Findel plc is a group containing market-leading businesses in the home shopping and education supplies. It is primarily a retailer and distributor, handling and supplying specialist products manufactured by third parties. Thanks to our sourcing offices in Hong Kong and India and excellent relationships with leading suppliers, we are able to source the most appropriate products for our customers at the right price. Our aim is to be market leaders in our chosen markets.

Company Growth (employees)
Hyde, GB
Size (employees)
1,899 (est)
Findel was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Hyde, GB

Findel Office Locations

Findel has an office in Hyde
Hyde, GB (HQ)
2 Gregory Street

Findel Data and Metrics

Findel Financial Metrics

Findel's revenue was reported to be £410.6 m in FY, 2016 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

410.6 m

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

194.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(1.6 m)

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

164 m

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (25-Mar-2016)

34.4 m
Findel's current market capitalization is £164 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


514.7 m406.9 m410.6 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

265.5 m215.1 m216.4 m

Gross profit

249.3 m191.8 m194.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

235.7 m181 m184.9 m

Pre tax profit

3.3 m527 k(1.7 m)

Net Income

660 k(4.8 m)(1.6 m)
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


24.3 m38.5 m34.4 m

Accounts Receivable

197 m203.6 m210.4 m

Current Assets

302 m328.3 m321.3 m


42.7 m44.2 m45.6 m


90.3 m50.2 m47.3 m

Total Assets

435 m422.7 m414.2 m

Accounts Payable

51.6 m52.8 m46 m

Current Liabilities

82.9 m82.3 m76.2 m

Total Liabilities

323.4 m340 m335.3 m

Retained Earnings

660 k(25.3 m)(10.2 m)

Total Equity

111.6 m82.7 m78.9 m

Financial Leverage

3.9 x5.1 x5.3 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

14.6 m7.9 m(3.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(28 m)13.8 m3.9 m

Income Taxes Paid

(2.6 m)(5.3 m)91 k
GBPY, 2016


177.4 k

Financial Leverage

5.3 x

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Findel News and Updates

Mike Ashley is looking to make himself the chairman of Findel

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley is looking to become chairman of gift retailer Findel, a company Sports Direct owns a 30 per cent stake in. Sky News reported Ashley is talking to the board of Findel about the move over the past few weeks. Ashley, who recently admitted to MPs that he couldn't co…

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