Executive chairman Audrey Baxter, 57, is the fourth generation of her family to lead this Scottish food business, founded in 1868. Baxters has sites in five locations worldwide, producing soups, canned meat and condiments sold in 30 countries. Supplying own-brand products to US retail giant Walmart helped international sales reach £212.4m last year, with about half of total revenues generated in the US.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank172
CompanyBaxters
ActivityFood producer
LocationEdinburgh
2-yr av intl sales growth pa30.62%
International sales £000s212,369
Total sales £000s296,719
Staff1,463
Founded1868
Websitewww.baxters.co.uk

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