Sales at the Edinburgh-based Miller Group jumped £141m to £893m in 2005. Group chief executive Keith Miller sees further acquisitions of house builders as the key to growth, and paid £262m for Fairclough Homes last September. Miller Group is also expanding on the Continent, where it has joint-venture retail development projects in Portugal, Spain, Hungary and Denmark. The company is owned by the Miller family and staff.

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Company details
Year2006
Rank34
CompanyThe Miller Group
ActivityHousebuilder & construction services
LocationEdinburgh
Sales £m*893
Profit £m*97
Year endDec 05
Principal shareholdersMiller family (89%), employees (11%)
Staff1,616
Founded1934
Websitewww.miller.co.uk

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