Founded in 1945 by William Reynolds as a fruit and veg stall in Hackney, east London, today this north London firm supplies mozzarella to Pizza Express and salad to Pret A Manger and delivers more than 3,000 orders every day to pubs, restaurants and hotels across Britain. It is led by managing director Tony Reynolds, 51, the founder’s grandson.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank150
CompanyReynolds
ActivityFood distributor
LocationHertfordshire
Sales £m203.5
Operating profit £m2.1
Main shareholdersReynolds family (100%)
Staff833
Founded1945
Websitewww.reynolds-cs.com

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