Cath Kidston

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“Opening the first shop was quite a risk as there was nothing quite like it at the time. It was either old antique shops or high street modern. I guess we kick started the trend for modern vintage” ~ Cath Kidston, Founder ------------ Inspired by growing up in the British countryside and a love of vintage prints, Cath Kidston opened her first shop in West London in 1993. Over 21 years later, we still take our inspiration from quirky British vintage finds, designing colourful prints that turn modern, practical products into something witty, fresh and fun. Our unique range of everyday, practical products is designed to brighten up your day. Online at CATHKIDSTON.COM and in over 180 stores in 14 different countries (including UK, France, Spain, Japan & Korea), today’s bestselling range spans bags, accessories, homeware, fashion and things for the kids. Welcome to the Home of Modern Vintage.
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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)356(-1%)
Job Openings7
Revenue (FY, 2018)£119.8 M(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Cath Kidston

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Head of International Merchandising

Cath Kidston Office Locations

Cath Kidston has offices in London and Eaton Socon
London, GB (HQ)
125-135 Freston Rd, Notting Hill
Eaton Socon, GB
1a Alpha Dr
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Cath Kidston's revenue was reported to be £119.76 m in FY, 2018

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Cath Kidston News and Updates

All-women's network featuring Cath Kidston and The Sunday Times receives £13m funding

AllBright has revealed a £13m funding round led by Cain International. This takes the company - comprised of members clubs, digital networks and special event programming - and its capital raise to over £25m. Cain International has led the round as AllBright is said to be capitalising on the success…

The best UK deals for Monday: Grey Goose vodka, Philips toothbrushes, Cath Kidston creams, and more

It's hard to believe that December is already upon us, but here we are. For many, December marks the proper beginning of the Christmas period, with the decorations finally going up and the Christmas songs finally being played. It's also very apparent that we are now roughly only three weeks away f…

Dr. Martens Poaches Cath Kidston Boss

Dr. Martens was left without a CEO when Steve Murray left his position late last year and Chairman Paul Mason became interim chief.

Cath Kidston Blogs

How To: Upcycle Your Pillows with Pom Poms

Start of by making sure you have everything you need: – A pillow! Choose any throw cushion you might already have that needs a little upgrade  – Yarn (Choose an assortment of colours that make you happy. I like using aran/worsted weight yarn in merino wool for my pom poms because they’re lush and sq…

Get Arty with Cath Kidston: How to Paint Seaside Shells

Start of by making sure you have everything you need: -White paper -Medium sized paint brush -Small paint brush -Pencil -Rubber -Paint palette or plate -Cup of water -Gouache, Acrylic or Watercolour paints Shop Seaside Shells Pocket Backpack | Embroidered Tie Waist Shorts | Acrylic Jug | Shell Yeah …

Unmissable British Places to Staycation

Do you have your staycation favourites? Share them with us by tagging your picture with #TheSummerStaycation Shop Travel Essentials Seaside Shells Wash Bag | Painted Pansies Frame Wheeled Backpack | Brighten Up Your Day Make Up Bag | Sweet Strawberries Foldaway Overnight Bag | Painted Pansies Luggag…

The Ultimate British Picnic

The Nations Favourite Picnic Foods: Number 1 – Sandwiches Baps, barms or butties – the British do love a good sandwich, that’s a given … but the big question is, what are our favourite fillings? 1 – Ham 2 – Cheese 3 – Cucumber (yes, the afternoon tea staple)   Number 2 – Crisps If […] The post The U…

Cath Kidston Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cath Kidston founded?

    Cath Kidston was founded in 1993.

  • Who are Cath Kidston key executives?

    Cath Kidston's key executives are Cath Kidston.

  • How many employees does Cath Kidston have?

    Cath Kidston has 356 employees.

  • What is Cath Kidston revenue?

    Latest Cath Kidston annual revenue is £119.8 m.

  • What is Cath Kidston revenue per employee?

    Latest Cath Kidston revenue per employee is £336.4 k.

  • Who are Cath Kidston competitors?

    Competitors of Cath Kidston include Macy's, Isabel Garreton and Tea Collection.

  • Where is Cath Kidston headquarters?

    Cath Kidston headquarters is located at 125-135 Freston Rd, Notting Hill, London.

  • Where are Cath Kidston offices?

    Cath Kidston has offices in London and Eaton Socon.

  • How many offices does Cath Kidston have?

    Cath Kidston has 2 offices.