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JDM Food Group is a Lincolnshire-based food processor and distributor, set up in 1999. Today it is run by founder Tim Bertin, 50, and managing director, Jon Chesworth, 52. The company sources vegetables, including sweet potatoes, garlic, butternut squash and ginger, from more than 20 countries and supplies these to supermarkets, primarily Tesco. It also processes a wide variety of foods to produce a range of sauces, and recently signed a production deal with the American giant Sugar Foods. JDM has invested £4m in expanding its production plant, enabling the company to process more and boosting sales to £24.6m in 2012.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank82
CompanyJDM Food Group
ActivityFood manufacturer
LocationLincolnshire
Annual sales rise over 3 years54.49%
Latest sales £000s24,617
Staff142
Founded1999
Websitewww.jdmfoodgroup.co.uk

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