Founded in 1887, as an initiative driven by Irish Marist and Brother Walfrid with a motive to feed the poor and hungry in Glasgow’s East End, Celtic PLC is engaged in the operation of a professional football club with related and ancillary activities. The company aims to create a world class football club by focusing on its football operations with a self-sustaining financial model that is depended upon players development and recruitment, youth academy, sports science, management of the player pool, performance analysis and football success. Further, it aims to develop its Celtic brand and improvement of the football environment in which Celtic plays. The company control and manages the main assets of the business and for most of its operating activities are operated by its subsidiary Celtic plc and Celtic FC Limited, as a result both of these subsidiaries are managed and controlled by the company. The company’s shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange as LON: CCP since 2005.

The company’s Celtic FC Youth Academy is responsible for match ticketing, marketing and brand protection, merchandising, stadium operations, partner programmes, catering and hospitality, facilities and property, human resources, public relations and supporters relations. The company’s three main revenue divisions include Football and Stadium operations, Merchandising and Multimedia and other commercial activities.

The football and stadium operations include all revenue in relation to all football operations, stadium and youth development, catering, banqueting, donation received from Celtic development Pools Limited, visitors’ center revenues, revenue derived from the hiring of Celtic Park for football and non-football events and ticket sale derived from matches played at Celtic Park.   The Merchandising division revenue comes from its retail partners and outlets, which includes wholesale revenue, home shopping and other royalty revenue derived from the exploitation of Celtic brand. The Multimedia and other Commercial activities division revenue comes from sponsorships, television rights, partnership initiatives and joint marketing.

The company’s principal club partners include Adidas, Dafabet and Magners. Its official club partners include Intelligent Car Leasing, JD, Coca-Cola, Powerade, Sky Sports, BT Sport, Eden Mill, Konami, Eleven Sports Media, Forbes on the Square, Celtic Compare, Cadbury, Clyde 1, Go Radio, Science in Sport, Nirvana Europe, Primal Strength, Indigo Communications, Utilita Energy, Be Cordial, Dahua Technology, University of the West of Scotland, Catapult and My Personal English Coach.

Contact Information

company address CELTIC PLC Parkhead, 95 Kerrydale Street G40 3RE United Kingdom

company phone+44.141.5562611

company websitehttp://www.celticfc.net/ 

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