Braid Group

This logistics business transports more than 1bn litres of liquid each year, from wine and liquid food products to nonhazardous chemicals and speciality oils. Founded in 1955, the Glasgow firm has offices in 13 countries and works with 60 global partners to deliver a range of services including freight forwarding. Its chairman is Shane Watson, 58.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank228
CompanyBraid Group
ActivityFreight services provider
LocationGlasgow
Sales £m139.1
Operating profit £m5.6
Main shareholdersAllan Ledra (63%), Shane Watson (21%), management (16%)
Staff222
Founded1955
Websitewww.braidco.com

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