50. SHS Group
Managing director: Michael Howard
Pre-tax profit: £19m
The SHS Group was founded in 1975 and operates in the fast moving consumer goods sector throughout the UK.
Operating from its Belfast headquarters, the group provides a strong financial base and central resources for four divisions operating within brand ownership and sales and marketing.
The company owns brands such as WKD, Shloer, Merrydown Cider and Cara and distributes brands through SHS sales and marketing including Ryvita, Colgate, Nivea, Finish, M¸llerand Mars Drinks.
In addition the group owns British Pepper & Spice, the largest supplier of retailer label herbs and spices and condiments in Great Britain.
199 Airport Road West,
Tel: 028 9045 4647