Lush

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Lush is a manufacturer and retailer of fresh handmade cosmetics. The Company produces and distributes creams, soaps, shampoos, shower gels, lotions, moisturizers, scrubs, masks and other cosmetics for the face, hair, and body using only vegetarian or vegan recipes. Lush provides its products through shops, internet, and telephone, as well as partnerships with local franchise holders internationally.

TypePrivate
Founded1995
HQPoole, GB
Websitelush.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)2,088
Job Openings75
Revenue (FY, 2018)£524.4 M(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Lush

Helen Ambrosen

Helen Ambrosen

Co Founder, Inventor and Shareholder
Mo Constantine

Mo Constantine

Co-Founder and Director
Rowena Bird

Rowena Bird

Co Founder and Director
Annabelle Baker

Annabelle Baker

Director
Mike Bishop

Mike Bishop

Finance Director
Jack Constantine

Jack Constantine

Group Digital Director
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Lush Office Locations

Lush has offices in Poole, Villawood, Wien, Sarajevo and in 18 other locations
Poole, GB (HQ)
29 High St
Villawood, AU
PO Box 49
Wien, AT
6 Barnabitengasse
Sarajevo, BA
Trg Djece Sarajeva bb
Distrito Industrial, BR
Rua José Ramos Guimarães, 279, Fundos, Bom Jesus dos Perdões
Sofia, BG
The Mall, Level 0 Tsarigradsko Shose 115
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Lush Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1995
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Lush Revenue

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Lush's revenue was reported to be £524.45 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

524.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

344.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

65.7%

Net income (FY, 2018)

6.4m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

16.5m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(9.1m)

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

36.6m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

20.5m26.0m33.9m52.1m74.4m100.1m120.0m153.2m214.5m247.2m272.2m326.0m280.2m282.5m326.5m394.9m497.8m524.4m

Revenue growth, %

27%31%54%43%35%20%28%40%15%10%20%(14%)1%16%21%26%

Cost of goods sold

17.0m19.9m24.8m35.8m51.5m72.6m87.6m112.0m164.9m187.2m205.3m242.9m199.4m203.1m89.5m119.2m147.4m179.9m

Gross profit

3.5m6.1m9.1m16.3m22.9m27.5m32.4m41.2m49.6m60.0m66.9m83.0m80.8m79.4m236.9m275.8m350.4m344.5m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

602.0k1.2m1.8m2.0m2.8m1.9m4.0m5.9m5.1m8.7m14.8m25.0m17.5m20.0m21.3m32.3m46.0m36.6m

Accounts Receivable

147.0k11.9m11.7m11.7m5.3m7.3m

Prepaid Expenses

5.5m7.4m8.9m

Inventories

940.0k1.3m2.1m3.3m4.7m5.7m6.9m10.8m12.8m13.8m14.8m16.7m16.6m17.0m20.3m26.6m35.7m40.6m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(670.0k)654.0k1.5m6.0m6.1m3.7m6.0m11.7m6.5m12.2m13.0m14.0m13.2m12.9m13.0m30.0m43.6m6.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

12.1m18.2m

Inventories

452.0k(3.2m)(6.3m)(9.2m)

Accounts Payable

(2.3m)10.5m8.9m10.1m
GBPFY, 2001

Financial Leverage

5.9 x
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Lush Operating Metrics

Lush's Stores was reported to be 932 in FY, 2017.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Countries

49494849

Items Produced

124 m140 m171 m

Manufacturing Facilities

4567

Stores

898933928932

Lush Revenue Breakdown

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Lush revenue breakdown by business segment: 80.4% from Retail Sales, 11.9% from Manufacturing Sales and 7.7% from Internet Sales

Lush revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 17.9% from Asia, 70.7% from UK & Europe and 11.3% from Other

Lush Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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Lush Online and Social Media Presence

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Lush News and Updates

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Lush Cosmetics to Deactivate Global Social Media Accounts

VANCOUVER, Canada, Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lush Cosmetics announced that effective Nov. 26, 2021, the brand will deactivate its Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and Snapchat accounts in an effort to address consumers' mental health challenges. The brand's global presence across...

Lush Announces Same-Day Delivery Partnership with DoorDash

New Partnership Offers Convenient Access to Lush Experience Across US and Canada VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics, announced a partnership with DoorDash (NYSE: DASH), the leading last-mile logistics platform, to offer same-day delivery of...

Passport Technology Acquires Phi Gaming and Lush Suite of Loyalty Solutions

International leader in payment technology and customer engagement for the gaming industry redefines the digital gaming experience through player loyalty, rewards, and cashless payments

Lush Chooses iland and Veeam for Comprehensive, Cost Effective Secure Cloud Backup

Leading innovator of bath and beauty products cuts backup costs, while also ensuring data protection and future scalability. Leading innovator of bath and beauty products cuts backup costs, while also ensuring data protection and future scalability.
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Lush Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lush founded?

    Lush was founded in 1995.

  • Who are Lush key executives?

    Lush's key executives are Helen Ambrosen, Mo Constantine and Rowena Bird.

  • How many employees does Lush have?

    Lush has 2,088 employees.

  • What is Lush revenue?

    Latest Lush annual revenue is £524.4 m.

  • What is Lush revenue per employee?

    Latest Lush revenue per employee is £251.2 k.

  • Who are Lush competitors?

    Competitors of Lush include Avon Products, L'Oreal and Sephora.

  • Where is Lush headquarters?

    Lush headquarters is located at 29 High St, Poole.

  • Where are Lush offices?

    Lush has offices in Poole, Villawood, Wien, Sarajevo and in 18 other locations.

  • How many offices does Lush have?

    Lush has 22 offices.