40 (new) Harrogate Water


Formed: 2002

Sales: £9.2m

2yr CAGR: 15.7%

Owned by: The Cain family

How? Owner of the Harrogate Spring Water and Thirsty Planet brands, Harrogate Water doubled its operational space last year with a new high-speed bottling plant. It says output will increase fourfold, pushing its turnover up 20%.

Slower-growing Fast 50 is hungry for new challengers