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Carmarthenshire-based food wholesaler Castell Howell was founded in 1988 by managing director Brian Jones, 72, from his family farm. The business specialises in Welsh products and its fleet transports a range of ambient, chilled and frozen products across Wales and southwest England. It also operates a cash-and-carry outlet in Carmarthen, which offers its full product range as well as beers, wines and spirits.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank228
CompanyCastell Howell Foods
ActivityFood and tobacco wholesaler
LocationCarmarthenshire
Sales £m126.9
Operating profit £m3.7
Main shareholdersDavid Jones (50%), Simon Jones (25%), Kathryn Jones (25%)
Staff582
Founded1988
Websitewww.chfoods.co.uk

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