ScS

Sunderland’s SCS is a national retailer of upholstered furniture, carpets, tables and lamps, with 95 stores in out-of-town retail parks. Led by chief executive David Knight, 55, it was bought by private equity house Sun Capital Partners in 2008 through a pre-pack administration. The company moved from a loss to a profit in its latest year.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank133
CompanyScS
ActivitySofa and carpet retailer
LocationSunderland
Sales £m208.3
Operating profit £m2.2
Main shareholdersSun Capital Partners Inc (100%)
Staff1,359
Founded1937
Websitewww.scs.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda