M&Co

The Scottish clothing retailer Mackays is having a busy 2007; it has refurbished most of its 275 stores and rebranded them under the M&Co name. The company has also launched an online store to complement its bricks-and-mortar business. Created when two brothers took over a pawnbroker and turned it into a clothing business, the firm remains under family control. Chairman and chief executive Iain McGeoch oversaw sales of £159.2m in 2006.

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Company details
Year2007
Rank222
CompanyM&Co
ActivityClothing and homeware retailer
LocationInchinnan, near Glasgow
Sales £m159.2
Operating profit £m19
Main shareholdersMcGeoch family (90%)
Staff2,861
Founded1834
Websitewww.mandco.com

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