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ScS Group plc is one of the UK's leading retailers of fabric and leather sofas, carpets and flooring, occasional furniture and dining furniture. We trade under the ScS, “Sofa Carpet Specialist”, brand and have 96 stores nationwide, from as far north as Dundee right down to Southampton. We also have an additional 10 distribution centre sites across the UK, and the group’s head office is based in Sunderland. At ScS we're passionate about our products and sell a range of sofas that you can't buy anywhere else, our product range includes the legendary La-Z-Boy sofas and chairs as well as an exclusive range of G Plan furniture. We also operate a furniture and flooring concession through a partnership with House of Fraser, one of the UK’s leading department stores under the “For Living” brand, operating in 30 stores across the UK. ScS employs more than 1,600 people across the business in retail, distribution, management and support roles. Customers are paramount to the business and the company’s mission is to deliver excellent service, value and quality through passionate and caring people. We have over 100 years of experience and our specialist sofa and flooring staff are highly trained in their field, focused on giving the first-class service our customers know us for.

TypePublic
Founded1894
HQSunderland, GB
Websitescsplc.co.uk

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SCS GROUP is headquartered in
Sunderland, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)1,784
Revenue (FY, 2019)£317.4 M(-5%)
Share Price (Jul 2020)£1.7
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at SCS GROUP

George Adams

George Adams

Chairman at FFX Tools
Fateha Khanam

Fateha Khanam

Senior Branch Administrator
Alan Raybould

Alan Raybould

Bmd
Sarah Oldroyd

Sarah Oldroyd

Head of Digital
Marie Liston

Marie Liston

HR Director
Jonathan Lay

Jonathan Lay

Sales Manager
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SCS GROUP Office Locations

SCS GROUP has offices in Sunderland, Lancing and London
Sunderland, GB (HQ)
45-49 Villiers St
Lancing, GB
Aspect House, Spencer Rd
London, GB
107 Cheapside
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SCS GROUP Financials and Metrics

SCS GROUP Revenue

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SCS GROUP's revenue was reported to be £317.41 m in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

317.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

149.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

47.2%

Net income (FY, 2019)

11.4m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

13.9m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2020)

62.7m

Closing stock price (21-Jul-2020)

1.7

Cash (31-Jul-2019)

57.7m

EV

5.1m
SCS GROUP's current market capitalization is £62.7 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

244.1m276.7m317.3m333.0m337.3m317.4m

Revenue growth, %

13%15%

Cost of goods sold

131.1m149.6m168.2m179.2m180.0m167.5m

Gross profit

113.0m127.2m149.1m153.7m157.3m149.9m
GBPFY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.018.8m21.1m22.4m40.1m48.2m57.7m

Accounts Receivable

3.3m8.9m2.0m3.0m1.2m1.1m

Inventories

20.0m20.7m23.2m22.1m21.9m19.2m

Current Assets

1.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.047.1m50.6m54.6m71.9m78.6m85.6m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

5.9m(2.2m)8.7m9.4m10.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

13.8m8.2m11.0m28.8m17.9m

Dividends Paid

6.6m1.0m6.3m5.9m6.0m

Cash From Financing Activities

(13.1m)(1.8m)(6.3m)(5.9m)(7.2m)
GBPFY, 1999

Financial Leverage

1 x
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SCS GROUP Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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SCS GROUP Online and Social Media Presence

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SCS GROUP Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SCS GROUP founded?

    SCS GROUP was founded in 1894.

  • Who are SCS GROUP key executives?

    SCS GROUP's key executives are George Adams, Fateha Khanam and Alan Raybould.

  • How many employees does SCS GROUP have?

    SCS GROUP has 1,784 employees.

  • What is SCS GROUP revenue?

    Latest SCS GROUP annual revenue is £317.4 m.

  • What is SCS GROUP revenue per employee?

    Latest SCS GROUP revenue per employee is £177.9 k.

  • Who are SCS GROUP competitors?

    Competitors of SCS GROUP include Poppin, Yorktown Center and WestWing.

  • Where is SCS GROUP headquarters?

    SCS GROUP headquarters is located at 45-49 Villiers St, Sunderland.

  • Where are SCS GROUP offices?

    SCS GROUP has offices in Sunderland, Lancing and London.

  • How many offices does SCS GROUP have?

    SCS GROUP has 3 offices.