The Rt Hon. William Hague MP has officially opened a new bottling line at Radnor Hills Mineral Water Co. Limited. Radnor Hills, near Knighton in Powys, is a soft drinks business and one of the largest employers in the region.
William Watkins, Managing Director & Founder of Radnor Hills said “I’m absolutely delighted that William Hague was able to come here to our new plant. Radnor Hills currently produces over 175 million bottles a year employing 144 people and this new line will enable us to increase our capacity to 250 million.”
Founded in 1988, Radnor Hills produces water & soft drinks for some of the leading supermarkets, as well as, the food service, education and on-trade markets. With a product range that includes mineral water, tonics, flavoured waters, juices & premium presses, it has a turnover of £26 million and is one of the largest businesses in Mid-Wales.
The Rt. Hon William Hague said “This is an outstanding example of a successful British business manufacturing a range of world beating soft drinks employing talented local people & the best locally sourced produce.”