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James Latham is an independent distributor of timber and panel products. The company is engaged in the supply of wood-based panels, natural acrylic stone, hardwoods, high-grade softwoods, flooring, engineered timber, fire-retardant panels, advanced technical panels, cladding and decking to joinery, door and kitchen manufacturers, shopfitters and other market sectors. It offers door blanks, which include medium-density fiberboard (MDF), particleboard and plywood-faced door blanks, veneered and lipped door blanks, and lightweight solid laminated timber core and particleboard doors.

TypePublic
Founded1757
HQHemel Hempstead, GB
Websitelathamtimber.co.uk

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James Latham is headquartered in
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)432
Revenue (FY, 2019)£235.1 M(+10%)
Share Price (May 2021)£10.7(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at James Latham

Nick Latham

Nick Latham

Chairman
Andrew Wright

Andrew Wright

Managing Director
David Dunmow

David Dunmow

Finance & I.T. Director, Company Secretary
Piers Latham

Piers Latham

Operations, Health & Safety and HR Director, Executive Director
Steve Frommont

Steve Frommont

Supply Chain Director
Paula Kerrigan

Paula Kerrigan

Non-Executive Director
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James Latham Office Locations

James Latham has offices in Hemel Hempstead, Aveley, Dudley, Fareham and in 8 other locations
Hemel Hempstead, GB (HQ)
3 Swallow Park Finway Rd
Aveley, GB
Juliet Way
Dudley, GB
Blower's Green Rd
Fareham, GB
Matrix Park, Talbot Rd
Hemel Hempstead, GB
2 Swallow Park
Leicester, GB
Roman Ave
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James Latham Financials and Metrics

James Latham Revenue

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James Latham's revenue was reported to be £235.13 m in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

235.1m

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

40.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

17.2%

Net income (FY, 2019)

12.4m

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

16.5m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

14.5m

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

211.9m

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

10.7

Cash (31-Mar-2019)

15.5m
James Latham's current market capitalization is £211.9 m.
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

185.9m198.8m214.9m235.1m

Revenue growth, %

6%7%8%

Cost of goods sold

151.4m162.7m177.1m194.7m

Gross profit

34.5m36.1m37.8m40.4m
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

16.8m17.2m14.0m15.5m

Accounts Receivable

32.5m36.1m38.7m39.6m

Inventories

33.4m35.5m40.1m42.4m

Current Assets

85.5m92.8m96.2m100.5m
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

10.5m11.0m12.6m12.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

9.7m9.3m8.5m7.6m

Dividends Paid

2.5m2.9m3.0m3.4m

Cash From Financing Activities

(3.5m)(3.0m)(3.1m)(3.9m)
GBPFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

545.2k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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James Latham Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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James Latham Online and Social Media Presence

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James Latham Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was James Latham founded?

    James Latham was founded in 1757.

  • Who are James Latham key executives?

    James Latham's key executives are Nick Latham, Andrew Wright and David Dunmow.

  • How many employees does James Latham have?

    James Latham has 432 employees.

  • What is James Latham revenue?

    Latest James Latham annual revenue is £235.1 m.

  • What is James Latham revenue per employee?

    Latest James Latham revenue per employee is £544.3 k.

  • Who are James Latham competitors?

    Competitors of James Latham include NWH, Aspen Planers and Hiram.

  • Where is James Latham headquarters?

    James Latham headquarters is located at 3 Swallow Park Finway Rd, Hemel Hempstead.

  • Where are James Latham offices?

    James Latham has offices in Hemel Hempstead, Aveley, Dudley, Fareham and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does James Latham have?

    James Latham has 13 offices.