Axle Group Holdings

This Glasgow group comprises three businesses, selling tyres and car parts. Viking International is a wholesaler, National Tyres and Autocare operates from 240 locations fitting the tyres and parts, and the group also runs an online tyre retailer called Tyre-shopper. Alan Revie, the group’s chairman, bought the business in 2001.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank241
CompanyAxle Group Holdings
ActivityTyres & auto parts supplier
LocationGlasgow
Sales £m175.4
Operating profit £m0.3
Main shareholdersA Revie (51%), Estate of J Kemp (20%), J Taylor (19%) and J Caldwell (10%)
Staff1,389
Founded2002
Websitewww.national.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda