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Founded in 1970 to make nutrition products for lambs and calves, Volac then expanded into the sports, health and food markets, which now contribute 50% of sales. The third-generation family firm is led by chief executive James Neville, 47, alongside brothers David, 45, and Mark, 39. Increased international sales helped to guide profits to £13.6m in 2013. The Hertfordshire company also sells whey protein products direct to consumers under its brand The Good Whey Co.

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Company details
ActivityDairy nutrition supplier
Annual profit growth51.67%
Latest profits £000s13,582
Latest sales £000s143,209

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* supplied by company † annualised figure ‡ profits = ebitda