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Norcros plc - Company Capsule

Reference Code: CN0715CC
Published Date: April 2011


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Norcros plc - Company Overview

Norcros Plc Through its subsidiaries engaged in designing, manufacturing and distributing of home consumer products.
The company manufacture’s floor tiles, ceramic walls and showers. The showers manufactured by company include
electric, mixer, digital, and power showers. The company also offer’s adhesives, grouts, surface preparation, and
aftercare products for fixing ceramic and porcelain tiles, mosaics, natural stone, and marble; and ceramic wall and floor
tiles, and related products. The company offers its products to business and individual as well. The company offers its
products through wholesalers, retailers, and a network of distributors. The company operates its business through three
geographic regions such as UK, South Africa and Rest of World. The company is headquartered in Cheshire, United

Financial Performance

   The company reported revenue of GBP 169.60 million during the fiscal year ended December 2010. The company's
revenue grew at a CAGR of 0.50% during the period 2008-2010 with a year on year growth of 9.98% over fiscal year
2009. During the fiscal year 2010, its operating margin was -0.47% as against an operating margin of -0.45% in fiscal year
2009. During the fiscal year 2010, the company registered a net loss of 5.89% as against a net margin of -4.08% in the
fiscal year 2009.

Norcros plc - Key Facts

Norcros plc, Key Facts

                                  Ladyfield House, Station Road,
                                  Cheshire, , SK9 1BU, United       Ticker Symbol, Stock       NXR (London Stock Exchange
Corporate Address:                                                                             (LON))

Telephone                          + 44 1625 549010                 No. of Employees           1,593

Fax                                + 44 1625 549011                 Financial Year End         March

URL                                        Revenue (in GBP Million)   169.60

Industry                          Construction                      Revenue (in USD Million)   265.00

Locations                         Australia, India, Greece, United Kingdom, South Africa

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Norcros plc - Major Products and Services

Norcros is a consumer home product manufacturing company. The company's key products and services include the

Norcros plc, Major Products and Services

Electric showers

Mixer showers

Ceramic tiles

Porcelain tiles




Natural Stone






Tile Africa

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Norcros plc - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of Norcros plc:

Deva Showers

Carpetright plc

Topps Tiles plc

Cersanit SA

Hudson Reed


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Norcros plc - Key Employees

Norcros plc, Key Employees

          Name                             Job Title                      Board Level     Since   Age

David Hamilton             Company Secretary, Director              Executive Board       1989    67

Jamie Stevenson            Director                                 Non Executive Board   2007    61

Joe Matthews               Group Chief Executive, Director          Executive Board       1996    64

John Brown                 Chairman                                 Non Executive Board   2007    66

Leslie Tench               Director                                 Non Executive Board   2007    65

Nick Kelsall               Director, Group Finance Director         Executive Board       1996    53

Vijay Aggarwal             Director                                 Non Executive Board   2009

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Norcros plc - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

Norcros plc
Ladyfield House, Station Road
Zip: SK9 1BU
United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 1625 549010
Fax: + 44 1625 549011

Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Norcros plc, Subsidiaries

H&R Johnson                                                         Triton
Harewood Street                                                     Triton Road
Tunstall Stoke on Trent                                             Nuneaton
Zip: ST6 5JZ                                                        Zip: CV11 4NR
United Kingdom                                                      United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 178 257 5575                                              Tel: + 44 247 634 4441
Fax: + 44 178 257 7377                                              Fax: + 44 247 634 9828

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Norcros plc - Financial Ratios

Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Norcros plc, Ratios based on current share price

                                                Key Ratios                                                            10-Sep-2010
Enterprise Value/Sales                                                                                                   0.44
Enterprise Value/Total Assets                                                                                            0.45
Note: Above ratios are based on share pric
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