Eddie Stobart

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Eddie Stobart is a supply chain and logistics company specializing in transportation services. It offers automotive, general haulage, warehousing, multimodal logistics, and rail transportation solutions.

TypePrivate
Founded1960
HQAppleton Thorn, GB
Websiteeddiestobart.com
Employee Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)4,244(-8%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)£559.1 M(-7%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Eddie Stobart

Alex Laffey

Alex Laffey

Chief Executive Officer
David Pickering

David Pickering

Chief Executive Officer
Dave Simpson

Dave Simpson

Special Operations Director
Liam Martin

Liam Martin

Commercial Director
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Eddie Stobart Office Locations

Eddie Stobart has an office in Appleton Thorn
Appleton Thorn, GB (HQ)
Langford Way
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Eddie Stobart Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1960
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Eddie Stobart Revenue

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Eddie Stobart's revenue was reported to be £559.07 m in FY, 2020 which is a 7.4% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2020)

559.1m

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(7.4%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

150.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

26.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(1.4m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

29.9m

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

22.2m
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

599.7m604.1m559.1m

Revenue growth, %

19%1%(7%)

Cost of goods sold

513.9m528.6m409.1m

Gross profit

85.8m75.5m150.0m
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

2.9m2.6m22.2m

Accounts Receivable

105.8m96.3m74.9m

Prepaid Expenses

51.8m25.4m24.5m

Inventories

2.6m2.0m1.7m
GBPFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

134.7k

Debt/Equity

2.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

7.6 x
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Eddie Stobart Operating Metrics

Apr, 2021Sep, 2021

Operating Centers

4343

Trailers

5 k5 k

Vehicle Fleet

2.7 k2.7 k
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Eddie Stobart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Puro Ventures Ltd.July 13, 2017
iForce Group Ltd.April 17, 2017
IPS at Eddie Stobart Limited
Stobart Truckstops Limited

Eddie Stobart Revenue Breakdown

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Eddie Stobart revenue breakdown by business segment: 97.7% from Transportation services and 2.3% from Other

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Eddie Stobart Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Eddie Stobart Online and Social Media Presence

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Eddie Stobart News and Updates

Greenwhitestar Acquisitions Limited

The GWSA Group reported revenues of £416.5m (2019: £421.3m) during the six months to 31 May 2020 2. The performance was broadly in line with the previous year and reflects the strong performance in the FMCG and grocery sectors, which have offset lower volumes in sectors which have been impacted by C…

250 jobs for North Wales following Eddie Stobart takeover

A logistics giant is creating 250 North Wales jobs after its takeover of haulage business Eddie Stobart.

Wm Morrisons Contract Win

Eddie Stobart Ltd announces that it has been appointed by Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC (“Morrisons”) to provide transportation services from two distribution centres. This contract is additional to the work that Eddie Stobart Ltd currently carries out on behalf of Morrisons.

Autistic Doncaster boy , 8 , gets a dream fulfilled thanks to Eddie Stobart

Zak, aged 8, who suffers from autism, was given the best birthday party ever last month, thanks to mum Lisa Stead, who, with help from friends and family, pulled out all the stops to give him a day he’ll never forget.

GWSA PERFORMANCE UPDATE

GreenWhitestar Acquisitions Limited (GWSA) has completed the first half of the 2020 financial year and the first 6 months of trading under the new ownership structure and the new management team led by William Stobart (Executive Chairman) and Brian Corrway (Chief Financial Officer). As a group, GWSA…

Eddie Stobart sale set to 'secure' its future say new owners

The parent company of Cumbrian institution Eddie Stobart has announced that a new company will take over the brand from this month.
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Eddie Stobart Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Eddie Stobart founded?

    Eddie Stobart was founded in 1960.

  • Who are Eddie Stobart key executives?

    Eddie Stobart's key executives are Alex Laffey, David Pickering and Dave Simpson.

  • How many employees does Eddie Stobart have?

    Eddie Stobart has 4,244 employees.

  • What is Eddie Stobart revenue?

    Latest Eddie Stobart annual revenue is £559.1 m.

  • What is Eddie Stobart revenue per employee?

    Latest Eddie Stobart revenue per employee is £131.7 k.

  • Who are Eddie Stobart competitors?

    Competitors of Eddie Stobart include Rhenus Logistics, Turners and DP World London Gateway.

  • Where is Eddie Stobart headquarters?

    Eddie Stobart headquarters is located at Langford Way, Appleton Thorn.

  • Where are Eddie Stobart offices?

    Eddie Stobart has an office in Appleton Thorn.

  • How many offices does Eddie Stobart have?

    Eddie Stobart has 1 office.