International Track 200

Known for its quintessentially English “posh” crisps, Tyrrells has expanded into emerging markets including China, Russia and India, and recently won a Queen’s Award for international trade. Its success has attracted new investors, with Investcorp buying out Langholm Capital for £100m in August 2013. Under chief executive David Milner, 51, international sales were £9.5m in 2013.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank38
CompanyTyrrells Potato Crisps
ActivityCrisps and snacks producer
LocationHerefordshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa69.85%
International sales £000s9,489
Total sales £000s41,289
Staff245
Founded2002
Websitewww.tyrrellscrisps.co.uk

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