William Lamb Group

Founded in 1887 in Yorkshire as a clog manufacturer for local workers, this family-owned business now distributes more than 10m pairs of shoes a year. With factories in China, Vietnam, Laos and India, William Lamb supplies supermarkets and retailers across Britain and Europe and generated international sales of £3.4m in 2015. It owns the brands Buckle My Shoe and Gluv and holds footwear licences with Disney, Pokémon and others.

This profile reflects the company at time of publication and does not reflect any changes that may have subsequently occurred. Fast Track and its sponsors do not endorse, guarantee or recommend investment in any of the companies.

Company details
Year2017
Rank13
CompanyWilliam Lamb Group
ActivityFootwear and handbag distributor
LocationWakefield
2-yr av intl sales growth pa116.91%
International sales £000s3,424
Total sales £000s65,948
Staff130
Founded1887
Websitewww.wlamb.co.uk

If applicable:

* Supplied by company † Annualised figure