30 (new) Pars Foods 

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Formed: 1952

Sales: £9.7m

2yr CAGR: 18.1%

Owned by: The Sarafilovic family

How? Awardwinning pies and pasties have put Glasgow-based Pars in the spotlight and into the Fast 50 for the first time in 2015. Trading as both a wholesaler and retailer (with 16 shops) Pars makes both finished pies and pastries as well as bases and lids to be filled by foodservice clients.

Slower-growing Fast 50 is hungry for new challengers