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Made.com set for £1bn London float

  • “In the year to December 2019, the last for which accounts are available, it achieved sales of £212m, an increase of 22 per cent from the previous year.” Calculate the value of Made.com’s sales in 2018

  • Analyse the impact on Made.com’s operational efficiency of opening a new distribution centre at the London Gateway container port

  • Explain one benefit to Made.com of being vertically integrated

  • Explain two likely motivations for Made’s stock market flotation 

  • Assess the likely impacts of stock market flotation on Made.com

Peter McGinn, Harton Academy

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