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Family-owned Salts Healthcare is led by chief executive and tenth-generation family member Philip Salt. Founded in the early 1700s, the firm established itself as a surgeons’ instrument maker, cutler and toy maker. Today Salts makes and supplies orthotics and stoma care products, such as colostomy bags, from offices in the UK, Ireland and Europe. International sales for the Birmingham-based company grew 33% a year from £5.6m in 2008 to £10m in 2010.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank126
CompanySalts Healthcare
ActivityMedical products manufacturer
LocationBirmingham
2-yr av intl sales growth pa33.24%
International sales £000s9,961
Total sales £000s48,293
Staff392
Founded1700
Websitewww.salts.co.uk

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