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Arsenal became the most successful club in FA Cup history last year, lifting their 12th title. Under chief executive Ivan Gazidis, 52, merchandising — including a collaboration with Puma — and returns on property investment helped sales increase 14% to £344.5m in 2015. The club is redeveloping and expanding its training facility in Hertfordshire.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank37
CompanyArsenal Holdings
ActivityFootball club operator
LocationNorth London
Sales £m344.5
Operating profit £m7.8
Main shareholdersStan Kroenke (67.05%), Alisher Usmanov (30.04%), others (2.91%)
Staff605
Founded1886
Websitewww.arsenal.com

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