This Edinburgh-headquartered business sells and distributes oil and gas across Scotland and the north of England. It keeps more than 18,000 homes and 3,000 agricultural customers warm, and also provides transport services for a number of other large suppliers. Founded in 1965, the family-owned firm is now run by managing director Sam Johnston, 30.

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Company details
CompanyJohnston Oils
ActivityOil distributor
LocationWest Lothian
Sales £m163.1
Operating profit £m1.1
Main shareholdersJohnston family (100%)

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda