Wilko Retail Limited
Established in 1937 by Tony Wilkinson and now in its 3rd generation of family leadership under Lisa Wilkinson. We are an investors in people employer and live by the family values with the company was founded on. Wilko is privately owned with 374 stores across England and Scotland with the plan to continue to grow in the future. We operate a multi platform retail offering from catalogues/web sales and of course retail units. Our stores are primarily on the high streets in prime locations and range from 4'000 sq foot to 25'000 sq foot. The company has just undergone a refurbishment/rebranding across a large proportion of our stores.
Turnover is approx £1.7 billion and wilko has over 22'000 thousand employees. We operate from head office based in Worksop (Nottinghamshire) and use 2 distribution centres in the UK. We also have sourcing offices in Hong Kong and India. We sell over 25'000 different products across a variety of categories. Categories include health and beauty, gardening, pets, DIY and Food to name a few.
We are looking to grow our offering in health and beauty and move towards sustainable raw materials where possible. We would also like to extend this across other categories such as laundry and cleaners. It is this strong sense of corporate responsibility which sits nicely with the values the company was founded on.
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