International Track 200

HTI designs and manufactures children’s toys for retailers and wholesalers in 80 countries, including Carrefour in Europe and Walmart in North America. Based in Lancashire, with operations in Germany and China, the company has a wide portfolio of licensed and in-house brands, such as Barbie and Peppa Pig. Buoyed by the success of Disney’s Frozen franchise, international sales reached £15.4m in 2014. Chris Spalding, 55, was appointed chief executive last year.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank176
CompanyHTI
ActivityToy manufacturer and distributor
LocationLancashire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa19.31%
International sales £000s15,400
Total sales £000s61,512
Staff 164
Founded1952
Websitewww.htigroup.co.uk

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