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Company Overview of New Look Retail Group Limited

Company Overview

New Look Retail Group Limited operates as a multichannel apparel retailer. The company provides apparel, footwear, and accessories for women, men, and teenage girls. It also offers its products through e-commerce website, newlook.com. The company has approximately 800 stores internationally, including 575 stores in the United Kingdom. New Look Retail Group Limited was founded in 1969 and is based in Weymouth, the United Kingdom. As of June 25, 2015, New Look Retail Group Limited operates as a subsidiary of Brait Mauritius Limited.

New Look House

Mercery Road

Weymouth,  DT3 5HJ

United Kingdom

Founded in 1969

18,530 Employees

Phone:

44 13 0576 5000

Fax:

44 13 0576 5001

Key Executives for New Look Retail Group Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Chief Creative Officer and Director
Company Secretary
Managing Director of UK & Republic of Ireland and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

New Look Retail Group Limited Key Developments

New Look Retail Group Ltd. Announces Sales Results for the Thirty Nine Weeks Ended December 26, 2015

New Look Retail Group Ltd. announced sales results for the thirty nine weeks ended December 26, 2015. For the period, the company reported that like-for-like sales increased 4.5%, compared to the same period of 2014. UK like-for-like sales increased 4.3%, compared to the same period of 2014. Third party e-commerce sales increased 32.7%, compared to the same period of 2014. Own website sales increased 34.7%, compared to the same period of 2014.

New Look Retail Group Limited Reports Earnings Results for the Thirty Nine Weeks Ended December 26, 2015

New Look Retail Group Limited reported earnings results for the thirty nine weeks ended December 26, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue of £1,175.3 million against £1,113.5 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was £205.0 million against £192.6 million a year ago. Underlying operating profit was £165.4 million against £148.0 million a year ago. Profit before tax (adjusted for the non-recurring exceptional transaction and refinancing costs in the first quarter of 2016) was £87.9 million against £63.3 million a year ago.

New Look Retail Group Limited Reports Earnings Results for the Twenty Six Weeks Ended September 26, 2015

New Look Retail Group Limited reported earnings results for the twenty six weeks ended September 26, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue of £756.0 million against £713.6 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was £121.7 million against £115.8 million a year ago. Underlying operating profit was £94.8 million against £85.5 million a year ago. Profit before tax (adjusted for the non-recurring exceptional transaction and refinancing costs in the first quarter of 2016) was £39.5 million against £28.1 million a year ago.

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