21 (new) JS Bailey

js bailey

Formed: 1984

Sales: £30m

2yr CAGR: 21.1%

Owned by: Bailey family

How? It’s all handmade cheese at JS Bailey, which primarily targets foodservice clients. It prides itself on an authentic product and lists a huge variety of Cheddar and other traditional varieties, although its most recent product launch was pizza cheese.

Slower-growing Fast 50 is hungry for new challengers