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The Container Store Group is a specialty retailer of storage and organization products. The Company operates in two segments, The Container Store and Elfa. Its retail stores provide various lifestyle products, including closets, collections, and hooks, as well as bath, kitchen, laundry, gift packaging, long-term storage, office, shelving, storage, trash, travel, and elfa branded products. The Company also designs, manufactures, and sells component-based shelving and drawer systems that are customizable for any area of the home

TypePublic
Founded1978
HQCoppell, US
Websitecontainerstore.com
Employee Ratings3.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2018)2,050(-6%)
Job Openings132
Revenue (FY, 2017)$857.2 M
Share Price (Oct 2020)$9.1 (-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at The Container Store

Melissa Collins

Melissa Collins

Chief Marketing Officer
Melissa Reiff

Melissa Reiff

CEO, Chairwoman
John Gehre

John Gehre

Chief Merchandising Officer
Wendi Sturgis

Wendi Sturgis

Director
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The Container Store Office Locations

The Container Store has an office in Coppell
Coppell, US (HQ)
500 Freeport Pkwy
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The Container Store Financials and Metrics

The Container Store Revenue

The Container Store's revenue was reported to be $857.23 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

857.2m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

497.1m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

58%

Net income (FY, 2017)

19.4m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

34.1m

Market capitalization (16-Oct-2020)

460.3m

Closing stock price (16-Oct-2020)

9.1

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

8.4m

EV

737.1m
The Container Store's current market capitalization is $460.3 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017

Revenue

857.2m

Cost of goods sold

360.2m

Gross profit

497.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

58%
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

173.4m193.2m190.9m169.8m195.5m197.2m69.2m205.1m216.4m

Cost of goods sold

72.6m79.6m77.1m70.5m81.7m81.1m29.0m86.7m90.7m

Gross profit

100.9m113.7m113.9m99.3m113.8m116.1m40.2m118.4m125.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

58%59%60%58%58%59%58%58%58%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2017

Cash

10.7m8.4m

Accounts Receivable

27.5m25.5m

Prepaid Expenses

11.3m

Inventories

103.1m97.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

8.6m15.3m14.0m9.8m16.4m14.6m8.2m9.3m18.5m

Accounts Receivable

29.3m27.7m24.0m21.9m25.7m24.2m25.0m27.9m31.3m

Inventories

94.6m95.7m103.9m103.6m105.7m109.3m104.1m112.9m109.0m

Current Assets

156.0m164.4m172.9m156.7m171.5m173.0m162.8m169.1m182.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2017

Net Income

354.0k19.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.0m37.9m

Inventories

1.5m8.4m

Accounts Payable

6.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(3.6m)3.4m9.6m(5.2m)(2.5m)(4.3m)354.0k1.5m6.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.3m14.8m22.6m8.0m16.4m25.2m3.0m18.8m28.1m

Inventories

(9.7m)(11.5m)(21.0m)(19.8m)(21.5m)(24.9m)1.5m(28.0m)(25.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(7.8m)11.2m15.7m(13.6m)(10.8m)(3.8m)(9.5m)13.4m23.9m
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The Container Store Operating Metrics

The Container Store's Stores was reported to be 87 in Q1, 2018.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Manufacturing Facilities

4 4 4

Stores

70 71 73 77 79 80 82 86 86 87

Vendors

700 800 800
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The Container Store Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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The Container Store Revenue Breakdown

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The Container Store revenue breakdown by business segment: 91.9% from TCS and 8.1% from Elfa

The Container Store Online and Social Media Presence

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The Container Store News and Updates

The Container Store to close all remaining stores not already closed due to coronavirus pandemic

The Container Store Group Inc. said Monday it is closing all remaining stores that were not already closed by state and local orders due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Coppell, Tx-based retailer said it will switch to click & pick curbside pickup and in-store appointments only, with just one …

The Container Store furloughs some corporate staff, cuts store hours, draws down $50 million from credit facility

The Container Store Group Inc. said Monday that it has furloughed some corporate staff, starting March 30, with those staff members receiving benefits until April 30. The retailer has also temporarily closed 40 stores, with staff at those locations receiving two weeks pay and benefits. The company'…

Save up to 25% on closet storage essentials at The Container Store — and more of today's best deals from around the web

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The Container Store cuts borrowing costs in rare retail comeback

NEW YORK, Sept 7 (LPC) - Formerly distressed US storage and organization products retailer The Container Store has returned to the US leveraged loan market to reprice and extend a term loan, in a rare turnaround story as the retail sector remains under pressure.

The Container Store Reveals New Tech Savvy Store Design

The retail chain is taking some of its own organization advice.
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The Container Store Blogs

Make A Grand Entrance!

Feeling energized and inspired to bring out the best in your space? If so, our Elfa designers are ready to help you achieve just that! To get started, you can schedule an in-store or virtual appointment, live chat with us on our website, or give us a call at 1-800-733-3532. (Our Customer Solutions D…

Elfa Study Spaces for Kids

If you're interested in creating your own Elfa study space, there are several ways to get started. You can schedule either an in-store appointment, a virtual in-home design appointment, or a phone appointment, or you can give us a call at 1-800-733-3532. Our Custom Solutions Department is available …

Finding the Right Desktop Collection to Suit Your Décor

For more great ways to tidy up your home office space, check out our Projects & Inspiration page. You can also browse all of our office organization products here.

Sweet Pembroke Home's Dorm Room Essentials

You can follow Eileen on social media here: Blog | Facebook | Instagram

The Story of Stackers

(You can shop our entire selection of Stackers Premium Jewelry Storage products here.)

Ready To Learn At Home

Ready or not, here it comes - home schooling, at-home learning, virtual classes and the hybrid, face-to-face and at-home learning. Feeling apprehensive about taking on the task of teaching your kids, probably while you're also working from home, is normal. And one of the best places to start is by g…
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The Container Store Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Container Store founded?

    The Container Store was founded in 1978.

  • Who are The Container Store key executives?

    The Container Store's key executives are Melissa Collins, Melissa Reiff and John Gehre.

  • How many employees does The Container Store have?

    The Container Store has 2,050 employees.

  • What is The Container Store revenue?

    Latest The Container Store annual revenue is $857.2 m.

  • What is The Container Store revenue per employee?

    Latest The Container Store revenue per employee is $418.2 k.

  • Who are The Container Store competitors?

    Competitors of The Container Store include J.C. Penney, The Home Depot and Lowe's.

  • Where is The Container Store headquarters?

    The Container Store headquarters is located at 500 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell.

  • Where are The Container Store offices?

    The Container Store has an office in Coppell.

  • How many offices does The Container Store have?

    The Container Store has 1 office.