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Cott Corporation is a route based service company. It operates through three segments: Route Based Services; Coffee, Tea and Extract Solutions; and All Other. The Company's product portfolio includes bottled water, coffee, brewed tea, water dispensers, coffee and tea brewers, specialty coffee, liquid coffee or tea concentrate, single cup coffee, cold brewed coffee, iced blend coffee or tea beverages, blended teas, hot tea, sparkling tea, coffee or tea extract solutions, filtration equipment, hot chocolate, soups, malt drinks, creamers/whiteners, cereals, beverage concentrates, and mineral water.

TypePublic
Founded1952
HQTampa, US
Websitecott.com
Employee Ratings2.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)11,580(+7%)
Job Openings2
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.4 B
Share Price (Sept 2019)$12.7 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Cott

Jerry Fowden

Jerry Fowden

Chairman Of The Board
Thomas J. Harrington

Thomas J. Harrington

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Jay Wells

Jay Wells

Chief Financial Officer
Steven Kitching

Steven Kitching

President, International
David Muscato

David Muscato

President, North America
Marni Morgan Poe

Marni Morgan Poe

Chief Legal Officer & Secretary
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Cott Office Locations

Cott has an office in Tampa
Tampa, US (HQ)
4221 W Boy Scout Blvd #400
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Cott Financials and Metrics

Cott Revenue

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Cott's revenue was reported to be $2.39 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (FY, 2019)

2.4b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

1.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

51.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

2.9m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

90.4m

Market capitalization (24-Sept-2019)

1.7b

Closing stock price (24-Sept-2019)

12.7

Cash (28-Dec-2019)

205.5m

EV

3.0b
Cott's current market capitalization is $1.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

2.3b2.3b887.4m2.3b2.4b2.4b

Revenue growth, %

156%

Cost of goods sold

2.1b2.0b585.6m1.1b1.2b1.2b

Gross profit

276.6m289.5m301.8m1.1b1.2b1.2b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q1, 2014Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q3, 2018Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

640.0m611.3m523.8m625.8m583.8m505.4m563.8m475.1m698.4m765.0m885.1m896.4m1.0b580.9m604.1m616.1m

Cost of goods sold

552.0m543.7m460.4m533.5m510.6m449.0m487.2m424.8m484.4m512.4m579.3m585.8m671.8m288.1m289.9m

Gross profit

88.0m67.6m63.4m92.3m73.2m56.4m76.6m50.3m214.0m252.6m305.8m310.6m342.3m292.8m326.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

14%11%12%15%13%11%14%11%31%33%35%35%34%50%53%
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

100.9m179.4m47.2m86.2m118.1m91.9m170.8m205.5m

Accounts Receivable

210.8m199.4m5.8k285.0m308.3m279.3m

Prepaid Expenses

19.3m20.3m20.7m27.2m

Inventories

210.0m224.8m233.1m271.3m301.4m127.6m129.6m122.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

37.6m47.8m22.0m16.4m(71.5m)7.1m383.5m2.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

95.3m97.7m188.6m194.6m192.8m

Inventories

6.5m(12.1m)(1.0m)12.9m22.6m(2.0m)(500.0k)(7.5m)

Accounts Payable

11.5m(2.2m)7.3m29.2m20.3m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

33.3m49.5m5.9m31.0m45.5m1.0m16.5m32.4m(2.5m)(4.6m)1.7m(1.2m)18.3m6.4m(1.9m)8.9m(2.4m)(34.4m)(56.7m)44.6m362.0m372.8m382.8m(19.7m)(15.3m)(5.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

47.4m71.4m23.8m47.5m72.2m24.7m49.6m74.7m25.3m134.1m130.6m145.7m45.2m94.1m142.1m

Inventories

(22.7m)400.0k(16.5m)(23.0m)(5.9m)(13.2m)(10.8m)15.8m(16.5m)6.1m10.5m(3.3m)4.6m10.7m(26.6m)(17.7m)(4.9m)(13.7m)(9.4m)(6.6m)(16.1m)(12.2m)

Accounts Payable

2.9m(22.9m)(38.4m)(16.3m)(38.4m)(44.1m)(28.9m)(34.9m)(28.5m)68.0m(16.5m)22.2m(4.5m)(22.5m)(7.1m)
USDQ2, 2012

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Cott Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

98/100

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Cott Revenue Breakdown

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Cott revenue breakdown by business segment: 26.5% from Coffee, Tea and Extract Solutions, 7.3% from All Other and 66.2% from Route Based Services

Cott revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 75.3% from United States, 14.9% from All Other Countries, 7.0% from United Kingdom and 2.7% from Other

Cott Online and Social Media Presence

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Cott News and Updates

Cott Announces Completion of Acquisition of Primo Water Corporation and With Closing the Sale of S&D Coffee and Tea to Westrock Coffee on February 28th Transitions Into a Pure-Play Water Solutions Provider

Cott to Rebrand its Corporate Name to Primo Water Corporation and Assume the Ticker PRMW on the NYSE and TSX TAMPA, FL, March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT; TSX:BCB) (the "Company" or "Cott"), today announced the completion of the acquisition of Primo Water Corporation...

Cott Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Results and Declares Dividend

Consolidated gross margin and operating leverage improvements in the fourth quarter drive strong adjusted EBITDA growth (Unless stated otherwise, all fourth quarter 2019 comparisons are relative to the fourth quarter of 2018 and all fiscal year 2019 comparisons are relative to fiscal year...

Cott to Host Investor Day on Tuesday March 24, 2020

TAMPA, FL, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT; TSX:BCB) (the "Company" or "Cott"), a leading provider of home and office bottled water delivery and filtration services in North America and Europe, today announced that it will host an Investor Day on Tuesday, March 24,...

Cott Corp to sell coffee, tea business for $405 mln

Canada's Cott Corp said on Friday it would sell its S&D Coffee and Tea business to privately owned Westrock Coffee Co for $405 million in cash, as it looks to focus on its more profitable water business.

Cott Announces Agreement to Sell S&D Coffee & Tea to Westrock Coffee in an All-Cash Transaction

TAMPA, FL, Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT; TSX:BCB) (the "Company" or "Cott") continues its transition into a pure-play water solutions provider with today's announcement that it has entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Cott will sell S&D Coffee...

Cott Announces Acquisition of Roaring Spring Water, Strengthening its Customer Base in Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia

TAMPA, FL, Jan. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT; TSX:BCB) (the "Company" or "Cott"), a leading provider of home and office bottled water delivery services in North America and Europe, today announced that DS Services of America, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cott,...
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Cott Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cott founded?

    Cott was founded in 1952.

  • Who are Cott key executives?

    Cott's key executives are Jerry Fowden, Thomas J. Harrington and Jay Wells.

  • How many employees does Cott have?

    Cott has 11,580 employees.

  • What is Cott revenue?

    Latest Cott annual revenue is $2.4 b.

  • What is Cott revenue per employee?

    Latest Cott revenue per employee is $206.8 k.

  • Who are Cott competitors?

    Competitors of Cott include Breakthru Beverage, Pepsico and The Coca-Cola Company.

  • Where is Cott headquarters?

    Cott headquarters is located at 4221 W Boy Scout Blvd #400, Tampa.

  • Where are Cott offices?

    Cott has an office in Tampa.

  • How many offices does Cott have?

    Cott has 1 office.