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Sponsors of the home ground of League One football team Rochdale, this Bury firm supplies diesel, heating oil and lubricants to businesses and homes. It also supplies emergency fuel and mains gas. Matthew Greensmith, 45 — grandson of the founder Harry Greensmith — is managing director. Last year it acquired London-based Birlem Oil, and Beesley Fuels in the West Midlands, both for an undisclosed sum.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank133
CompanyCrown Oil
ActivityFuel and lubricant distributor
LocationBury
Sales £m197.5
Operating profit £m10
Main shareholders

Greensmith family (100%)

Staff303
Founded1977
Websitewww.crownoil.co.uk/

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda