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The Hut Group owns and operates websites that sell FMCG products directly to the consumer via in-house technology and operating platform. The Company offers consumer goods in areas including Entertainment (Games, DVDs, CDs, Books), Electricals, Health & Beauty, Footwear, Gifting, Accessories, Toys, Underwear & Sports.

HQManchester , GB
Employee Ratings2.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)1,995(+2%)
Job Openings459
Revenue (FY, 2017)£735.7 M(+47%)

Key People/Management at The Hut Group

Matthew Moulding

Matthew Moulding

CEO & Co Founder
Schalk Van Der Merwe

Schalk Van Der Merwe

Iain Mcdonald

Iain Mcdonald

Non-Executive Director
Angus Monro

Angus Monro

Non-Executive Director
Dominic Murphy

Dominic Murphy

Non-Executive Director
Mark Evans

Mark Evans

Non-Executive Director
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The Hut Group Office Locations

The Hut Group has offices in Manchester , Rudheath, Northwich, Manchester and in 21 other locations
Manchester , GB (HQ)
Chicago Ave
Rudheath, GB
Gadbrook Park
Lindon, US
Lindon, UT, USA
New York, US
New York, NY, USA
Riverton, US
Riverton, UT, USA
San Antonio, US
San Antonio, TX, USA
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The Hut Group Financials and Metrics

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$1.5 b

The Hut Group latest funding size

$674.43 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

The Hut Group investors

The Hut Group's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $674.4 m. In total, The Hut Group has raised $1.5 b
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The Hut Group's revenue was reported to be £735.65 m in FY, 2017 which is a 46.7% increase from the previous period.

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The Hut Group Operating Metrics

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The Hut Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Acheson & Acheson LtdSeptember 04, 2018
IllamasquaOctober 04, 2017$25 m
ry.com.auAugust 21, 2017
GLOSSYBOXAugust 14, 2017

The Hut Group Revenue Breakdown

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The Hut Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 29.1% from Europe, 30.3% from UK and 40.6% from Rest of the World

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The Hut Group Online and Social Media Presence

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The Hut Group News and Updates

Beauty ecommerce giant The Hut Group secures $1bn for more acquisitions

Beauty and lifestyle ecommerce behemoth The Hut Group has secured a new $1bn banking facility which will allow it to acquire ever more businesses. THG, which is one of the largest private companies in the UK, has agreed a top-up facility of £195m with Barclays, HSBC, Santander, Citibank and JP Mo…
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The Hut Group Blogs

Matthew Moulding Takes The Executive Chair of The Hut Group

The Hut Group (“THG or the “Group”), one of the world’s largest online Beauty & Wellbeing businesses today announced that its Non-Executive Chairman, Richard Pennycook, is stepping down from his role. Richard took over from Angus Monro who was Chairman from March 2010 to October 2012. Initially …

The Hut Group Signs Deal to Build New Business Campus at Manchester Airport

Over $1bn development in the North West is the biggest ever office project by a company New campus at Airport City Manchester, totalling circa 1m sq. ft., will support 10,000 jobs on a 16.8-acre site Second project includes ICON, THG’s new content creation studio, on a 11.6-acre site The Hut Group (…

THG Acquires British Beauty Manufacturer Acheson & Acheson

The Hut Group (“THG or the “Group”), one of the world’s largest online beauty and wellbeing businesses, today announces the acquisition of Acheson & Acheson, a pre-eminent British beauty contract manufacturer and product developer. Established in 1992, by Kenneth and Fiona Acheson, Acheson &…

The Hut Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Hut Group founded?

    The Hut Group was founded in 2004.

  • Who are The Hut Group key executives?

    The Hut Group's key executives are Matthew Moulding, Schalk Van Der Merwe and Iain Mcdonald.

  • How many employees does The Hut Group have?

    The Hut Group has 1,995 employees.

  • What is The Hut Group revenue?

    Latest The Hut Group annual revenue is £735.7 m.

  • What is The Hut Group revenue per employee?

    Latest The Hut Group revenue per employee is £368.7 k.

  • Who are The Hut Group competitors?

    Competitors of The Hut Group include Walker & Company Brands, Argos and FANCHEST.

  • Where is The Hut Group headquarters?

    The Hut Group headquarters is located at Chicago Ave, Manchester .

  • Where are The Hut Group offices?

    The Hut Group has offices in Manchester , Rudheath, Northwich, Manchester and in 21 other locations.

  • How many offices does The Hut Group have?

    The Hut Group has 26 offices.