Phaidon Press

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Phaidon is the world’s premier publisher of books on the visual arts. We believe passionately in the creative act and aim to make it understandable by all and to celebrate its inherent greatness in everything we produce. We have published books with some of the most creative artists, architects, designers, photographers and chefs of the 20th and 21st centuries. We do this because we love working closely with creative people and want convey, in words and pictures, the most faithful insight into the way the artist sees and interacts with his or her world. 
TypePrivate
Founded1923
HQLondon, GB
Websitephaidon.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)141(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£25.7 M(+11%)

Phaidon Press Office Locations

Phaidon Press has offices in London, Berlin, New York and Paris
London, GB (HQ)
All Saints St Regents Wharf
Paris, FR
55 Rue Traversière
Berlin, DE
30 Innstraße
New York, US
65 Bleecker St
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Phaidon Press Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1923

Phaidon Press Revenue

Phaidon Press's revenue was reported to be £25.67 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

25.7m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

11.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

45%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(4.7m)

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(2.6m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(2.8m)

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

568.0k
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

11.5m8.8m11.0m11.1m17.0m17.6m21.2m16.7m17.4m18.8m24.5m22.2m22.1m22.8m19.5m22.7m23.8m20.4m21.3m22.3m23.3m25.7m

Revenue growth, %

4%4%4%

Cost of goods sold

6.0m4.4m5.6m5.6m8.8m9.1m11.2m8.2m8.4m9.1m12.3m11.0m10.6m11.3m8.9m10.6m11.1m11.4m12.2m12.3m12.4m14.1m

Gross profit

5.5m4.5m5.4m5.5m8.3m8.5m10.0m8.5m9.0m9.7m12.3m11.2m11.5m11.5m10.6m12.1m12.7m9.0m9.1m10.0m10.8m11.5m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

16.0k49.8k17.0k145.0k532.0k333.0k212.0k42.0k337.0k171.0k257.0k368.5k270.0k274.0k191.0k284.0k130.0k129.0k1.4m1.1m1.2m568.0k

Accounts Receivable

2.2m1.8m2.3m3.7m7.5m6.9m4.1m2.3m2.9m2.7m2.9m3.6m3.8m3.8m3.0m5.3m4.3m3.7m4.3m5.8m6.7m6.7m

Inventories

2.8m3.2m3.3m3.6m4.7m5.4m6.6m7.4m8.0m8.5m8.8m9.0m10.1m10.5m10.4m11.3m11.9m11.3m10.8m12.0m12.1m11.3m

Current Assets

5.4m5.4m6.1m7.8m13.2m13.3m12.0m10.9m12.4m12.5m13.0m13.8m15.3m16.0m15.2m18.4m18.3m16.7m17.8m18.9m19.9m18.5m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(1.7m)342.0k311.0k22.0k785.0k241.0k359.0k(11.0k)(235.0k)285.0k1.1m(1.9m)(1.2m)(4.6m)(4.0m)(4.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.2m887.8k847.0k210.0k402.0k1.7m2.6m7.0k1.2m2.0m1.4m1.4m(111.0k)1.5m410.0k1.6m(1.8m)1.4m(4.4m)(3.1m)(3.2m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(199.0k)(98.5k)(304.0k)(322.0k)(65.0k)3.6m(508.0k)(1.3m)1.3m(252.0k)(500.0k)(1.0m)(1.0m)(500.0k)(523.0k)2.1m2.5m4.3m3.1m2.6m

Net Change in Cash

539.0k503.7k20.0k1.1m449.0k253.0k1.8m2.0m1.7m615.0k30.7k(533.0k)(1.5m)234.0k2.0k303.0k150.0k3.2m(210.0k)(25.0k)(611.0k)
GBPY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

183.1k

Financial Leverage

-11.4 x
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Phaidon Press Online and Social Media Presence

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Phaidon Press Blogs

The Putnams hit the Chelsea Flower Show

Darroch and Michael take in Britains most prestigious horticultural show on their mini Euro tour

Phaidon introductions Carolina Irving on good and bad taste

The Interiors writer and textile company founder talks about falling foul of the chic police

Marc Jacobs bought this house (but the car didnt come with it)

Nevertheless, Jacobs Frank Lloyd Wright house in Rye, NY State, is still a mid-century modern masterpiece

The riot that made it into Art & Queer Culture

No, this isnt about the Stone Wall Tavern Our book looks back at the 40th anniversary of the White Night Riots

Niki Lauda - the man who saved Ferrari

Our book Ferrari Under the Skin, describes how the driver pulled the Scuderia out of the pits in the 1970s

Virgilio Martnez and Gordon Ramsay go wild in the Andes

The Peruvian chef helps Ramsay shoot an episode of new TV show, Uncharted, in the South American highlands
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Phaidon Press Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Phaidon Press founded?

    Phaidon Press was founded in 1923.

  • How many employees does Phaidon Press have?

    Phaidon Press has 141 employees.

  • What is Phaidon Press revenue?

    Latest Phaidon Press annual revenue is £25.7 m.

  • What is Phaidon Press revenue per employee?

    Latest Phaidon Press revenue per employee is £182.1 k.

  • Who are Phaidon Press competitors?

    Competitors of Phaidon Press include AnandTech, Martha Stewart and Canvera Digital Technologies.

  • Where is Phaidon Press headquarters?

    Phaidon Press headquarters is located at All Saints St Regents Wharf, London.

  • Where are Phaidon Press offices?

    Phaidon Press has offices in London, Berlin, New York and Paris.

  • How many offices does Phaidon Press have?

    Phaidon Press has 4 offices.