This Bristol firm exports tea to Scandinavia, Japan and Australia. Tim Westwell, 54, joined forces with herbalist Sebastian Pole, 45, to start Pukka in 2002. Exports were £8.4m last year and will be buoyed by new customers in its fastest-growing markets — America and Germany.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank93
CompanyPukka
ActivityHerbal tea maker
LocationBristol
2 yr av intl sales growth % pa36.41
International sales £000s*8,375
Total sales £000s*17,004
Staff73
Founded2002
Websitewww.pukkaherbs.com

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