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Reckitt Benckiser is a consumer goods company producing health, hygiene, and home products. It specializes in household cleaning as well as health and personal care solutions.

Its major brands include:

TypePublic
Founded1823
HQSlough, GB
Websiterb.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Culture scoreC-

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)37,345
Job Openings676
Revenue (FY, 2018)£12.6 B(+10%)
Share Price (May 2020)£7.1 K(+2%)

Key People/Management at Reckitt Benckiser

Laxman Narasimhan

Laxman Narasimhan

CEO
Jeff Carr

Jeff Carr

Chief Financial Officer
Aditya Sehgal

Aditya Sehgal

Chief Operating Officer, Health - transitioning to President Nutrition and President e-RB & Greater China
Harold van den Broek

Harold van den Broek

Chief Operating Officer, Hygiene Home
Kris Licht

Kris Licht

Chief Transformation Officer – Transitioning to President Health and Chief Customer Officer
Andrew Bonfield

Andrew Bonfield

Non-Executive Director
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Reckitt Benckiser Office Locations

Reckitt Benckiser has offices in Slough, Parsippany-Troy Hills, Arlington, Buenos Aires and in 57 other locations
Slough, GB (HQ)
103-105 Bath Road
Slough, GB
Wellcroft Rd
Buenos Aires, AR
Ruta Provincial No 36 y Diagonal Perito Moreno 8300, (1890) Ingeniero Allan Florencio Varela
Sydney, AU
Level 47 680 George St
Wien, AT
15 Guglgasse
Dhaka, BD
Plot 2 (B) Block SE (C), Road 138 Gulshan-1, Dhaka-1212
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Reckitt Benckiser Financials and Metrics

Reckitt Benckiser Revenue

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Reckitt Benckiser's revenue was reported to be £12.60 b in FY, 2018 which is a 9.4% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

12.6b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

9.4%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

7.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

60.6%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.2b

EBIT (FY, 2018)

3.0b

Market capitalization (21-May-2020)

50.4b

Closing stock price (21-May-2020)

7.1k

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

1.5b

EV

49.0b
Reckitt Benckiser's current market capitalization is £50.4 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

9.5b11.5b12.6b

Revenue growth, %

7%21%9%

Cost of goods sold

3.7b4.6b5.0b

Gross profit

5.8b6.9b7.6b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017

Revenue

4.6b5.0b

Cost of goods sold

1.8b2.0b

Gross profit

2.7b3.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

60%60%
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

882.0m2.1b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

1.5b1.7b1.8b

Inventories

770.0m1.2b1.3b

Current Assets

3.4b5.4b5.0b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017

Cash

894.0m2.5b

Accounts Receivable

1.4b1.8b

Inventories

752.0m1.3b

Current Assets

3.5b5.7b
Annual
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

1.7b1.7b3.4b2.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

161.0m183.0m223.0m

Inventories

(44.0m)(14.0m)(108.0m)

Accounts Payable

179.0m(1.0m)192.0m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

Net Income

784.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

85.0m83.0m89.0m

Inventories

(7.0m)7.0m29.0m

Accounts Payable

18.0m(124.0m)(352.0m)
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBIT

16.1 x

EV/CFO

20 x

Revenue/Employee

337.3k

Financial Leverage

2.6 x
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Reckitt Benckiser Operating Metrics

Reckitt Benckiser's Customers was reported to be 568 m in FY, 2017.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Brands

19 19 19 20

Customers

117 m237 m365 m568 m

Products Sold

7 b
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Reckitt Benckiser Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Mead Johnson NutritionFebruary 10, 2017$17.90 b
0730033 BC Ltd
103-105 Bath Road Limited
Airwick Industrie SAS
Anhui Guilong Pharmaceutical Trading Company Ltd
Beleggingsmaatschappij Lemore BV
Benckiser
Brevet Hospital Products (UK) Limited
British Surgical Industries Limited
Canterbury Square Holdings Sar
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Reckitt Benckiser Revenue Breakdown

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Reckitt Benckiser revenue breakdown by business segment: 44.2% from Health, 37.5% from Hygiene, 16.2% from Home and 2.2% from Other

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Reckitt Benckiser Online and Social Media Presence

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Reckitt Benckiser Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    61/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    64/100

  • Compensation

    F

    36/100

  • Diversity

    C

    63/100

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Reckitt Benckiser News and Updates

India Hand Sanitizer Market Outlook to 2025 Featuring Profiles of Key Players Including Reckitt Benckiser, Hindustan Unilever, Godrej Consumer Products, Himalaya Drug Company, and Dabur Amongst Others

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Reckitt Benckiser says demand for Dettol has spiked due to coronavirus worries

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser said today it had seen a spike in demand for its Dettol and Lysol disinfectant The post Reckitt Benckiser says demand for Dettol has spiked due to coronavirus worries appeared first on CityAM.

Reckitt Benckiser sales come in low, unveils 2 bln investment plan

British household goods maker Reckitt Benckiser reported full-year comparable sales at the low end of company forecasts on Thursday, as it suffered from a slowdown in demand for over-the counter medicines in the United States and infant formula in China, its biggest market.

Reckitt Benckiser Takes $6.5 Billion Charge Over Formula Deal

Reckitt Benckiser Takes $6.5 Billion Charge Over Formula Deal

Britain's Reckitt Benckiser gives new parents more paid leave

British household goods maker Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc said on Tuesday it was extending its paid leave globally for new mothers from 16 weeks to 26 weeks, but the change will take time to implement in the United States due to regulatory issues.

Reckitt Benckiser trims full-year forecast again as retailers cut orders

British household goods maker Reckitt Benckiser cut its full-year sales forecast for the second time this year, blaming a cut in retail orders of seasonal products as new Chief Executive Laxman Narsimhan took over.
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Reckitt Benckiser Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Reckitt Benckiser founded?

    Reckitt Benckiser was founded in 1823.

  • Who are Reckitt Benckiser key executives?

    Reckitt Benckiser's key executives are Laxman Narasimhan, Jeff Carr and Aditya Sehgal.

  • How many employees does Reckitt Benckiser have?

    Reckitt Benckiser has 37,345 employees.

  • What is Reckitt Benckiser revenue?

    Latest Reckitt Benckiser annual revenue is £12.6 b.

  • What is Reckitt Benckiser revenue per employee?

    Latest Reckitt Benckiser revenue per employee is £337.3 k.

  • Who are Reckitt Benckiser competitors?

    Competitors of Reckitt Benckiser include Mcbride, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.

  • Where is Reckitt Benckiser headquarters?

    Reckitt Benckiser headquarters is located at 103-105 Bath Road, Slough.

  • Where are Reckitt Benckiser offices?

    Reckitt Benckiser has offices in Slough, Parsippany-Troy Hills, Arlington, Buenos Aires and in 57 other locations.

  • How many offices does Reckitt Benckiser have?

    Reckitt Benckiser has 71 offices.