Christmas is a massive time for Yorkshire biscuit maker Fox’s, and here are the numbers to prove it.
£80 million: Fox’s Biscuits annual turnover from the Batley site.
12: Different varieties of chocolate chip used on cookies each Christmas.
400: Temporary new jobs created each year to meet Christmas demand for Fox’s biscuits.
3.5 million: Kilos of milk chocolate used to coat biscuits in Christmas selections tins.
1,000,000: Kilos of butter used in Batley each year.
162: Years since Fox’s founder Michael Spedding baked his first biscuits in Batley.
1.5 billion: Biscuits baked by Fox’s in Batley every year.
1,500: Tonnes of steel used to make Christmas tins.
5 million: Tins of Fox’s biscuits sold every Christmas.