Wincanton Plc

Wincanton is a leading UK supply chain solutions provider. Through carefully managed growth and by striving to exceed our customers' expectations, we have established leading positions in some of the UK and Ireland's most demanding markets. We invest in our people and in the technology they work with to drive change and respond to new challenges. At Wincanton, we handle operations that range from the management of single distribution sites and simple product flows through to complex supply chain solutions. We work with customers to streamline distribution networks and optimise productivity and efficiency. Our commitment to operational excellence applies across every sector in which we operate and is underpinned by an ongoing programme of product and service development to anticipate the future requirements of our customers. Implementing new solutions often involves demanding requirements for change. But change does not have to mean risk. Wincanton's customers benefit from our proven expertise in change management from business start-ups to TUPE transfers, operational improvement to new technology implementation.
Company Growth (employees)
Corsham, GB
Size (employees)
17,500 (est)
Wincanton Plc was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Corsham, GB

Wincanton Plc Office Locations

Wincanton Plc has offices in Corsham, Reigate, Northampton, Northamptonshire and in 74 other locations
Corsham, GB (HQ)
Methuen Park
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Wincanton Plc Financials and Metrics

Wincanton Plc Financials

Wincanton Plc's revenue was reported to be £1.1 b in FY, 2017 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.1 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

42 m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

67.8 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

56 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

308 m

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2017)

40.9 m
Wincanton Plc's current market capitalization is £308 m.
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


2.2 b2.4 b2.2 b1.3 b1.2 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

2.1 b1.2 b1 b

Gross profit

86.8 m(9.5 m)64 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

25 m14 m2.5 m4.2 m(40.6 m)10.1 m27.4 m19.3 m61.1 m42 m

Cash From Operating Activities

62.9 m57.5 m90.7 m56.9 m29.9 m23.5 m56 m30.3 m(19.5 m)50.6 m

Dividends Paid

16.2 m17.6 m17.1 m17 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(4.7 m)4.7 m(9.8 m)(38.5 m)14.8 m(81.9 m)(26 m)(46.9 m)(100 m)(27.4 m)
    GBPY, 2017


    63.9 k

    Financial Leverage

    -2.3 x
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