Londis

Londis, the franchisor or ‘symbol group’ as it prefers to be called, supplies a network of nearly 2,200 independently owned stores in the UK, of which 400 double up as post offices. Distributing over 4,000 different products such as beer and crisps to convenience stores and petrol station forecourts, the company recorded total sales of £453m in 2001, when it employed 684 people. Unaudited accounts for 2002 report sales of £491m.

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Company details
Year2002
Rank59
CompanyLondis
ActivityConvenience store franchisor
LocationMiddlesex
Sales £m453
Profit £m4
Year endJan 01
Principal shareholdersEach member has a single share
Staff684
Founded1959
Websitewww.londis.co.uk

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