution expertise of licensing partners. These activities are executed by a global team of almost 11,000 employees.

London, GB
Size (employees)
9,828 (est)
Burberry was founded in 1856 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Burberry

John Peace

John Peace

Dr Gerry Murphy

Dr Gerry Murphy

Chairman Designate
Marco Gobbetti

Marco Gobbetti

Julie Brown

Julie Brown

Chief Operating and Financial Officer
Fabiola Arredondo

Fabiola Arredondo

Non-Executive Director
Ian Carter

Ian Carter

Non-Executive Director
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Burberry Office Locations

Burberry has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Horseferry House Horseferry Road
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Burberry Financials and Metrics

Burberry Financials

Burberry's revenue was reported to be $2.77 b in FY, 2017 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

2.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.9 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

287.7 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

8.3 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

711.8 m
Burberry's current market capitalization is £8.3 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


2.3 b2.5 b2.5 b2.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

671.3 m757.7 m752 m832.9 m

Gross profit

1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b1.9 b
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


545.5 m617.4 m711.8 m

Accounts Receivable

165.9 m192 m201.6 m

Current Assets

1.2 b1.3 b1.5 b


559.8 m645.7 m629.8 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

425.2 m454.9 m411.3 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(151.8 m)(164.7 m)(167.1 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(112.1 m)(103.5 m)(101 m)
USDY, 2017


278.1 k
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Burberry Operating Metrics

Burberry's Stores was reported to be 409 in FY, 2017.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


427 429 409

Stores (Americas)

86 86 82

Stores (Asia-Pacific)

206 206 197

Stores (EMEIA)

135 137 130
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Burberry Revenue Breakdown

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Burberry revenue breakdown by business segment: 22.2% from Wholesale, 76.9% from Retail and 0.9% from Other

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Burberry Online and Social Media Presence

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