BENEFIT COSMETICS LIMITED

MARCONI BUILDING, NEW STREET, CHELMSFORD, CM1 1PH

Company Number: 03922046
Incorporation date: 09-Feb-2000
Status: Active
Entity type: Private Limited Company

SIC codes:
46450 Wholesale of perfume and cosmetics
47910 Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet




SUMMARY

This company is 24.5 years old and is currently active. It is controlled by Lvmh Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton. The company has positive equity (net assets) of GBP 2 million which has decreased from the previous year's figure of GBP 2 million. The latest reported revenue figure is GBP 78.7 million which is similar to the previous year's figure of GBP 82.3 million. The company has 3 active officers (directors or partners) who are or were officers of 1 other company. The company has no public disputes filed on the Business Disputes Register. There are 3 court cases involving the company that we are aware of.


FINANCIALS (BETA)

Next accounts due: 30-Sep-2024
Accounts Filed: FULL (31-Dec-2022)


P&L Financials:
Year end Currency Revenue Operating profit Interest Received Interest Paid Tax Net Profit GBP
31-Dec-2018 GBP 78,731,174 3,044,690 604,295 4,453,929
31-Dec-2017 GBP 82,257,653 8,571,314 2,487 1,619,254 7,150,154
31-Dec-2016 GBP 83,505,064 6,369,260 252,719 1,261,331 6,621,979
31-Dec-2015 GBP 78,942,340 8,137,665 208,309 3,998 -1,862,014
31-Dec-2014 GBP 70,445,488 7,819,930 152,095 259 1,762,591 6,209,175
31-Dec-2013 GBP 67,430,955 5,316,133 72,408 3,818 1,255,177 4,129,546
31-Dec-2012 GBP 63,037,592 3,940,106 12,128 3,365 908,903 3,039,966
31-Dec-2011 GBP 53,878,639 2,012,754 18,291 34,467 350,058 1,996,578
31-Dec-2010 GBP 49,325,112 4,457,471 24,170 2,569 1,281,064 3,629,560
31-Dec-2009 GBP 50,891,832 6,267,508 18,757 39,708 6,101,199


Balance Sheet Financials:
Year end Currency Cash Current Assets Current Liabilities Debt Share Capital Premium Reserve Retained Earnings Net Assets
31-Dec-2018 GBP 398,774 25,284,723 2,000,100 4,680,641 2,000,100
31-Dec-2017 GBP 58,263 71,326,154 2,000,100 48,226,712 2,000,100
31-Dec-2016 GBP 121,010 60,203,384 19,707,777 2,000,100 41,076,558 43,076,658
31-Dec-2015 GBP 61,436 56,463,687 2,000,100 35,715,910 37,716,010
31-Dec-2014 GBP 80,629 46,664,972 19,926,204 2,000,100 26,684,059 28,684,159
31-Dec-2013 GBP 85,347 36,377,244 16,905,197 2,000,100 20,474,884 22,474,984
31-Dec-2012 GBP 81,713 27,246,830 9,372,508 2,000,100 18,668,621 20,668,721
31-Dec-2011 GBP 285,934 24,905,973 10,504,162 2,000,100 15,628,655 17,628,755
31-Dec-2010 GBP 642,507 23,417,187 10,566,291 2,000,100 13,982,135 15,982,235
31-Dec-2009 GBP 4,022,303 21,368,669 9,151,506 2,000,100 13,352,575 15,352,675

VALUATION EVENTS (BETA)

Year end Currency % Equity Sum raised Pre-Money Valuation* Post-Money Valuation* Enterprise Value**
Insufficient available data for calculating valuations.

DISPUTES

No disputes filed on www.disputesregister.org

COMPANY SECRETARY


Status Name Appointed on Resigned on Occupation Nationality All apointments
(active/resigned)
Resigned Yongyi YING 15 Feb 2010 28 Feb 2012 0 - 1
Resigned Charles Humphrey Dickens WHINNEY 02 Feb 2009 12 Feb 2010 Finance Director British 0 - 2
Resigned Sarah Elizabeth GARNER 01 Jan 2007 31 Jan 2009 Finance Director British 2 - 11
Resigned Susan Ruth MCDONALD 28 Feb 2003 31 Dec 2006 Commercial Manager British 0 - 4
Resigned Laura ENOS 29 Jun 2002 31 Dec 2006 American 0 - 1
Resigned Ian, Mr. MARSHALL 10 Apr 2000 30 Jun 2002 Company Director British 3 - 4
Resigned Barth ADAMS 10 Feb 2000 30 Jun 2002 Company Director Usa 0 - 3

DIRECTORS


Status Name Appointed on Resigned on Occupation Nationality All appointments
(active/resigned)
Dissolved companies
(rate)
Active Christie Colette FLEISCHER 01 May 2021 Company Director American 1 - 00 (0.0%)
Active Sarah Anne HARBON 28 Nov 2014 Director British 1 - 11 (50.0%)
Active Andrea Dawn LANSBURY 28 Feb 2012 Director British 1 - 00 (0.0%)
Resigned Yongyi YING 15 Feb 2010 28 Feb 2012 Finance Director Usa 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Charles Humphrey Dickens WHINNEY 02 Feb 2009 12 Feb 2010 Finance Director British 0 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Jean Andre ROUGEOT 01 Jan 2007 01 May 2021 Managing Director French 0 - 31 (33.3%)
Resigned Sarah Elizabeth GARNER 01 Jan 2007 31 Jan 2009 Finance Director British 2 - 112 (15.4%)
Resigned Nicolas Michel Jean Ghislain CORDIER 01 Jun 2003 22 Feb 2011 Company Director French 0 - 52 (40.0%)
Resigned Susan Ruth MCDONALD 28 Feb 2003 31 Dec 2006 Commercial Manager British 0 - 40 (0.0%)
Resigned Diane Mary MILES 28 Feb 2003 01 Jun 2006 Chief Executive British 0 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Hugues Philippe DUSSEAUX 28 Feb 2003 01 Jan 2021 President French 2 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Jean DANIELSON 29 Jun 2002 19 Nov 2012 Director American 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Jane FORD 29 Jun 2002 19 Nov 2012 Director American 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Malcolm John Frederick TUCKER 29 Jun 2002 28 Feb 2003 Director British 0 - 156 (40.0%)
Resigned Ian, Mr. MARSHALL 10 Apr 2000 30 Jun 2002 Company Director British 3 - 41 (14.3%)
Resigned Richard DE WARREN 10 Feb 2000 28 Feb 2003 Company Director French 0 - 31 (33.3%)
Resigned BART SECRETARIES LIMITED 09 Feb 2000 10 Feb 2000 0 - 11552 (45.2%)
Resigned BART MANAGEMENT LIMITED 09 Feb 2000 10 Feb 2000 0 - 14363 (44.1%)
Number of active directors: 3
Average tenure of active directors: 8.4 years
Average tenure of resigned directors: 5.3 years
Average active director Dissolution Rate: 16.7%

DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS IN OTHER COMPANIES

Name
 
BENEFIT COSMETICS LIMITED (03922046) - Active
CENTAUR 66 LIMITED (09629831) - Dissolved

SHAREHOLDERS (BETA)

Shareholder name Share class Shares at confirmation date
2016-02-092015-02-092014-02-092013-02-092012-02-09
BENEFIT COSMETICS LLCORDINARY2,000,100
100%
2,000,100
100%
2,000,100
100%
2,000,100
100%
2,000,100
100%

SHAREHOLDINGS (BETA)

no shareholding data

CONTROLLED COMPANIES / CONTROLLING ENTITIES



Controlling entities above

BENEFIT COSMETICS LIMITED

no controlled companies

LATE PAYMENTS REPORT


Start date End date Average days to pay % invoices paid over 60 days % invoices not paid within agreed terms Gov.uk report
2023-07-01 2023-12-31 32 4% 19% 79720
2023-01-01 2023-06-30 27 5% 25% 72116
2022-07-01 2022-12-31 30 3% 17% 66659
2022-01-01 2022-06-30 28 6% 20% 59244
2021-07-01 2021-12-31 39 12% 34% 53061
2021-01-01 2021-06-30 47 10% 29% 45719
2020-07-01 2020-12-31 45 12% 29% 40019
2020-01-01 2020-06-30 36 9% 24% 33184
2019-07-01 2019-12-31 28 7% 18% 28414
2019-01-01 2019-06-30 32 6% 24% 18445
2018-07-01 2018-12-31 34 10% 28% 9838
2018-01-01 2018-06-30 40 13% 41% 4077


COURT CASES


Date Title Reference Subject
2018-11-14 Ms FL Purdham v Benefit Cosmetics Ltd and John Lewis plc [2018] UKET 2500225/2018 Sex Discrimination
2013-08-19 Benefit Cosmetics LLP v Dean Make (Summary Decision _Transfer) [2013] DRS 12956 Summary Decision Transfer
2013-07-29 Benefit Cosmetics LLP v Becky Mikeal (Summary Decision _Transfer) [2013] DRS 12955 Summary Decision Transfer

PATENTS


No Patents found

COMPETITORS

(Based on Sic code: 46450 Wholesale of perfume and cosmetics)

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THE BODY SHOP INTERNATIONAL LIMITED C/O FRP ADVISORY TRADING LIMITED 2ND FLOOR, 110 CANNON STREET, LONDON, EC4N 6EU 01284170 2017-12-31 797,000,000 17,000,000 47750-Retail sale of cosmetic and toilet articles in specialised stores
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46900-Non-specialised wholesale trade
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74909-Other professional, scientific and technical activities not elsewhere classified
96090-Other service activities not elsewhere classified
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LIQUIDATION RISK (BETA)



This company is Active. Statistically, Active companies have a low probability of being liquidated within a year.
Here are our probability predictions:
Basis Liquidation within 3 months Liquidation within 6 months Liquidation within 12 months Prediction confidence
BENEFIT COSMETICS LIMITED 0.3% 2.6% 5.3% Medium
Other companies Active in the same sector 0.4% 3.9% 8.1% Medium
Age 0.3% 1.3% 2.4% Medium
Company Type 0.7% 3.7% 7.4% Medium
Accounts category 0.7% 2.2% 3.8% Medium
Accounting Month 0.6% 2.4% 5.5% Medium
Sic code count 0.8% 3.8% 7.5% Medium
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