DC Thomson

This Dundee publisher had a momentous year in 2012, opening of its new printing plant. Chaired by Andrew Thomson, 70, the grandson of one of the founders, the group’s publications include The Sunday Post and My Weekly. It also owns the internet specialist company Brightsolid, which operates Genes Reunited.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank106
CompanyDC Thomson
ActivityNewspaper, comic publisher
LocationDundee
Sales £m256.1
Operating profit £m13.5
Main shareholdersThomson family (100%)
Staff2,027
Founded1905
Websitewww.dcthomson.co.uk

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