16 (17) GRH Food Company


Formed: 1989 (incorporated 2002)

Sales: £16.8m

2yr CAGR: 22.7%

Owned by: Gareth & Andrew Hockridge

How? Based in Pwllheli, cheese producer, processor and packager GRH Foods supplies its predominantly hard cheese to retail, industrial, wholesale and foodservice customers. In the past 12 months it has expanded its workforce by 25%.

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