Ralawise was founded in the early 80’s by the Batson family in the kitchen of their family home. Originally a T-shirt printer, the family decorated garments for the local souvenir market. The Deeside-based operation is now one of the biggest distribution companies of promotional clothing & leisurewear in Europe. The business is led by twin brothers Jeffrey and Jonathon Batson. In 2013, Ralawise made £6.7m profit on £76m sales.
Latest turnover: £76m
Five-year rise in turnover: 138%
No. of employees: 147
Five-year rise in employment: 127%