London-based Pentland manages clothing and sports-equipment brands such as Berghaus, Speedo and Canterbury and owns a majority stake in JD Sports, the UK retailer. It is owned by the founding Rubin family and chaired by Stephen Rubin, 76.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank23
CompanyPentland Group
ActivityBrand manager and retailer
LocationCentral London
Sales £m*1,910
Profit £m*162
Year endDec 13
Principal shareholdersRubin family (100%)
Staff17,746
Founded1932
Websitewww.pentland.com

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