Lawton Tubes

Family-run Lawton Tubes celebrates its centenary this year. It makes and distributes copper tubes used in a range of applications, from supplying medical gas, to air conditioning and plumbing. In 2016, it invested £4m in a new warehouse directly opposite its existing Coventry headquarters. In 2017 the company reported a 31% increase in sales to £133.9m, thanks in part to an increase in its product range.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank238
CompanyLawton Tubes
ActivityCopper tube supplier
LocationCoventry
Sales £m133.9
Operating profit £m5.7
Main shareholdersLawton family (100%)
Staff100
Founded1918
Websitewww.lawtontubes.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda