Topps Tiles

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Topps Tiles
Public
Traded asLSETPT
IndustryRetail
Founded1963
FounderAlan Brindle
Ted Derbyshire
Headquarters,
Area served
United Kingdom
Key people
Matt Williams (CEO)
ProductsTiles
Websitewww.toppstiles.co.uk Edit this on Wikidata

Topps Tiles plc is a British national retailer based in Enderby, Leicestershire. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange.

History[edit]

The first store was opened in Manchester in 1963, by Alan Brindle and Ted Derbyshire, and then the stores were sold/merged with a chain based in London owned by Barry Bester and Stuart Williams. There are now stores totalling over 370 across the United Kingdom. Topps has, in 2014, opened boutique format stores in London and the North West.

Originally, the firm was based in Wilmslow, but is now based near Leicester at Grove Park, next to the M1. In turn, it is near Enderby and the B1114 (former A46). From 2007 to 2009, Topps Tiles sponsored Leicester City. In November 2010, Topps Tiles launched a new slogan, "Tiles for Everyone".

Products[edit]

Topps Tiles is the leading tile retailer in the United Kingdom[citation needed], advising consumers and traders on suitable products and selling floor and wall tiles, natural stone and related products, and accessories such as underfloor heating, tools, adhesives, grouts, wet room products and aftercare/protection/cleaning solutions.[citation needed]

Market share[edit]

Topps Tiles has a market share of 30+% in the United Kingdom. Current investor information can be found at www.toppstilesplc.com.[citation needed].