WorldStores

With an exceptional record of over 50% growth in each of the last 5 years, we’ve become the UK’s largest online retailer of products for the home and garden. We employ over 200 staff, offer more than 500,000 products on our sites and achieve sales in excess of £70m a year. We’re increasingly renowned as one of the UK’s most exciting ecommerce success stories and have ambitious plans to become a household name in home and garden retail.
Type
Private
HQ
Twickenham, GB
Founded
2003
Employees
192 (est)-3%
WorldStores was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Twickenham, GB

Key People at WorldStores

Rachel Sheridan

Rachel Sheridan

Trading Director
Joe Murray

Joe Murray

Joint CEO
Richard Tucker

Richard Tucker

Co Founder & Co CEO

WorldStores Locations

Twickenham, GB
Peterborough, GB
Northamptonshire, GB
Bristol, GB
London, GB
Richmond, US
Hampton, US
Northampton, GB

WorldStores Metrics

WorldStores Summary

Founding Date

2003

Market valuation

£137 M

Total Funding

$53.7 M

Latest funding size

$38.5 M

Time since last funding

almost 2 years

Investors

WorldStores's latest funding round of $38.5 M was in March 2015. In total, WorldStores has raised $53.7 M. WorldStores's latest valuation is £137 M.

WorldStores Financials

WorldStores's revenue was £76.1 M in FY, 2015 which is 27.9% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

£52.3 M£59.5 M£76.1 M

Revenue growth, %

13.7%27.9%

Cost of sales

£33.7 M£40.4 M£52.4 M

Gross profit

£18.6 M£19.1 M£23.7 M

Gross profit Margin, %

35.5%32.1%31.2%

Operating expense total

£22.6 M£26.4 M£36.9 M

WorldStores Online Presence

WorldStores Company Life

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