Build-a-Bear Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

Build-a-Bear Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting Build-a-Bear statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Build-a-Bear Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Build-a-Bear stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

Build-a-Bear Facts

  • Website:
  • Year Founded: 1997
  • Founder: Joseph Fink
  • Headquarters: Overland, MO
  • CEO: Sharon Price John

Build-a-Bear Statistics

Number of Build-a-Bear stores:

400 stores

Last updated 3/15/20

Number of Build-a-Bears created all time:

160 million bears

Last updated 3/15/20