Schuh

Schuh’s chain of trendy footwear stores sells more than 100 fashion brands, and it is the exclusive distributor of the Red or Dead label in Britain. The company has 40 shops in Britain and Ireland. Expansion continued last year, with new store openings in Birmingham, Crawley, Stirling and a flagship store on London’s Oxford Street. Profits have risen 60% a year from £2.5m in 2001 to £10.2m in 2004.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank53
CompanySchuh
ActivityShoe retailer
LocationLivingston
Annual profit growth59.99%
Latest profits £000s10,176
Latest sales £000s80,813
Staff892
Founded1981
Websitewww.schuh.co.uk

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