Tate & Lyle® is an historic and cherished brand in the sugar market in Europe, specializing in cane sugar. Its Thames Refinery, on the banks of the River Thames in London, is the largest in Europe and has been refining cane sugar since 1878.
Products are marketed under the brands Tate & Lyle® and Lyle's Golden Syrup®. As well as producing products for the grocery market, Tate & Lyle Sugars also provides a range of products and packaging formats tailored to the differing needs of industrial and food service customers.
In championing sustainability and maintaining the brand's philanthropic legacy started by Henry Tate, Tate & Lyle Sugars is proud to have led the way in being the first major global brand to have launched Fairtrade in 2008. Today, Tate & Lyle Sugars is one of the world's largest contributors of Fairtrade premiums.