Kate Spade

Kate Spade is a company that designs and markets accessories and apparel. It operates under two multichannel lifestyle brands: Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade. The company offers clothes, shoes, jewelry, home decor and tech accessories.

Employee Rating

3.8More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyTapestry
HQNew York, NY, US
Founded1994
Websitekatespade.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Kate Spade was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US

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Key People/Management at Kate Spade

Liz Fraser

Liz Fraser

CEO & Brand President

Kate Spade Office Locations

Kate Spade has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
2 Park Ave Rm 8r
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Kate Spade Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1994
Kate Spade is a subsidiary of Tapestry

Kate Spade Revenue

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Kate Spade's revenue was reported to be $1.38 b in FY, 2016 which is a 11.2% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

1.3b1.1b1.2b1.4b

Revenue growth, %

(10%)9%11%

Cost of goods sold

539.4m458.3m458.3m554.6m

Gross profit

725.6m680.3m784.4m826.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

328.1m266.0m250.4m277.3m255.3m281.1m274.4m319.7m316.5m271.2m

Cost of goods sold

146.6m110.1m93.1m107.5m100.6m109.6m104.9m129.0m128.6m99.8m

Gross profit

181.5m155.9m157.3m169.8m154.7m171.5m169.5m190.7m187.9m171.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

55%59%63%61%61%61%62%60%59%63%
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

179.9m59.4m130.2m184.0m184.0m478.5m

Accounts Receivable

119.6m121.6m89.6m77.5m

Prepaid Expenses

58.8m49.5m45.0m34.0m

Inventories

193.3m220.5m184.6m167.5m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

26.7m11.8m79.7m173.0m31.2m7.4m9.2m6.8m128.5m123.3m177.1m219.7m212.6m231.4m260.6m306.5m308.1m422.3m

Accounts Receivable

175.9m149.6m92.4m111.2m126.7m102.5m91.4m121.8m87.1m71.8m68.6m64.4m69.7m64.3m

Prepaid Expenses

93.4m59.6m59.1m51.1m47.9m50.8m52.9m58.8m53.9m39.3m31.8m33.2m36.6m36.9m

Inventories

315.1m255.8m176.7m187.9m245.6m220.0m238.4m310.6m210.1m220.7m178.2m248.4m182.5m188.4m220.7m217.4m262.6m215.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(171.7m)(74.5m)73.0m159.2m17.1m153.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

86.0m74.4m59.9m54.4m49.9m49.3m

Inventories

25.5m(12.5m)(37.6m)24.9m

Accounts Payable

8.2m31.3m20.7m(9.7m)23.9m(18.1m)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(186.2m)(400.9m)(60.6m)(112.7m)(131.5m)(52.2m)(95.3m)(112.2m)46.2m(9.1m)41.8m(44.4m)(55.2m)(46.7m)11.6m38.4m68.0m1.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

64.4m69.1m20.1m38.7m54.8m18.1m35.2m52.3m19.1m26.4m36.8m24.2m11.5m23.9m36.4m12.5m

Inventories

(21.5m)(42.9m)16.9m5.5m(51.9m)(1.6m)(21.1m)(92.7m)(23.9m)(36.5m)(26.3m)(20.3m)(65.5m)(46.3m)

Accounts Payable

5.9m19.1m(27.6m)1.9m26.9m(26.9m)(14.5m)44.8m(17.6m)111.6m(11.7m)46.6m96.7m14.4m(9.6m)(3.8m)10.0m800.0k
USDQ2, 2012

Financial Leverage

-5.9 x
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Kate Spade Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Kate Spade Online and Social Media Presence

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Kate Spade Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    72/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    67/100

  • Diversity

    B

    71/100

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Kate Spade News and Updates

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Tapestry sees current-quarter profit below estimates on Kate Spade, tariff woes

Tapestry Inc on Tuesday forecast lower-than-expected profit for the current quarter, citing weak demand at its millennial-focused Kate Spade brand and the impact of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports.

Kate Spade owner Tapestry shares jump on mixed earnings report

The owner of the Kate Spade and Coach handbag brands on Tuesday reported quarterly earnings that beat Street estimates, but sales missed estimates due to weakness at Kate Spade.
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Kate Spade Blogs

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Admiring our frog shape.Artist Attribution:👆by Daan Habets

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frogs…for spring? groundbreaking.Artist Attribution:👆by Daan...

frogs…for spring? groundbreaking.Artist Attribution:👆by Daan Habets

Novelty bag of the year.Artist Attribution:👆by Daan Habets

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Kate Spade Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kate Spade founded?

    Kate Spade was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Kate Spade key executives?

    Kate Spade's key executives are Liz Fraser.

  • How many employees does Kate Spade have?

    Kate Spade has 3,761 employees.

  • What is Kate Spade revenue?

    Latest Kate Spade annual revenue is $1.4 b.

  • What is Kate Spade revenue per employee?

    Latest Kate Spade revenue per employee is $367.3 k.

  • Who are Kate Spade competitors?

    Competitors of Kate Spade include Michael Kors, Jane and Coccinelle Fashion Stores.

  • Where is Kate Spade headquarters?

    Kate Spade headquarters is located at 2 Park Ave Rm 8r, New York.

  • Where are Kate Spade offices?

    Kate Spade has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Kate Spade have?

    Kate Spade has 1 office.