Here is a list of the top 10 conglomerates in United Kingdom (UK) in 2015. A conglomerate is a combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate group, usually involving a parent company and many subsidiaries. Often, a conglomerate is a multi-industry company. Conglomerates are often large and multinational. UK has many conglomerates.
10. Bestway Group
Bestway Group is a privately-held diversified business group.
The group is engaged in the wholesale of cash and carry business. It also manufactures cement and is involved in the banking and property business. Bestway operates in the UK and Pakistan. The group operates in the following four sectors: wholesale, cement, banking and real estate. In wholesale, the group's operations consist of symbol groups, food service, export division, specialist world foods and specialised pet food. The group's symbol group include Best-one and Xtra Local. Best-one is a symbol group in the convenience store sector. Xtra Local is a consortium of independent retailers offering promotions to local communities. Bestway Batleys Foodservice and Drinks Express delivers a nationwide one-stop solution for caterersand licensed trade. Bestway Export's operations consists of the activities of category specialists and of warehouses caters for both the domestic and international markets. The group offers pet foods and fun and funky toys under BestPets brand. In the cement sector, the group operates through its subsidiary, Bestway Cement Limited. Bestway Cement's products include ordinary Portland cement, Sulphate resistant cement, quick setting cement, low alkali ordinary Portland cement and clinker. In the banking sector, the group primarily operates through its subsidiary, United Bank Limited (UBL) which has 1281 branches all over Pakistan. UBL offers banking services in the following areas: consumer loans, priority banking, corporate banking, card products, retail asset products, investment banking, net banking, deposit products, treasury and capital markets, and online banking activities. The group's real estate business comprises the operation and maintenance of owner-occupied warehouses, and the development of existing and new investment and commercial properties.