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Listers was founded in 1979 as a single dealership in Coventry by Terry Lister, 70, and Keith Bradshaw, 69, and is now based at Stratford-upon-Avon. It has more than 50 outlets across the Midlands, East Anglia and north England, selling marques such as Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Jaguar, Land Rover and Lexus. It also provides leasing, repair and MOT services. The company’s turnover was £707m in the year to March 2013.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank92
CompanyListers
ActivityCar dealer
LocationStratford-upon-Avon
Sales £m*707
Profit £m*18
Year endMar 13
Principal shareholdersTerry Lister (27%), Keith Bradshaw (25%), Geoff Lister (15%), others (33%)
Staff1,729
Founded1979
Websitewww.listersgroup.co.uk

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