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L Brands is a fashion retailer focused on women's intimate and other apparel, personal care, home fragrance and beauty categories.  The Company's brands include Victoria’s Secret, PINK, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel.

TypePublic
Founded1963
HQColumbus, OH, US
Websitelb.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

Locations

L Brands is headquartered in
Columbus, United States

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)22,400(-12%)
Job Openings5,106
Revenue (FY, 2020)$12.9 B
Share Price (May 2021)$65.8(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at L Brands

Leslie Wexner

Leslie Wexner

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Burgdoerfer

Stuart Burgdoerfer

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Charles McGuigan

Charles McGuigan

Chief Operating Officer
Shelley B. Milano

Shelley B. Milano

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
James Bersani

James Bersani

President, Real Estate
Martin Waters

Martin Waters

Chief Executive Officer, International
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L Brands Office Locations

L Brands has offices in Columbus and Reynoldsburg
Columbus, OH, US (HQ)
3 Limited Pkwy
Reynoldsburg, OH, US
4 Limited Pkwy
Reynoldsburg, OH, US
7 Limited Pkwy
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L Brands Financials and Metrics

L Brands Revenue

L Brands's revenue was reported to be $12.91 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

12.9b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

4.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

34.5%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(366.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

258.0m

Market capitalization (13-May-2021)

18.1b

Closing stock price (13-May-2021)

65.8

Cash (1-Feb-2020)

1.5b

EV

25.7b
L Brands's current market capitalization is $18.1 b.
USDFY, 2020

Revenue

12.9b

Cost of goods sold

8.5b

Gross profit

4.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

34%
USDFY, 2020

Cash

1.5b

Accounts Receivable

306.0m

Inventories

1.3b

Current Assets

3.2b
USDFY, 2020

Net Income

(366.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

588.0m

Inventories

(40.0m)

Accounts Payable

(93.0m)
USDFY, 2020

EV/EBIT

54.2 x

EV/CFO

11.3 x

Revenue/Employee

506.4k

Debt/Equity

-6.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.9 x

Financial Leverage

-6.8 x
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L Brands Operating Metrics

L Brands's Stores was reported to be 3.1 k in Q1, 2018.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Stores

2.97 k2.97 k2.98 k3 k3.01 k3.04 k3.05 k3.07 k3.07 k3.08 k

Stores (Franchising)

650668676702738724740764781790

Suppliers

700400360
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L Brands Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Slatkin & CompanyMay 13, 2005
Intimate BrandsMarch 21, 2002
Henri BendelOctober 21, 1985
New York & CompanyJanuary 01, 1985
Lane BryantApril 29, 1982$100 m
Victoria's SecretJanuary 01, 1982$1 m
Mast IndustriesJanuary 01, 1978
Bath & Body Works
Bath & Body Works, LLC
Bath & Body Works Brand Management, Inc.
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L Brands Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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L Brands Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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L Brands Online and Social Media Presence

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L Brands Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    79/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    78/100

  • Compensation

    A

    79/100

  • Diversity

    A

    78/100

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L Brands Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was L Brands founded?

    L Brands was founded in 1963.

  • Who are L Brands key executives?

    L Brands's key executives are Leslie Wexner, Stuart Burgdoerfer and Charles McGuigan.

  • How many employees does L Brands have?

    L Brands has 22,400 employees.

  • What is L Brands revenue?

    Latest L Brands annual revenue is $12.9 b.

  • What is L Brands revenue per employee?

    Latest L Brands revenue per employee is $576.5 k.

  • Who are L Brands competitors?

    Competitors of L Brands include Gap, Ross Stores and Nordstrom.

  • Where is L Brands headquarters?

    L Brands headquarters is located at 3 Limited Pkwy, Columbus.

  • Where are L Brands offices?

    L Brands has offices in Columbus and Reynoldsburg.

  • How many offices does L Brands have?

    L Brands has 3 offices.