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Based in south Wales, BVG sells more than 20,000 consumer products, including clothing, household goods and fishing tackle. It is a multichannel retailer selling online, wholesale, and through consumer catalogues and newspaper reader offers. Each year it distributes 20m mail-order catalogues and attracts 30m visits to its websites. The group is led by chief executive Iain Burgess, 47, and backed by BGF, which invested £10m for a minority stake in 2015.

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Company details
CompanyBVG Group
ActivityMail order retailer
LocationSouth Wales
Sales £m126.6
Operating profit £m5.1
Main shareholdersManagement and others (>50%), BGF (<50%)

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