This group licenses or owns the rights to design and distribute sportswear and fashion brands, including Umbro, Italian shoe line Superga and French rainwear brand K-Way. Founded in 2006 by Simon Bamber, 52, and wife Elizabeth, 57, as well as Ewan Scott, 45, and Kirsten Ryan, 42, it has opened Superga and K-Way shops in the UK but mainly sells wholesale and online. Demand from Germany, Benelux and Switzerland helped exports reach £12.3m in 2016.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank20
CompanyGLD Group
ActivityClothing and footwear supplier
LocationPerthshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa111.70%
International sales £000s12,281
Total sales £000s32,678
Staff83
Founded2006
Websitewww.gldgroup.com

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