28 (new) Country Style Foods

country style foods

Formed: 1962

Sales: £133.9m

2yr CAGR: 18.5%

Owned by: The Wood family

How? A family operation since 1962, Country Style supplies a wide range of own-label baked products throughout the UK and Europe, as well as for brands including Sara Lee and Cadbury with frozen desserts. The Leeds business employs 1,465 people.

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