Back to all news

Supporting the business growth of Birmingham food business Tasty Pastry

Monday 2nd April

The Growth Hub has helped a wide variety of business in the Greater Birmingham and Solihull region through business support, funding and advice. Read how the Growth Hub has helped Tom Arscott, Manager of Tasty Pastry and his business.


Tasty Pastry is a small family business based in Handsworth, Birmingham and sells Caribbean patties within the local area.

As a small business owner, one of the main challenges for Tasty Pastry was finding ways to expand the business and getting support to grow the business.

How the Growth Hub helped

Tom was put into contact with the Growth Hub and received free business support and advice from the Growth Hub business advisors. Through the guidance of the Growth Hub, Tom was able to develop his business in a number of ways; from attending a marketing workshop, a website development course, to getting advice on access to funding and finance, and plenty more.

"They’ve put us in touch with the right people”, Tom Arscott, manager of Tasty Pastry.

The Growth Hub were able to help steer Tasty Pastry into the right direction to grow their business and provide invaluable ongoing business support.


Find out more information about the business support programmes Tasty Pastry were involved in:

·Innovate 2 Succeed, in partnership with Growth Hub partner Coventry University

·Groundwork Low Carbon Growth Support Project


Watch how the Growth Hub has helped Tom with his business growth story and more about Tasty Pastry Trade.

Back to all news & case studies

Request A Call Back


Tailored support for you

Birmingham wholesaler adds spice to expansion plans following funding package from Maven

Find out more

Growth Through Exporting - Case Study - Rachel Simpson

Find out more

Mentoring for Growth Case Study - LG Davis

Find out more

Subscribe to our newsletter

All the latest GBSLEP Growth Hub news, updates and opportunities delivered to your inbox.

Click here to see how we will handle your personal data.