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Founded in the Scottish Borders 147 years ago, Lyle & Scott is a premium lifestyle brand that spans casual and sportswear, all sharing its “Golden Eagle” emblem. Now based in London, it met lockdown challenges to its stores and retailers in the UK and Europe by focusing on digital growth. Profits hit £14 million in the year to March 2020. The chief executive is Philip Oldham, 46. In December, it announced a six-figure investment in Lewes FC, the fan-owned East Sussex football club, which pays its men’s and women’s teams equally.

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Company details
Year2021
Rank67
CompanyLyle & Scott
ActivityFashion retailer
LocationCentral London
Annual profit growth45.88%
Latest profits £000s14,042
Latest sales £000s64,419
Staff159
Founded1874
Websitewww.lyleandscott.com

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