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This Nottinghamshire company turned its hand to producing PPE after Covid-19 broke out, donating aprons to the NHS. It is the UK’s largest label manufacturer, producing a diverse range of labels and packaging products. Reflex was founded in 2002 when managing director Ian Kendall, 55, and three co-directors acquired Easdale Labels; it now operates from 19 sites across the UK. Sales rose to £114.2m in the year to February.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank227
CompanyThe Reflex Group
ActivityPackaging manufacturer
LocationMansfield
Sales £m114.2*
Operating profit £m3.5*
Main shareholdersIan Kendell (58%), Mike Turner (27%), Catherine Kendall (15%)
Staff839
Founded2002
Websitewww.reflexlabels.co.uk

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* supplied by company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda