The Ritz-Carlton in Budapest and Sony’s office in Sydney are some of the places you’ll find this Lancashire firm’s wooden flooring. The business has showrooms in London, Berlin, Sydney and Melbourne, offering customers a choice of more than 1,000 different types of wood and finish. Chairman and majority shareholder Oliver Whiley, 62, oversaw profits of £3.9m in 2015. The company is expanding in America after opening a distribution centre in Belcamp, Maryland, last year.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank100
CompanyHavwoods
ActivityHardwood flooring specialist
LocationLancashire
Annual profit growth57.25%
Latest profits £000s3,930
Latest sales £000s33,915
Staff89
Founded1975
Websitewww.havwoods.co.uk

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