CEPS Plc is a an industrial holding company, which acquires majority stakes in stable, profitable and steadily growing entrepreneurial companies. It operates through the following segments: Aford Awards, CEM Press, Davies Odell, Friedman's Hickton and Sunline. The Aford Awards segment is sports trophy and engraving company. The CEM Press segment manufactures and distributes protection equipment, matting, and footwear components. The Friedman's segment distributes of specialist Lycra. The Hickton segment provides services to the construction industry. The Sunline segment supplies services to the direct mail market. The company was founded on April 30, 1952 and is headquartered in Bath, the United Kingdom.