The Davies Turner name is a familiar sight on Britain’s motorways. Founded in 1870, and still family-owned, the business specialises in logistics and supply-chain management, moving freight worldwide by air, land and sea. Its 23 branches in Britain and Ireland give the group a warehousing capacity of 100,000 square metres. It also provides specialist services, ranging from the transporting of marine life to the importing of fine wines. Joint managing directors Michael and Philip Stephenson reported sales of £145.5m in 2009.

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Company details
CompanyDavies Turner
ActivityLogistics, freight operator
Sales £m145.5
Operating profit £m1.2
Main shareholdersStephenson family (100%)

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda