NEXT plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer offering clothing, footwear, accessories and home products. The Company's segments include NEXT Retail, a chain of numerous stores in the United Kingdom and Eire; NEXT Directory, an online and catalogue shopping business; NEXT International Retail, which designs and sources NEXT branded products; Lipsy, which designs and sells Lipsy branded younger women's fashion products, and Property Management, which holds properties and property leases which are sub-let to other segments and external parties. Customers may collect or return items at any of its stores nationwide and are also able to check their accounts and make payments online.
Company Growth (employees)
Enderby, GB
Size (employees)
30,591 (est)
Next was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Enderby, GB

Key People at Next

Simon Wolfson

Simon Wolfson

John Barton

John Barton


Next Office Locations

Next has offices in Enderby, Bristol, Hemel Hempstead, Leicester and in 23 other locations
Enderby, GB (HQ)
Desford Road, Leicester, LE19 4AT

Next Metrics

Next Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

£4.2 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

£1.5 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Market capitalization (22-Mar-2017)

£5.6 b

Closing share price (22-Mar-2017)

Next's current market capitalization is £5.6 b.
Next's revenue was reported to be £4.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4.4% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2015FY, 2016


£4 b£4.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

£2.7 b£2.7 b

Gross profit

£1.3 b£1.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

£531.3 m£585.5 m

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Next Median Salaries

Source: 330 public H-1B filings from Next

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