This Essex business manufactures and sells 3,000 products for anglers. It sells through retailers in 30 European countries, launching in the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary last year. Overseas sales hit £18.1m in 2014, under chief executive David Algar, 55. The group was valued at £50m last September, when Mayfair Equity Partners bought a majority stake.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank182
CompanyFox International Group
ActivityFishing tackle supplier
LocationNorthwest London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa18.12%
International sales £000s18,138
Total sales £000s27,757
Staff86
Founded1973
Websitewww.foxint.com

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