Macphie

Founded 90 years ago as a bakery, this company now produces a variety of food ingredients, such as cake mixes, icing and sauces. Its two Scottish sites supply bakeries, commercial kitchens and food manufacturers around the world. International sales hit £13.6m in 2017, with the Middle East its fastest growing market. The business is led by managing director Andrew Underwood, 54, and chairman Alastair Macphie, 57, a descendant of the founder.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank90
CompanyMacphie
ActivityFood ingredients producer
LocationAberdeenshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa51.86%
International sales £000s13,636
Total sales £000s53,922
Staff321
Founded1928
Websitewww.macphie.com

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