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Corporate Banking Client Stories - Cotton Traders

Cotton Traders

“Barclays has a comprehensive knowledge of the way we operate and we have always appreciated the personal interest they have shown in helping us achieve our strategic aims and ambitions.”

Fran Cotton, Chairman, Cotton Traders

  • With a proud rugby heritage, Cotton Traders has become one of the UK’s most successful multi-channel leisure clothing and footwear retailers, with turnover in excess of £80m (2014)
  • For a business handling over 100,000 transactions a month and managing suppliers across the world, it is vital they choose a bank that understands the importance of cash flow management
  • Access to the latest Barclays financial products, including supplier financing, enables Cotton Traders to optimise cash flow and enhance supplier relationships, ensuring they are always fit for the fray
  • “Barclays provides Cotton Traders with first class support which is fundamental to our ongoing success as a business.” Fran Cotton, Chairman, Cotton Traders.


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0800 015 4242*

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