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 Burberry.com, 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.

Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Founded
1856
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

Marco Gobbetti

Marco Gobbetti

Chief Executive Officer
John Peace

John Peace

Chairman
Orna NiChionna

Orna NiChionna

Non-Executive Director
Matthew Key

Matthew Key

Non-Executive Director
Carolyn McCall

Carolyn McCall

Non-Executive Director
Ron Frasch

Ron Frasch

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.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

2.8 b

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

10%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.9 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

69.9%

Net income (FY, 2017)

287.7 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

8.3 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

19.2

Cash (31-Mar-2016)

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

Revenue

2.3 b2.5 b2.5 b2.8 b

Revenue growth, %

8%0%10%

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

Cash

545.5 m617.4 m711.8 m

Accounts Receivable

165.9 m192 m201.6 m

Current Assets

1.2 b1.3 b1.5 b

PP&E

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

Revenue/Employee

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

Stores

427 429 409

Stores (Americas)

86 86 82

Stores (Asia-Pacific)

206 206 197

Stores (EMEIA)

135 137 130
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Burberry News and Updates

Diane von Furstenberg and New CEO Discuss Future of DVF

In an interview with BoF, the American fashion brand's namesake and recently appointed chief executive Sandra Campos outline plans for a digital, direct-to-consumer push.

Burberry Appoints New Chairman

The British house has named Gerry Murphy, currently chairman of Tate & Lyle, as its new chairman, completing a series of changes at the top of the company in the past year.

Shares in Burberry are up after it named a new chairman

Former Kingfisher boss Gerry Murphy will be the next chairman of Burberry. Shares in the FTSE 100 fashion label were up 1.3 per cent just after lunchtime after Burberry confirmed a Sky News report revealing the appointment. Murphy will replace Sir John Peace, who took Burberry onto the stock m…

Luxury Leapfrogs Trade War Talk

Our Savigny Luxury Index bounded ahead this month, uninhibited by threats of tariff hikes.
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