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People looking to trade in their games consoles or pick up a second-hand iPad are served by this company, which buys, sells and exchanges technology and entertainment products. Complete Entertainment Exchange — or CeX — began as a shop off London’s Tottenham Court Road in 1992, and now has 590 stores, including franchises, across 10 countries. It also owns the e-commerce site webuy.com. Managing director David Mullins, 49, heads the business.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank196
CompanyCeX
ActivityUsed electronics retailer
LocationHertfordshire
Sales £m146.3
Operating profit £m3
Main shareholdersMohini Dudani (76%), Hoo Yun Man (10%), others (14%)
Staff2,740
Founded1992
Websiteuk.webuy.com

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