This Basingstoke-based prosthetics and orthotics manufacturer helps restore mobility through a number of specialist NHS rehabilitation centres around the UK and to service personnel through the Ministry of Defence. It expanded into Norway through a recent acquisition, and has subsidiaries in the US, France and Germany as well as joint ventures in Russia, Turkey and India. Award-winning integrated limb ‘Linx’ and ramped-up sales efforts in the US, its largest overseas market, helped sales grow 18% to £75m last year. It is forecasting further, strong sales growth in 2017.

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Company details
Year2017
CompanyBlatchford
ActivityProsthetics, orthotics manufacturer
LocationBasingstoke
Sales £m75
Operating profit £m6
Staff781
Founded1890
Websitewww.blatchford.co.uk

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