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JD Sports Fashion engages in the retail of branded sports fashionwear and outdoor clothing and equipment. It operates through Sports Fashion and Outdoor segments. The company retails sports and fashion clothing, footwear, and sports and leisure goods, as well as distributes sports clothing and accessories, footwear and apparel, and rugby clothing and accessories. It offers products under a number of brands, such as JD, Chausport, Sprinter, Kooga, Kukri, etc. The company also operates online and catalog business under the getthelabel.com name. In addition, it licenses fashion brands and operates fitness centers.

TypePublic
Founded1981
HQBury, GB
Websitejdplc.com
Employee Ratings2.7

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)32,389
Revenue (FY, 2019)£4.7 B(+50%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)£3.6

Key People/Management at JD Sports Fashion

Peter Cowgill

Peter Cowgill

Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Nomination Committee
Brian Small

Brian Small

CFO
Andy Rubin

Andy Rubin

Non-Executive Director
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JD Sports Fashion Office Locations

JD Sports Fashion has an office in Bury
Bury, GB (HQ)
Hollinsbrook Way Pilsworth
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JD Sports Fashion Financials and Metrics

JD Sports Fashion Revenue

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JD Sports Fashion's revenue was reported to be £4.72 b in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

4.7b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

2.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

47.5%

Net income (FY, 2019)

264.2m

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

414.7m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

346.2m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

3.5b

Closing stock price (31-Oct-2017)

3.6

Cash (2-Feb-2019)

251.2m

EV

3.3b
JD Sports Fashion's current market capitalization is £3.5 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.5b1.8b2.4b3.2b4.7b

Revenue growth, %

25%20%31%33%

Cost of goods sold

782.7m937.4m1.2b1.6b2.5b

Gross profit

739.6m884.2m1.2b1.5b2.2b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Revenue

1.4b

Cost of goods sold

718.6m

Gross profit

648.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

47%
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

121.3m216.0m247.6m347.5m251.2m

Accounts Receivable

11.7m14.6m22.7m27.7m36.8m

Inventories

225.0m238.3m348.0m478.0m763.8m

Current Assets

400.3m510.7m714.2m971.8m1.2b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Cash

263.7m

Inventories

414.3m

Current Assets

816.4m

PP&E

276.8m
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

69.8m100.6m184.6m236.4m264.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

62.4m76.4m

Inventories

(21.2m)(79.0m)

Accounts Payable

43.9m110.7m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Net Income

81.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

35.4m

Inventories

(65.9m)

Accounts Payable

62.4m
GBPY, 2019

EV/EBITDA

7.9 x

EV/EBIT

9.5 x

EV/CFO

8.7 x

Revenue/Employee

145.7k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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JD Sports Fashion Operating Metrics

H1, 2018FY, 2018

Countries

16

Retail Stores

1.47 k

Sports Fashion Stores

1.03 k

Supplying Factories

293
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JD Sports Fashion Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Blacks Outdoor RetailJanuary 09, 2012£20 m
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JD Sports Fashion Revenue Breakdown

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JD Sports Fashion revenue breakdown by business segment: 86.8% from Sports Fashion and 13.2% from Outdoor

JD Sports Fashion revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 65.1% from UK, 29.7% from Europe and 5.1% from Rest of World

JD Sports Fashion Online and Social Media Presence

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JD Sports Fashion News and Updates

JD Sports Fashion opens Tech Development Centre in Hyderabad

: JD Sports Fashion Plc, Europe's leading multi brand retailer of sports fashion and outdoor brands, today opened its offshore technology development (Global In-house Centre) centre here. The centre will help the business offer its global customers a multichannel experience by developing, testin…

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JD Sports Fashion Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was JD Sports Fashion founded?

    JD Sports Fashion was founded in 1981.

  • Who are JD Sports Fashion key executives?

    JD Sports Fashion's key executives are Peter Cowgill, Brian Small and Andy Rubin.

  • How many employees does JD Sports Fashion have?

    JD Sports Fashion has 32,389 employees.

  • What is JD Sports Fashion revenue?

    Latest JD Sports Fashion annual revenue is £4.7 b.

  • What is JD Sports Fashion revenue per employee?

    Latest JD Sports Fashion revenue per employee is £145.7 k.

  • Who are JD Sports Fashion competitors?

    Competitors of JD Sports Fashion include Foot Locker, Zumiez and Cole Haan.

  • Where is JD Sports Fashion headquarters?

    JD Sports Fashion headquarters is located at Hollinsbrook Way Pilsworth, Bury.

  • Where are JD Sports Fashion offices?

    JD Sports Fashion has an office in Bury.

  • How many offices does JD Sports Fashion have?

    JD Sports Fashion has 1 office.