River Islands

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River Island operates and franchises a chain of apparel stores. The Company offers dresses, T-shirts, coats, jackets, leather, capes, kimonos, blazers, knitwear, jeans, skirts, trousers, matching sets, playsuits, jumpsuits, swimwear, beachwear, and lingerie and nightwear, as well as shoes, bags, accessories, watches, sunglasses, and beauty products.

TypePrivate
Founded1948
HQLondon, GB
Websiteriverisland.com

Locations

River Islands is headquartered in
London, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)4,825
Revenue (FY, 2018)£919.7 M(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at River Islands

Sonia Watson

Sonia Watson

Hon. FRIBA, Chief Executive, Blueprint for All

River Islands Office Locations

River Islands has offices in London and Dublin 1
London, GB (HQ)
Chelsea House, Westgate
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River Islands Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1948
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River Islands Revenue

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River Islands's revenue was reported to be £919.7 m in FY, 2018
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

919.7m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

102.3m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

11.1%

Net income (FY, 2018)

17.9m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

35.1m

Cash (29-Dec-2018)

147.5m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

931.6m894.0m923.3m944.5m919.7m

Revenue growth, %

3%

Cost of goods sold

734.3m710.6m752.1m799.2m817.4m

Gross profit

197.3m183.4m171.2m145.3m102.3m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

148.9m133.6m119.4m81.6m147.5m

Accounts Receivable

262.2m21.9m368.4m310.8m29.8m

Inventories

76.5m90.4m81.8m86.4m84.3m

Current Assets

487.6m483.1m433.4m319.1m597.0m
GBPFY, 2014

Financial Leverage

-1.9 x
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River Islands Operating Metrics

Sep, 2018

Stores (UK)

350
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River Islands Revenue Breakdown

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River Islands revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 89.0% from United Kingdom and 11.0% from Rest of World

River Islands Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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River Islands Online and Social Media Presence

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River Islands Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was River Islands founded?

    River Islands was founded in 1948.

  • Who are River Islands key executives?

    River Islands's key executives are Sonia Watson.

  • How many employees does River Islands have?

    River Islands has 4,825 employees.

  • What is River Islands revenue?

    Latest River Islands annual revenue is £919.7 m.

  • What is River Islands revenue per employee?

    Latest River Islands revenue per employee is £190.6 k.

  • Who are River Islands competitors?

    Competitors of River Islands include ZALORA, ZOOT and iMedia Brands.

  • Where is River Islands headquarters?

    River Islands headquarters is located at Chelsea House, Westgate, London.

  • Where are River Islands offices?

    River Islands has offices in London and Dublin 1.

  • How many offices does River Islands have?

    River Islands has 2 offices.