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Mauritius, Cuba, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean are typical destinations for customers of The Holiday Place. This London travel agency specialises in holidays costing more than £700 to exotic places, which it advertises on Teletext and sells directly through its website. Founded in 1986 by brothers Raj and Neil Shah as a small, high-street travel agency, the company now claims to have 12,000 customers. Its sales have grown 68% a year from £3.3m in 2000 to £15.5m in 2003.

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Company details
Year2004
Rank90
CompanyThe Holiday Place
ActivityTravel agency
LocationNW London
Annual sales rise over 3 years68.10%
Latest sales £000s15,466
Staff40
Founded1986
Websitewww.holidayplace.co.uk

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