The timber merchant and facilities management company James Walker is based in Falkirk, near Edinburgh, with a sawmill on the coast at Bo’ness. Chaired by Michael Walker, owned by the Walker family, and managed by John Campbell, the firm had sales of £134.3m in 2004.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank236=
CompanyJames Walker
ActivityTimber merchant
LocationWest Lothian
Sales £m134.3
Operating profit £m7.2
Main shareholdersWalker family
Staff800
Founded1949
Websitewww.jameswalkerleithltd.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda