International Track 200

Sliced, shredded and blended cheese is processed and exported worldwide by this Co Durham company, founded in 1997 by Behroz Beni, 71. Its core business is pizza cheese, but it also supplies dairy products such as sandwich fillers. In 2017, it invested £3m in its factory to boost production capacity by 50%. Exhibiting at international food fairs helped exports reach £16.7m last year.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank104
CompanyPrima Cheese
ActivityCheese processor
LocationCounty Durham
2-yr av intl sales growth pa56.58%
International sales £000s16,725
Total sales £000s65,504
Staff110
Founded1997
Websitewww.primacheese.co.uk

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