From its “superhub” base in Erith, Kent, this firm has been supplying electrical cables and accessories since 1952, to industries such as energy, marine and telecoms. It holds more than £37m of stock across Britain, Holland, Germany, Singapore and America. In 2018, managing director Peter Holm, 60, oversaw a plan to reduce high inventory levels, freeing up £13m of working capital to invest in new opportunities. Profits in the same year rose to £6.9m.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank11
CompanyBatt Cables
ActivityCable supplier
LocationKent
Annual profit growth106.18%
Latest profits £000s6,924
Latest sales £000s145,732
Staff299
Founded1952
Websitewww.batt.co.uk

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