The Brink’s Company was founded in 1859 by Perry Brink as an armored transportation service.
The company is known popularly for its bullet-resistant armored trucks which are used to carry money. Brink’s also provides security services to governments, retailers, jewelers, banks, and mints.
Core services are cash-in-transit and ATM replenishment. High value services are supply chain management of cash, payment and guarding services and secure long-distance transportation of valuables. The company serves customers in over 100 countries through 1,000 facilities with 12,700 vehicles.
Brink’s trades publicly on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BCO, is a member of the S&P 600, is #596 in the Fortune 1000, is a member of the Russell 2000, has 73,750 employees, and had $3.942 billion in revenue in 2013.
Brink’s maintains a corporate office in Richmond, Virginia.