Claverley Company

Wolverhampton’s Express & Star— the nation’s biggest-selling regional evening newspaper is among more than 25 local titles owned and published by this firm. Claverley’s revenue comes from newspapers, printing and marketing of computer systems to the publishing industry. These activities contributed to sales of £168.5m in 2007. The company remains in family hands and is chaired by Douglas Graham.

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
CompanyClaverley Company
ActivityPublisher, printer
Sales £m168.5
Operating profit £m4.4
Main shareholdersDouglas Graham and family

If applicable:

* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda