Watch Shop

Watch Shop is an official stockist for all watch brands listed on our website. Established in 1991, Watch Shop is a leading retailer of brand name designer watches, and is also the UK's most visited independent watch website. We pride ourselves on having one of the most efficient shopping systems available with communication at every stage to inform you of your order status, as well as excellent 7-days sales, customer service and support team who are glad to assist you with any enquiry or problem, should one arise. We hold massive stock levels in our high security climate controlled warehouse, and display the stock level of each item on our website, so you can be sure that the product you are purchasing is in stock and available for immediate despatch. Buy from Watch Shop with confidence: as an official stockist for all brands, all watches purchased from us are provided with the official manufacturer's guarantee.
Company Growth (employees)
Reading, GB
Size (employees)
82 (est)
Watch Shop was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Reading, GB

Watch Shop Office Locations

Watch Shop has an office in Reading
Reading, GB (HQ)
27 Cross St

Watch Shop Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Watch Shop Financial Metrics

Watch Shop's revenue was reported to be £45.2 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (FY, 2016)

45.2 m

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

18 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

4.2 m

Cash (01-May-2016)

17 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


30.4 m45.1 m45.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

17.3 m26.6 m27.2 m

Gross profit

13.1 m18.6 m18 m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


17 m

Accounts Receivable

4 m4.8 m

Current Assets

158.9 m196.1 m


97.5 m108.5 m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(1.9 m)(2 m)
GBPY, 2016


785.5 k

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Traffic Overview of Watch Shop

Watch Shop Online and Social Media Presence

Watch Shop News and Updates

It’s on like (a) Donkey Kong (watch)

 If you’re familiar with the watch company Romain Jerome you’d know that they do the best kind of pandering. The brand, which was once known for its odd watches made of moon rocks and metal from the Titanic, his created a series of nostalgic video game watches that are wildly overpriced but also wil…

Combine watch shopping with a drink at these boutique bars

Why jostle with the hoi polloi when you could be enjoying a quiet drink while contemplating your latest purchase? Come Christmas shopping season, make sure you wind up at these London watch boutique bars, says Laura McCreddie-Doak. I dream of having a club; a place where I can go not just where e…

Garmin releases its first luxury smartwatch, the Fenix Chronos

 Garmin has just announced the Fenix Chronos, an amazingly elegant smartwatch with all the features of their standard GPS exercise watches – the Vivoactve, for example – with a case and aesthetic that would be at home in a fine watch shop. That’s right: this is the first fancy smartwatch that you co…

Police officer seriously hurt in attempted robbery in London

Met police officer was part of anti-robbery Flying Squad that received tip-off about smash-and-grab at watch shop in PiccadillyA police officer is in hospital in a serious condition after being hit by a moped while helping to foil an attempted robbery at a luxury store in London’s West End. Four men…
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Watch Shop Company Life and Culture

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