At Timpson we are proud to be the UK and Ireland’s leading retail service provider of shoe repairs, key cutting, watch repairs, engraved personalised gifts like photo Zippo lighters and slate house signs, dry cleaning and assisted photo ID. We are also the UK’s fastest growing specialist locksmith service offering a full range of services including lock outs, access control security and master key systems for domestic customers and many leading blue chip companies. The Timpson ethos is to provide great customer service and to do this we operate an ‘Upside Down’ management style. We believe the best way to give great customer service is to give freedom to the colleagues that serve customers whether you shop online with us here or visit any of our shops.
Type
Private
HQ
Wythenshawe, GB
Founded
1865
Timpson was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Wythenshawe, GB

Timpson Office Locations

Timpson has an office in Wythenshawe

Timpson Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1865

Timpson Financial Metrics

Timpson's revenue was reported to be £142.6 m in FY, 2016 which is a 9% increase from the previous period.
£, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

142.6 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

9%

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

67.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

47%

Net income (FY, 2016)

8.4 m

Cash (01-Oct-2016)

4.5 m
£, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

111.1 m120.9 m130.8 m142.6 m

Revenue growth, %

9%8%9%

Cost of goods sold

57.1 m64.7 m69.7 m75.4 m

Gross profit

54 m56.2 m61.1 m67.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %

49%46%47%47%

Operating expense total

46.5 m50.1 m49.8 m57.9 m

Pre tax profit

6.2 m8.6 m10.1 m

Net Income

4.9 m6.5 m8.4 m
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

3.5 m5.9 m4.5 m

Accounts Receivable

1.2 m1.7 m1.7 m

Current Assets

50.9 m50.9 m62.8 m

PP&E

31.1 m29.7 m33.3 m

Goodwill

369 k235 k403 k

Total Assets

82.4 m80.8 m96.6 m

Accounts Payable

3.2 m1.7 m1.8 m

Current Liabilities

30.4 m28.9 m36.9 m

Retained Earnings

(987 k)171 k6.6 m

Total Equity

51 m45.9 m50.5 m

Financial Leverage

1.6 x1.8 x1.9 x
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(1.3 m)(2.1 m)(1.7 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

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