John Lewis

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John Lewis is a retailer that operates department stores, home stores, supermarkets, and convenience stores in the U.K. and internationally. The Company’s stores offer home and garden products, including room, furniture, cooking and dining, home furnishing, and home accessories; electrical products, such as sound and vision products, computing and phones, and home and small appliances; clothing and accessories for men and women; make-up and fragrance products, as well as body, skin, and hair care products; and baby and child products. It also sells its products online, as well as serves business-to-business customers. In addition, the Company offers a range of insurance products, including home, car, wedding and event, travel, and pet insurance, as well as life insurance.

TypePrivate
Founded1864
HQLondon, GB
Websitejohnlewis.com

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)11,314
Revenue (FY, 2019)£10.3 B
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at John Lewis

Michael Herlihy

Michael Herlihy

Partnership Secretary
Patrick Lewis

Patrick Lewis

CFO
Andrew Murphy

Andrew Murphy

Group Operations Director
Berangere Michel

Berangere Michel

Executive Director, Customer Service
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John Lewis Office Locations

John Lewis has offices in London and Jersey
London, GB (HQ)
171 Victoria St
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John Lewis Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1864
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John Lewis Revenue

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John Lewis's revenue was reported to be £10.32 b in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

10.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

32.8%

Net income (FY, 2019)

76.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

637.5m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

227.1m

Cash (26-Jan-2019)

716.8m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

2.5b2.8b3.1b3.2b3.4b3.7b4.0b4.2b4.5b4.8b5.1b5.7b6.1b6.3b8.5b9.0b9.7b9.7b10.0b10.2b10.3b

Revenue growth, %

7%0%3%

Cost of goods sold

1.8b2.0b2.1b2.2b2.3b2.6b2.7b2.8b3.0b3.2b3.4b3.8b4.0b4.2b5.6b6.0b6.4b6.4b6.6b6.8b6.9b

Gross profit

776.0m886.9m986.7m1.0b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.5b1.6b1.7b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.8b3.0b3.3b3.3b3.4b3.4b3.4b
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

32.0m107.2m58.7m36.9m36.3m43.7m42.0m70.5m380.3m79.4m282.8m248.0m121.6m197.6m534.4m358.9m336.9m667.4m673.7m596.2m716.8m

Accounts Receivable

209.0m85.9m249.8m256.5m257.1m269.8m304.3m297.6m25.4m28.4m36.1m47.3m40.5m45.8m49.5m55.1m57.3m61.0m67.8m120.4m109.6m

Inventories

220.0m239.1m259.4m266.3m274.6m283.9m302.0m315.3m329.2m340.0m324.3m349.6m344.9m352.3m514.0m554.0m580.7m621.9m627.8m661.5m657.6m

Current Assets

545.0m674.4m608.1m613.7m624.6m651.3m693.6m751.9m796.9m657.5m732.4m733.6m691.8m712.2m1.2b1.1b1.2b1.5b1.6b1.7b1.9b
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

64.0m90.2m102.7m101.2m83.5m67.5m46.3m41.2m61.7m70.3m94.9m108.5m139.2m233.3m100.8m101.7m143.1m222.4m352.9m74.8m76.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

177.0m212.0m223.1m230.7m279.2m209.7m245.2m251.0m348.5m403.4m337.2m389.7m644.0m453.5m365.4m730.3m586.4m411.7m447.3m

Dividends Paid

300.0k300.0k300.0k300.0k300.0k300.0k400.0k200.0k200.0k200.0k100.0k100.0k100.0k

Cash From Financing Activities

19.0m(5.3m)(6.3m)(6.7m)149.7m80.0m115.0m30.0m(86.0m)(130.7m)50.2m(302.4m)(157.7m)245.3m(61.3m)(122.6m)(54.7m)68.0m
GBPFY, 1996

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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John Lewis Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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John Lewis Online and Social Media Presence

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John Lewis News and Updates

John Lewis launches cut-price fashion range

Retailer John Lewis has announced it will launch a budget fashion range under its Anyday brand, as UK shoppers continued The post John Lewis launches cut-price fashion range appeared first on CityAM.

Petition calling on John Lewis to pay Real Living Wage signed by 30,000

A petition calling on the John Lewis Partnership to pay disgruntled staff the Real Living Wage has amassed almost 30,000 The post Petition calling on John Lewis to pay Real Living Wage signed by 30,000 appeared first on CityAM.

Shakespeare: John Lewis making a savvy move into financial products

John Lewis recently announced that – in collaboration with Nutmeg – it would be rolling out a new line of The post Shakespeare: John Lewis making a savvy move into financial products appeared first on CityAM.

House lawmakers narrowly pass John Lewis voting rights bill

House lawmakers on Tuesday narrowly passed a voting rights bill named in honor of the late Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), an effort to combat a wave of new voting restrictions in Republican states. Why it matters: H.R. 4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, passed by a party-line vote of 219 …

John Lewis launches investment products as it ventures beyond retail

John Lewis has today launched investment products for the first time ever, as the retailer ramps up its plans to The post John Lewis launches investment products as it looks beyond retail for revenue appeared first on CityAM.

Clipper Logistics offers 200 new jobs after John Lewis contract win

Clipper Logistics today said it has signed a new contract with John Lewis which promises to create 200 new jobs. The post Clipper Logistics offers 200 new jobs after John Lewis contract win appeared first on CityAM.
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John Lewis Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was John Lewis founded?

    John Lewis was founded in 1864.

  • Who are John Lewis key executives?

    John Lewis's key executives are Michael Herlihy, Patrick Lewis and Andrew Murphy.

  • How many employees does John Lewis have?

    John Lewis has 11,314 employees.

  • What is John Lewis revenue?

    Latest John Lewis annual revenue is £10.3 b.

  • What is John Lewis revenue per employee?

    Latest John Lewis revenue per employee is £911.9 k.

  • Who are John Lewis competitors?

    Competitors of John Lewis include Laura Ashley, Debenhams and Ocado.

  • Where is John Lewis headquarters?

    John Lewis headquarters is located at 171 Victoria St, London.

  • Where are John Lewis offices?

    John Lewis has offices in London and Jersey.

  • How many offices does John Lewis have?

    John Lewis has 2 offices.