International Track 200

Equip founder Matt Gowar, 43, started making gloves and gaiters for climbers in the early 90s. Today his company, which is staffed by outdoor enthusiasts, designs and supplies a wide range of technical outdoor clothing and equipment, having bought the Rab brand in 2003 and saved Lowe Alpine from administration in 2011. With operations in Europe, America and Canada, overseas sales hit £12.1m in 2013.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank39
CompanyEquip Outdoor Technologies
ActivityOutdoor clothing supplier
LocationDerbyshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa69.12%
International sales £000s12,111
Total sales £000s27,266
Staff98
Founded2000
Websitewww.equipuk.com

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