Profit Track 100

Consumers, plumbers and contractors can buy more than 3,000 products online at Better Bathrooms for next-day dispatch. The retailer, founded in 2003, has showrooms in Wigan, Warrington, Manchester and Leicester. Last year it secured £10m of funding from the Business Growth Fund, which took a minority stake, and appointed the former finance director of Matalan, Paul Gilbert, as a director. Founder and chief executive Colin Stevens, 33, saw profits rise to £4m in 2013.

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
Year2014
Rank82
CompanyBetter Bathrooms
ActivityBathroom products and tiles retailer
LocationLancashire
Annual profit growth47.19%
Latest profits £000s4,049
Latest sales £000s31,192
Staff125
Founded2003
Websitewww.betterbathrooms.com

If applicable:

* supplied by company † annualised figure ‡ profits = ebitda