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Cedarstape distributes adhesive tape for the retail, stationery and packaging industries. The company has developed its own Cedarstape brand, and claims to be the largest producer of own-brand tapes in Britain. Founded in 1998 by Chris Smith, Tom McCafferty and James McCafferty, the Dundee company now distributes throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Its sales have grown 73% a year from an annualised £978,000 in 1999 to £5.1m in 2002.

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Company details
Year2003
Rank66
CompanyCedarstape
ActivityAdhesive tape distributor
LocationDundee
Annual sales rise over 3 years73.35%
Latest sales £000s5,094
Staff32
Founded1998
Websitewww.cedarstape.com

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