41 (new) York House Foods

york house

Formed: 1970

Sales: £31.7m

2yr CAGR: 15.1%

Owned by: Ian Affleck

How? Providing premium meat to manufacturing, foodservice and retail for over 40 years, York House Foods has seen turnover soar 67% since 2010, and 31.7% in the last year. It now has over 250 lines and employs 79 staff in Bedfordshire.

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