National Windscreens

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National Windscreens is the UK's largest independent automotive glass repair and replacement specialist. The company operates 108 fitting centres and over 800 mobile technicians throughout the UK. It also provides coverage throughout Europe through membership of the Automotive Glass Europe network.
TypePrivate
Founded1984
HQTamworth, GB
Websitenationalwindscreens.co.uk

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)276(+2%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£61.6 M(+12%)

National Windscreens Office Locations

National Windscreens has an office in Tamworth
Tamworth, GB (HQ)
Galena Cl
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National Windscreens Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1984
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National Windscreens Revenue

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National Windscreens's revenue was reported to be £61.55 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

61.6m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

2.8m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

4.5%

Net income (FY, 2018)

22.2k

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

143.1k

EBIT (FY, 2018)

29.2k

Cash (31-May-2018)

3.5m
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

7.7m11.7m40.7m43.6m45.1m40.7m35.4m48.9m55.1m61.6m

Revenue growth, %

(13%)38%

Cost of goods sold

6.4m10.4m39.1m41.7m43.1m38.9m33.1m46.3m52.2m58.8m

Gross profit

1.3m1.3m1.7m1.9m2.0m1.8m2.3m2.6m2.8m2.8m
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

53.6k158.2k201.0k163.7k116.1k223.7k128.9k137.3k104.9k118.1k74.6k1.2m875.5k988.9k1.1m1.7m1.7m1.7m1.6m2.2m2.6m3.1m3.5m

Accounts Receivable

1.0m1.2m1.6m2.6m6.4m5.9m6.4m5.2m4.7m5.9m5.7m7.2m

Inventories

314.2k22.1k21.8k30.4k27.1k32.0k16.0k14.4k

Current Assets

499.1k558.9k518.3k549.5k716.8k717.4k796.6k985.9k1.4m1.6m1.9m2.2m2.1m2.7m3.8m8.1m7.7m8.2m7.1m7.1m8.6m9.0m10.9m
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

40.3k49.0k3.2k15.8k2.6k13.5k8.8k366.9k362.7k22.2k

Cash From Operating Activities

113.4k142.8k682.6k106.3k70.2k(233.0k)713.5k482.6k586.2k539.0k

Net Change in Cash

68.5k116.5k546.9k1.4k5.5k(11.0k)584.6k383.0k488.8k411.6k

Income Taxes Paid

(2.5k)(7.2k)(65.8k)
GBPY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

272.0k

Financial Leverage

10.4 x
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National Windscreens Online and Social Media Presence

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National Windscreens Blogs

A Q&A with Insurance Post and Jan Teo

In late 2018, Jan Teo was appointed as managing director at National Windscreens. After 6 months with the company, Jan spoke to Insurance Post about what attracted her to the role; the challenges the business faces and what it is like being caught up in a motor manufacturer space race in terms of te…

‘James the Bus’ receives TLC from National Windscreens

‘James the Bus’, which fell victim to vandalism during the winter months, is back up and running as a safe haven for homeless people, thanks to the generosity of National Windscreens. The bus is owned by The Danny Gallivan Trust and has been converted to act as a shelter for veterans who would other…

National Windscreens drives ‘innovating together’ programme at local college

National Windscreens continues to expand its ‘innovating together’ programme with a technical update event at Lincoln College, focusing on the evolution of autonomous vehicles. The event was run by the college’s Automotive Engineering team, in conjunction with the Institute of Motor Industry (IMI). …

National Windscreens expands its network with a double opening in Sheffield and Chelmsford

National Windscreens is delighted to announce continued expansion of its national network with the opening of two new purpose-designed workshops in Sheffield and Chelmsford. This expansion forms part of an ongoing UK-wide investment to meet the huge demand for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADA…

National Windscreens opens specialist training school in Peterborough

National Windscreens has expanded its training school network yet again, with the opening of a new training centre in Peterborough. This forms part of a major ongoing investment to ensure motorists are receiving the best possible service by technicians with up to date skill sets. The training centre…

National Windscreens secures annual servicing contract with Addison Lee Group

National Windscreens was recently awarded the contract for windscreen repair, replacement and ADAS calibration on the 5,000-vehicle fleet run by global premium ground transportation business, Addison Lee Group. Addison Lee Group offer premium travel for business and personal needs. While they most p…
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National Windscreens Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was National Windscreens founded?

    National Windscreens was founded in 1984.

  • How many employees does National Windscreens have?

    National Windscreens has 276 employees.

  • What is National Windscreens revenue?

    Latest National Windscreens annual revenue is £61.6 m.

  • What is National Windscreens revenue per employee?

    Latest National Windscreens revenue per employee is £223 k.

  • Who are National Windscreens competitors?

    Competitors of National Windscreens include D'Ieteren, Winchester Motor Company and SHB Hire.

  • Where is National Windscreens headquarters?

    National Windscreens headquarters is located at Galena Cl, Tamworth.

  • Where are National Windscreens offices?

    National Windscreens has an office in Tamworth.

  • How many offices does National Windscreens have?

    National Windscreens has 1 office.