Branston is now one of the biggest potato suppliers in the UK. The company, with three well positioned sites, to give easy access to the best potato crops in Lincoln, Ilminster and Perth, supplies fresh and prepared potatoes for a select few retailers and wholesalers. Branston has made headlines recently, by introducing innovative potato varieties at Tesco, and also for its charity actions to local communities.
PotatoBusiness asked James Truscott, managing director with Branston for more details about the company’s future plans and actions.
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