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Macfarlane Group PLC operates 3 leading UK based businesses in the packaging and labels sector: Macfarlane Packaging Distribution We are the UK market leader in the distribution of packaging consumable products to a wide cross-section of companies in the logistics, mail order, internet retail and industrial markets. Macfarlane Packaging Design and Manufacture Designs, manufactures and assembles bespoke packaging solutions for UK customers in markets such as electronics, aerospace and medical sectors where they require cost effective protection of high value products in both storage and transit. Macfarlane Labels Designs and prints self adhesive and resealable labels for FMCG customers in the UK, Europe and the USA.
TypePublic
Founded1949
HQCoventry, GB
Websitemacfarlanepackaging.com

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2017)795(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£178.8 M(+14%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)£0.9 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Macfarlane Group Office Locations

Macfarlane Group has offices in Coventry, Bristol, Glasgow, Horsham and in 6 other locations
Coventry, GB (HQ)
Middlemarch Industrial Estate, Siskin Pkwy E
Glasgow, GB
21 Newton Pl
Glasgow, GB
3 Park Gardens
Midland, TX, US
Midland, TX, USA
Newtown, CT, US
Newtown, CT 06470, USA
Reading, PA, US
Reading, PA, USA
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Macfarlane Group Financials and Metrics

Macfarlane Group Revenue

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Macfarlane Group's revenue was reported to be £178.84 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

178.8m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

54.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

30.5%

Net income (FY, 2018)

7.6m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

12.3m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

11.2m

Market capitalization (15-Jan-2021)

137.8m

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

0.9

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

3.3m

EV

152.2m
Macfarlane Group's current market capitalization is £137.8 m.
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

50.0m54.3m53.5m52.2m48.3m41.8m121.1m103.1m91.7m83.0m88.9m100.2m104.0m96.5m116.7m126.8m124.4m125.9m130.2m138.0m142.8m157.3m178.8m

Revenue growth, %

7%10%3%

Cost of goods sold

32.6m35.1m35.6m34.3m31.7m27.6m80.4m72.3m62.6m56.5m61.0m68.6m71.3m65.3m80.5m88.3m85.0m87.1m90.6m95.4m99.4m109.2m124.4m

Gross profit

17.5m19.2m17.9m17.9m16.7m14.2m40.8m30.9m29.1m26.6m27.9m31.5m32.7m31.3m36.2m38.5m39.4m38.8m39.6m42.6m43.3m48.1m54.5m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

7.0k657.0k5.0k3.0k3.0k27.0k2.9m2.8m2.2m1.1m142.0k2.4m1.8m1.7m881.0k920.0k1.0m2.3m5.0k354.0k150.0k161.0k3.3m

Accounts Receivable

10.6m10.5m9.6m9.8m8.5m26.8m23.9m18.5m16.7m16.5m17.7m21.1m19.0m20.2m26.7m28.3m26.8m26.8m27.6m29.7m32.6m37.3m39.0m

Inventories

5.0m4.5m4.7m4.8m4.1m9.6m10.4m7.9m6.0m6.1m6.8m7.1m6.2m6.7m7.7m7.3m7.2m6.8m7.9m8.5m9.9m12.4m13.7m

Current Assets

16.8m16.8m15.3m16.1m14.0m42.2m49.3m33.8m36.5m35.9m30.7m38.1m31.8m34.1m39.7m40.7m38.8m40.0m39.8m43.5m48.0m55.6m60.9m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

1.6m2.1m428.0k241.0k858.0k(692.0k)5.4m(12.3m)4.5m3.1m1.3m4.2m2.9m497.0k2.3m2.5m3.6m3.6m4.5m4.9m5.0m6.3m7.6m

Dividends Paid

1.5m3.0m540.0k330.0k800.0k1.0m3.0m1.3m2.0m2.5m2.5m2.5m2.5m1.3m

Income Taxes Paid

(1.2m)(1.1m)(1.3m)
GBPFY, 1996

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

5.7 x
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Macfarlane Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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91/100

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Macfarlane Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Macfarlane Group News and Updates

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Macfarlane Group Blogs

All you need to know about reporting your packaging waste in 2021

If your business handled 50 tonnes of packaging or packaging material last year and your turnover exceeded £2 million, you may be required to report your packaging usage. Companies (or groups of companies) that meet both criteria are considered “obligated packaging producers” and must follow governm…

Four ways packaging can save you money

Packaging can be an overlooked commodity, often purchased from a list of products that have been used in-house for a long time, with suppliers chosen on price. However, packaging can be the key to unlocking savings throughout your operation. The right packaging can have a terrific impact on costs an…

2021 planning – what could you do differently?

Well, in the words of Barry Manilow, it looks like we made it through…. Yep, 2020 was that kind of year, one that makes me reach for a Manilow lyric. I suspect 2021 will buck the usual trend of pious lifestyle commitments – surely, we’re all suffering “new hobby fatigue”? I’ve a sneaking suspicion w…

Four low-cost packaging automation systems that are quick to install

As 2020 draws to a close, kicking and screaming like an overtired toddler to bed, it may be a good time to think about planning for new starts in 2021. Let’s all agree that 2021 is going to be “our year”, where only good things will happen…. If we believe it, then it must be […] The post Four low-co…

The importance of customer experience

It’s going to be an odd Christmas for everyone this year, just to top off the full 2020 experience. It’s been a tough time – we’ve had to grasp at joy wherever we can. I know that I’ve been appreciating the simple things in life a lot more than I used to… getting to know […] The post The importance …

Five cardboard box alternatives for online order fulfilment

As lockdown continues and many retailers experience “record breaking” orders for their goods online, some are also managing the difficulties of corrugate shortages driven by the unprecedented demand for boxes. If you are struggling to source boxes to fulfil customer orders, here are five alternative…
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Macfarlane Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Macfarlane Group founded?

    Macfarlane Group was founded in 1949.

  • How many employees does Macfarlane Group have?

    Macfarlane Group has 795 employees.

  • What is Macfarlane Group revenue?

    Latest Macfarlane Group annual revenue is £178.8 m.

  • What is Macfarlane Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Macfarlane Group revenue per employee is £225 k.

  • Who are Macfarlane Group competitors?

    Competitors of Macfarlane Group include Kleen Test Products, Zume and Alexandria Flour Mills.

  • Where is Macfarlane Group headquarters?

    Macfarlane Group headquarters is located at Middlemarch Industrial Estate, Siskin Pkwy E, Coventry.

  • Where are Macfarlane Group offices?

    Macfarlane Group has offices in Coventry, Bristol, Glasgow, Horsham and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Macfarlane Group have?

    Macfarlane Group has 11 offices.