Finsbury Food Group

The Group consists broadly of the following businesses: Cake Division: Lightbody of Hamilton Ltd (‘Lightbody’), based in Hamilton, is the UK’s largest supplier of Celebration cake with Disney,Nestlé and Thorntons product within its portfolio. Memory Lane Cakes Ltd (‘Memory Lane’), based in Cardiff, is the leading manufacturer of the UK retailers’ premium own label cake ranges. It also produces under a number of brands notably Nestlé,WeightWatchers and Thorntons. Bread Division: Nicholas & Harris Ltd (‘N&H’), based in Salisbury, produces a range of speciality bread products to UK retailers. Its focus is on ‘clean label’ breads, rolls and buns. This position has been strengthened following its acquisition of Goswell Enterprises Ltd (‘Goswells’) in June 2009 and with it a number of licensed brands including Vogels and Cranks.
Cardiff, GB
Size (employees)
3,050 (est)+16%
Finsbury Food Group is headquartered in Cardiff, GB

Finsbury Food Group Office Locations

Finsbury Food Group has offices in Cardiff, Hamilton, Salisbury, Kilsyth and in 2 other locations
Cardiff, GB (HQ)
Maes-Y-Coed Rd
London, GB
11 Townsend Industrial Estate Waxlow Rd
Kilsyth, GB
The Green
Salisbury, GB
Brunel Rd
Hamilton, GB
Lightbody of Hamilton Ltd 73 Bothwell Rd
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Finsbury Food Group Data and Metrics

Finsbury Food Group Financial Metrics

Finsbury Food Group's revenue was reported to be £319.7 m in FY, 2016 which is a 25% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

319.7 m

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

102.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

8.5 m

Market capitalization (18-Sep-2017)

125.3 m

Closing share price (18-Sep-2017)


Cash (02-Jul-2016)

3 m
Finsbury Food Group's current market capitalization is £125.3 m.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


176.6 m175.7 m256.2 m319.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

130.2 m127.5 m177.3 m217.1 m

Gross profit

46.4 m48.2 m78.9 m102.6 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


592 k61 k3 m

Current Assets

32.8 m59.9 m65.9 m


22.9 m50.7 m54.2 m


53 m80.1 m77.6 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

4.9 m15.2 m20.3 m

Cash From Financing Activities

701 k44 m(5 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(1.7 m)(1.9 m)(3.3 m)
GBPY, 2016


120.8 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Finsbury Food Group Market Value History

Traffic Overview of Finsbury Food Group

Finsbury Food Group News and Updates

No rise in the revenues of Mary Berry cake maker Finsbury Food Group

Finsbury Food's share price lacked the rise that might be hoped for in its sponges this morning, as the cake and bread manufacturer reported flat revenues in its preliminary year-end results. The numbers Finsbury's revenue remained relatively steady at £314.3m, slightly down from the £319.7m i…

Get set, bake: consumers are about to go Great British Bake Off mad

Markups on store-bought cakes mean home bakers in the UK could save a sweet £735m just by cooking at home. As amateur bakers get excited for the return of the Great British Bake Off this evening, comparison website Finder has worked out that ready-made cakes can be priced 500 per cent above cost …

A major supermarket baker is facing closure – risking 250 jobs

LONDON – 250 jobs are at risk as London bakery Grain D'Or, which made bread and croissants for Marks & Spencer and Tesco, faces closure. Finsbury Food Group, which owns Grain D'Or, said that the business "has been historically loss-making," in a statement on Wednesday an…

Finsbury Food Group cooks up tasty double-digit profits

Profits were up a tasty 40 per cent last year at cake and bread supplier Finsbury Food Group, as demand for premium breads and Disney celebration cakes pushed up growth.  The figures Group revenue rose 25 per cent to £319.7m in the year ended 2 July, while adjusted operating profit grew 38 per…

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