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We are the UK’s most successful and largest independent media agency with over £232 million billings. We started life as a brand new start-up in 2005. Our reasons then were our reasons now. We plan and buy campaigns across all media channels for a number of challenging, inspirational and extraordinary advertisers. We believe that media is too important to be commoditised by big buying networks. Our core beliefs are: - great service starts with the best people - the best rates come without compromise - great planning looks forward, not back - the best campaigns start with smart insights
TypePrivate
Founded2005
HQLondon, GB
Websitethe7stars.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)246
Revenue (FY, 2018)£283.6 M(+16%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

The7stars Office Locations

The7stars has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Floor 6-9, Bush House - North West Wing, 57 Aldwych
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The7stars Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2005
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The7stars Revenue

The7stars's revenue was reported to be £283.64 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

283.6m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

17.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

6.2%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.2m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

3.1m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

2.8m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

12.5m
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

39.3m53.9m72.9m100.8m142.8m209.5m245.7m283.6m

Revenue growth, %

42%47%

Cost of goods sold

67.7m94.2m132.8m196.3m230.5m266.1m

Gross profit

5.2m6.6m10.0m13.2m15.2m17.5m
GBPFY, 2006FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.2m2.1m4.1m6.4m6.0m8.3m10.0m12.5m

Accounts Receivable

8.9m6.3m8.8m11.7m17.3m18.9m21.7m26.8m

Current Assets

1.0k11.2m9.3m13.9m19.2m25.8m30.1m35.1m48.7m

PP&E

59.9k121.1k192.2k332.6k714.6k742.9k544.8k356.7k
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

283.3k984.2k700.9k640.2k949.9k1.2m1.9m2.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

4.5m1.2m2.6m2.8m(110.4k)3.0m3.0m7.3m

Dividends Paid

204.2k

Cash From Financing Activities

300.0k(2.8k)641.1k(229.6k)(589.5k)(150.0k)
GBPFY, 2006

Financial Leverage

1 x
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The7stars Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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The7stars Online and Social Media Presence

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The7stars Blogs

Lightbox Loves: Miss You Already?

After more than a year of social and travel restrictions, economic uncertainty, and business closures, today is a day worth celebrating. For the first time this year, we can get... The post Lightbox Loves: Miss You Already? appeared first on the7stars.

Commerce Uncovers: Sustainability Sells

It’s been impossible to miss the unprecedented rise of ecommerce in 2020 as global lockdowns sent people shopping online. It was the strongest growth for more than a decade. As a result, these increased online... The post Commerce Uncovers: Sustainability Sells appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: TV Recap Podcasts

Throughout the last year, with many of us feeling stressed and overwhelmed by the impact of the pandemic, we turned to memories of the past for comfort. This involved revisiting... The post Lightbox Loves: TV Recap Podcasts appeared first on the7stars.

Commerce Uncovers: The Range

This month The Range became the latest online retailer to launch their own marketplace allowing other brands the opportunity to sell to their customers. Approved sellers will receive exclusivity rights... The post Commerce Uncovers: The Range appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox Loves: NFTs – Useless Junk, or the Future of Selling?

Earlier this month, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey announced he was selling his inaugural tweet, in an auction scheduled to end on March 21st, the fifteenth anniversary of Twitter, with proceeds... The post Lightbox Loves: NFTs – Useless Junk, or the Future of Selling? appeared first on the7stars.

Lightbox: QT Dashboard

the7stars QT dashboard pulls together results from our nationally representative survey that tracks how consumers are feeling on a quarterly basis. The post Lightbox: QT Dashboard appeared first on the7stars.
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The7stars Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The7stars founded?

    The7stars was founded in 2005.

  • How many employees does The7stars have?

    The7stars has 246 employees.

  • What is The7stars revenue?

    Latest The7stars annual revenue is £283.6 m.

  • What is The7stars revenue per employee?

    Latest The7stars revenue per employee is £1.2 m.

  • Who are The7stars competitors?

    Competitors of The7stars include Chartable, Grey and Touch Associates.

  • Where is The7stars headquarters?

    The7stars headquarters is located at Floor 6-9, Bush House - North West Wing, 57 Aldwych, London.

  • Where are The7stars offices?

    The7stars has an office in London.

  • How many offices does The7stars have?

    The7stars has 1 office.