From its base in Basildon, Essex, Whitehouse Leisure distributes soft toys to amusement and leisure venues worldwide. It owns the Posh Paws brand and also sells soft toys, backpacks and accessories in licensing tie-ups with films and television shows, such as Trolls, Minions and Star Wars. It owns the licence to distribute Disney soft toys in the UK and Ireland, which was recently extended to include the Middle East and Africa. Profits reached an annualised £10.1m in 2015 under managing director and owner Philip Setter, 53.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank99
CompanyWhitehouse Leisure
ActivitySoft toy distributor
LocationBasildon, Essex
Annual profit growth57.32%
Latest profits £000s*†10,100
Latest sales £000s*†58,140
Staff40
Founded1998
Websitewww.whitehouseleisure.co.uk

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