37 (new) James T Blakeman

james t blakeman

Formed: 1953

Sales: £29.9m

2yr CAGR: 16.5%

Owned by: Blakeman family

How? Consistent investment has been a watchword at Blakeman since the 1950s. Most recently it invested £900,000 on new freezer kit to further boost production, which currently sends over 12,000 tonnes of sausages around the world every year.

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