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Brothers Mark and Oliver Leatham, 65 and 63, started out in 1980 delivering fresh game to London restaurants. They soon branched out into smoked salmon and the firm now stocks about 2,000 specialist products for sale to restaurants, contract caterers and cash-and-carries across the UK and Ireland. During lockdown it donated food to charity and launched a food-box delivery service for small businesses. Sales reached £114.2m in 2019.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank226
CompanyLeathams
ActivityFood supplier
LocationCentral London
Sales £m114.2
Operating profit £m3.5
Main shareholders

Leatham family (c49%), Faulkner family (c29%), Water family (c11%), other (c10%)

Staff254
Founded1980
Websitewww.leathams.com

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* supplied by company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda