International Track 200

Demand for its distinctive boots in Asia helped this Northamptonshire firm achieve overseas sales of £100m in 2012. Dr Martens has 13 stores in the UK and 40 overseas, and it sells to customers in 75 countries. Chief executive David Suddens, 65, has led the renaissance of the firm, whose celebrity fans include Agyness Deyn, Alexa Chung and Rihanna.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank200
CompanyDr Martens
ActivityShoe manufacturer and retailer
LocationNorthamptonshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa24.25%
International sales £000s100,500
Total sales £000s126,045
Staff374
Founded1960
Websitewww.drmartens.com

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