International Track 200

DCS increased production of hand sanitiser by 400 per cent at its Stratfordupon-Avon factory, moving to 24-hour operation. It now makes 1.5 million bottles a week of its Enliven brand, used by medics and exported worldwide. The group supplies 50,000 retailers through 200 wholesalers with health, beauty and household brands such as Colgate, P&G and Unilever. Led by founder and chairman Denys Shortt OBE, 56, exports hit £27.5 million in 2019.

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Company details
Year2021
Rank171
CompanyDCS Group (UK)
ActivityConsumer goods manufacturer & distributor
LocationBanbury
2-yr av intl sales growth pa23.40%
International sales £000s27,526
Total sales £000s230,911
Staff352
Founded1994
Websitewww.dcsgroup.com

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