Based in Oxfordshire and operating from 10 sites in Britain, this family-owned firm produces and supplies poultry to clients such as Tesco and Sainsbury’s. Under managing director James Hook, 59, sales leapt 29% to £148m last year, helped by acquisitions and organic growth.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank238
CompanyP D Hook
ActivityPoultry producer
LocationOxfordshire
Sales £m148.4
Operating profit £m20.8
Main shareholdersHook family (100%)
Staff709
Founded1950
Websitewww.pdhook.co.uk

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