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.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
10,181 (est)
Burberry was founded in 1856 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Burberry

Christopher Bailey

Christopher Bailey

Chief Creative & CEO
Carol Fairweather

Carol Fairweather

John Peace

John Peace

John Smith

John Smith

Chief Operating Officer

Burberry Office Locations

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

Burberry Data and Metrics

Burberry Financial Metrics

Burberry's revenue was reported to be £2.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 0% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.5 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

1.8 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

314.6 m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

7.6 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

711.8 m
Burberry's current market capitalization is £7.6 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.3 b2.5 b2.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

671.3 m757.7 m752 m

Gross profit

1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b

Pre tax profit

444.4 m444.6 m415.6 m

Net Income

332.3 m341.1 m314.6 m
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


195.4 m193.5 m189.6 m

Total Assets

2 b2.2 b2.3 b

Accounts Payable

174.3 m159.8 m167.2 m

Current Liabilities

631.7 m580.8 m539 m

Retained Earnings

191.8 m191.4 m151.8 m

Total Equity

1.2 b1.4 b1.6 b

Financial Leverage

1.7 x1.6 x1.5 x
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)
GBPY, 2016


247 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

Burberry Operating Metrics

Burberry's Stores was reported to be 215 in FY, 2016, which is a 0% increase from the previous period
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016



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