Next PLC operates within the Women's clothing stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Next PLC with three other
apparel stores in Europe:
French Connection Group plc
sales of £119.90 million [US$147.84 million]
Orchestra Premaman Sa
(563.50 million Euros [US$618.55 million]
(£2.63 billion [US$3.25 billion]
During the year ended January of 2020, sales at
Next PLC were £4.27 billion (US$5.26 billion).
increase of 2.4%
versus 2019, when the company's sales were £4.17 billion.
The sales level in 2020 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2015, Next PLC had sales
of £4.00 billion.
Sales of Next Sourcing saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
37.7% in 2020, from
£6.90 million to £9.50 million.
Next PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Next Online (up 10.2% to £2.05 billion)
Next Finance (up 7.4% to £268.70 million)
Property Management (up 20.8% to £15.10 million)
Not all segments of Next PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2020:
sales of Lipsy fell 12.7% to £13.10 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Next PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Next Retail (down 5.5% to £1.85 billion)
Next International (down 8.5% to £56.90 million)