It represents the brand's turnover from the sales of finished goods through all of the distribution channels - retail, wholesale and e-commerce, after the deduction of returns, allowances for damaged or missing goods and any discounts allowed.
Also known as ROS - Return on Sales, it measures the percentage of sales revenue that gets 'returned' to the company as net profits after all the related costs of the activity are deducted. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.
It's a measure of a company's overall profitability, i.e. how much of its sales are converting to profit. The value given is the amount of sales needed to generate one currency unit of post tax profit. Negative values mean that the company has a negative level of post tax profit. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.
It's a key measure of success. The profit ratio measures the amount of profit generated by each single currency unit of sales. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.
Our first store opened in Sydney in 1838 by David Jones, a Welsh merchant, with a mission to sell ‘the best and most exclusive goods’. Since then, we have grown to 35 stores, two warehouse outlets and David Jones Online - offering customers the finest brands across fashion, beauty and home. With our rich heritage, we are not only Australia’s oldest department store, but also the oldest department store in the world still trading under its original name.