Launched in 2016, Hawkins & Brimble is a fast growing British Men's Natural Grooming brand. Sold in ten countries worldwide including Waitrose, Sainsbury's, Boots & Etos. Our aim is for the investment to support a major growth and expansion programme, making a fundamental difference to the business
Hawkins & Brimble was crafted with an objective to take advantage of the growing global male grooming market. Our range of 19 products is designed with the aim of achieving a singular ambition – to be the market leader in natural male beauty, worldwide.
The business has seen growth most notably with listings in 450 Sainsbury's stores, 200 Waitrose, Holland & Barrett, and in 10 countries worldwide. Revenues have exceeded £1.3m year to date (Net Profit £644), with over 100% increase in sales YOY (16/17-17/18)and the brand has received two awards to date, as well as two further award shortlistings. The CEO, Stephen Shortt has been shortlisted for The Duke of York New Entrepreneur of the Year as part of the 2018 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards.
Hawkins & Brimble has been featured in GQ, Shortlist Magazine, The Guardian Newspaper and more.
The distribution experience of the founding team has allowed Hawkins and Brimble to capitalise on export opportunities in ten countries including the Netherlands, South Africa, Norway, and China. Hawkins and Brimble's trademark is registered in the EU, US and China.
We are looking for investment so we can launch into new markets such as India, Brazil and Germany. Our aim is to make a partial sale of the company and later a full sale.
Director and commercial loans exist.