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Hammer customises, distributes and supports data storage products such as encrypted solid-state drives designed to operate in extreme environments for the military and high frequency trading systems used by financial markets. The Basingstoke company sells throughout Europe and opened its first European subsidiary in Sweden in 2006. It now has offices in Germany, Belgium, France, Italy and the Netherlands, generating international sales of £54.2m in 2014. Hammer is led by managing director James Stidwill, 43.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank144
CompanyHammer
ActivityIT storage distributor
LocationBasingstoke
2-yr av intl sales growth pa28.74%
International sales £000s*54,208
Total sales £000s*125,623
Staff166
Founded1991
Websitewww.hammerplc.com

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