Founded in 2007 by Philip Chaimo, 57, and Sophia Ciampa, 38, Apricot sells affordable women’s fashion ranging from wardrobe staples to limited edition and trend-led pieces. The London firm has 12 of its own stores and a further 400 concessions in department stores across the UK and Ireland. It also has 800 concessions and stockists in mainland Europe, America and Canada. International sales rose to £12.2m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank190
CompanyApricot
ActivityFashion retailer
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa27.38%
International sales £000s12,249
Total sales £000s42,622
Staff235
Founded2007
Websitewww.apricotonline.co.uk

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