Founded in 1870, this family-owned Warwickshire business specialises in logistics and supply-chain management, moving freight worldwide by land, sea and air. Its 23 branches in Britain and Ireland give it a warehousing capacity of 100,000 square metres. It is led by chairman Philip Stephenson, 66, and managing director Michael Stephenson, 63, and provides services to the retail and pharmaceutical sectors. It also transports marine life and fine wine.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank226
CompanyDavies Turner
ActivityLogistics, freight operator
LocationWarwickshire
Sales £m*150.9
Operating profit £m*4.6
Main shareholdersStephenson family (94%), other (6%)
Staff802
Founded1870
Websitewww.daviesturner.com

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda