Halewood is one of Britain’s leading suppliers of flavoured alcoholic drinks. The Liverpool business, which last year opened a second factory and warehouse in Romania, makes a range of drinks, including Lambrini, Caribbean Twist and Red Square. The company is owned by chairman John Halewood and had sales of £234.5m in 2004. It also also owns the wine agency Charlie Richards, the importer
Hall & Bramle, and the wholesaler Classic Drinks.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank63
CompanyHalewood Wines and Spirits
ActivityAlcoholic drinks maker
LocationLiverpool
Sales £m234.5
Operating profit £m2.6
Main shareholders

John Halewood (90%)

Staff932
Founded1978
Websitewww.halewood-int.com

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