This metal recycling firm has been in the Harry family for more than 50 years. It collects, processes and distributes more than a million tonnes of iron and steel scrap metal a year through its sites in Manchester, Southampton and Liverpool. John Harry is managing director.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank75
CompanyS Norton
ActivityMetal recycler
LocationLiverpool
Sales £m*352.3
Operating profit £m*15.5
Main shareholdersHarry family (100%)
Staff122
Founded1960
Websitewww.s-norton.com

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