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Rexel specializes in the distribution of electrical supplies to professional users. It distributes products and services in the areas of automation, technical supply and energy management. The Сompany offers a wide range of products and services, including products in the lighting, security, automation, climate control, communication, building automation and renewable energies sectors.
TypePublic
Founded1967
HQParis, FR
Websiterexel.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)27,530
Revenue (FY, 2017)€13.3 B(+2%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)€15.3 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Rexel

Patrick Berard

Patrick Berard

CEO
Laurent Delabarre

Laurent Delabarre

Group Chief Financial Officer
John Hogan

John Hogan

UK General Manager
Jeff Baker

Jeff Baker

CEO Rexel USA
Éric Gauthier

Éric Gauthier

CEO Rexel Asia-Pacific
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Rexel Office Locations

Rexel has offices in Paris, Dallas, North Ryde, Gemeinde Buchkirchen and in 12 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
13 Boulevard du Fort de Vaux
North Ryde, AU
First Floor, Building B, 12 Julius Ave
Gemeinde Buchkirchen, AT
22 Gewerbepark
Wien, AT
1 Murbangasse
Asse, BE
91 Zuiderlaan
Mississauga, CA
5600 Keaton Crescent
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Rexel Financials and Metrics

Rexel Revenue

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Rexel's revenue was reported to be €13.31 b in FY, 2017 which is a 1.1% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

3.4b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

830.2m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

24.6%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

40.2m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

157.7m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

4.5b

Closing stock price (31-Oct-2017)

15.3

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

452.7m

EV

6.6b
Rexel's current market capitalization is €4.5 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

13.2b13.3b

Revenue growth, %

1%

Cost of goods sold

10.0b10.0b

Gross profit

3.2b3.3b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

3.3b3.3b3.2b3.4b

Cost of goods sold

2.5b2.5b2.4b2.5b

Gross profit

835.5m813.3m795.3m830.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

25%24%25%25%
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

619.3m563.6m

Accounts Receivable

3.3b2.1b

Inventories

1.6b1.5b

Current Assets

4.9b4.7b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

394.3m452.7m

Accounts Receivable

2.2b2.3b

Inventories

1.6b1.6b

Current Assets

4.7b4.9b
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

397.0m322.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

167.8m264.1m

Inventories

(13.3m)(80.0m)

Accounts Payable

33.9m(41.2m)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

130.2m232.5m113.6m217.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

29.8m83.8m28.8m57.2m

Inventories

(68.4m)(56.7m)(38.4m)(73.4m)

Accounts Payable

(140.7m)(66.5m)(67.1m)58.2m
EURY, 2018

EV/EBIT

41.8 x

EV/CFO

-414.4 x

Revenue/Employee

124.9k

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Rexel Revenue Breakdown

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Rexel revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 54.8% from Europe , 35.4% from Asia-Pacific and 9.8% from North America

Rexel Online and Social Media Presence

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Rexel News and Updates

Update of the Liquidity Agreement Between Rexel and Natixis-Oddo Bhf and Biannual Update

UPDATE OF THE LIQUIDITY AGREEMENT BETWEEN REXEL AND NATIXIS-ODDO BHFAND BIANNUAL UPDATE

Rexel Energy Solutions to Host 5k Race to Benefit Patients at Boston Children's Hospital

TAUNTON, Mass., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Taunton-based Rexel Energy Solutions is hosting a 5k Walk/Run to benefit Boston Children's Hospital's Every Child Fund. RES has planned the fundraiser on October 7, 2018 and the race will start at the Holiday Inn Taunton located at 700 Myles...

Rexel Energy Solutions giving back to the community with Red Cross blood drive

TAUNTON, Mass., Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rexel Energy Solutions will host a community blood drive with the American Red Cross on Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Holiday Inn Taunton in Governor's III Ballroom located at 700 Myles Standish Blvd. Taunton, MA 02780. ...

REXEL : SECOND QUARTER AND HALF-YEAR 2018 RESULTS

SECOND-QUARTER & HALF YEAR 2018 RESULTS  

REXEL : RESULTATS DU 2EME TRIMESTRE ET DU 1ER SEMESTRE 2018

RESULTATS DU 2ème TRIMESTRE ET DU 1er SEMESTRE 2018
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Rexel Blogs

2018 Activity and Sustainable Development Report – Chapter 7

The 7th and final topic of the new #2018Rexel Activity Report, focusing on energy solidarity, is now available online! Access to affordable and efficient energy for the largest number of people undoubtedly represents one of the greatest challenges of the next few decades. In France as in England, mo…

Innovation Day: the Rexel Foundation’s annual event to fight fuel poverty

On November 28, the Rexel Foundation will hold its annual Innovation Day. Dedicated to fighting fuel poverty, this event provides an opportunity to gather all of the Foundation’s partners – associations, experts, institutions, and social entrepreneurs – to collaboratively develop innovative solution…

2018 Activity and Sustainable Development Report – Chapter 6

The sixth topic of the #2018Rexel Activity Report – focusing on the Group’s digital transformation of the Group – is online! Because digital transformation is an opportunity to ensure the future for any company able to leverage new technologies and, more particularly, harness relevant data, Rexel is…

2018 Activity and Sustainable Development Report – Chapter 5

The fifth topic of the #2018Rexel Activity Report focusing on the evolution of the customer relationship is now online! It outlines the Group’s definitely omnichannel approach to meet its customers’ needs at all times and in all places. If branches remain a key touchpoint for many customers and cont…

Rexel Expo – Day 5: differentiating through a unique customer experience

At the heart of the relationship that the Group nurtures with its customers, the branch remains a key touchpoint for many of them. Rexel’s teams provide them with technical and professional assistance tailored to their needs, as well as more than 4,000 immediately available SKUs. In order to further…

Rexel Expo – Day 4: facilitating installers daily operations by combining digital technology and customer proximity

For Rexel, facilitating its customers daily operations easier means not only simplifying their work, but also helping to improve their efficiency. In order to provide them with the products they need, the Group uses a multitude of touchpoints – 2,000 branches including 460 in France and 16,000 sales…
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Rexel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rexel founded?

    Rexel was founded in 1967.

  • Who are Rexel key executives?

    Rexel's key executives are Patrick Berard, Laurent Delabarre and John Hogan.

  • How many employees does Rexel have?

    Rexel has 27,530 employees.

  • What is Rexel revenue?

    Latest Rexel annual revenue is €13.3 b.

  • What is Rexel revenue per employee?

    Latest Rexel revenue per employee is €483.5 k.

  • Who are Rexel competitors?

    Competitors of Rexel include WESCO International, Gexpro and DistributionNOW.

  • Where is Rexel headquarters?

    Rexel headquarters is located at 13 Boulevard du Fort de Vaux, Paris.

  • Where are Rexel offices?

    Rexel has offices in Paris, Dallas, North Ryde, Gemeinde Buchkirchen and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Rexel have?

    Rexel has 16 offices.