International Track 200

This Halifax firm’s flexible polymer safety barriers are used in factories by the likes of BMW and Unilever to protect staff and machinery. Its distinctive bright yellow products are also found in car parks and airports. Offices in 15 countries across five continents boosted overseas sales to £44.4m in 2018. Joint managing directors James Smith, 41, and brother Luke, 40, run the company, founded by their father in 1984.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank133
CompanyA-Safe
ActivitySafety barrier manufacturer
LocationHalifax
2-yr av intl sales growth pa41.26%
International sales £000s44,386
Total sales £000s52,302
Staff391
Founded1984
Websitewww.asafe.com

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