This online retailer sells premium health and beauty goods via more than 140 group websites. The Hut Group is expanding across North America and in 2016 bought beauty brands Grow Gorgeous and Skinstore, and American dieting and sports nutrition firm Ideal Shape. The acquisitions helped overseas sales to hit £316.8m the same year — nearly two-thirds of total sales. The Cheshire group is led by co-founder and chief executive Matt Moulding, 45.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank58
CompanyThe Hut Group
ActivityOnline retailer
LocationNorthwich
2-yr av intl sales growth pa67.22%
International sales £000s316,837
Total sales £000s501,376
Staff1,833
Founded2004
Websitewww.thehutgroup.com

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