International Track 200

If you ever feel the sudden need to put on an Elvis jumpsuit, or dress like Tom Cruise in the 1980s cult movie Top Gun, then this company can help. Founded in 1894 as a wigmaker for the judiciary, this family-run business now designs fancy dress and party goods. It ships to 5,000 stockists in 42 countries, with exports expanding to £18.6m in 2013 under chairman Ray Peckett, 70.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank191
CompanyR H Smith & Sons
ActivityFancy dress maker and distributor
LocationLincolnshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa16.01%
International sales £000s18,571
Total sales £000s50,729
Staff 238
Founded1894
Websitewww.smiffys.com

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