Inc. Magazine Names Saffron Road a Winner on the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America List
STAMFORD, Conn. (October 6th, 2015) – Saffron Road®, a leader in the natural frozen entrees category, announced today with Inc. Magazine their inclusion on the 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive list of the nation's fastest-growing privately held companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy - America's entrepreneurs - and over the years, this elite group has included companies such as Microsoft, Chobani, Zappos and Oracle.
Saffron Road is ranked #6 in the state of Connecticut and nationally #642 out of the Inc. 5000 with a 3-year growth Rate of 713%.
Saffron Road is the only nationally available Halal Certified line of food in the U.S., now widely available in 10,000 stores such as Whole Foods Market, Safeway, Target, Publix, Kroger, and Costco. According to A.C. Nelson, Saffron Road is the fastest growing natural frozen entrees brand in USA and ranked in top 2 among all natural protein entrees. Saffron Road provides both premium Halal products that meet the dietary needs of American Muslims as well as now being a leading premium brand for natural foods consumers overall.
Saffron Road CEO Adnan Durrani commented, “We are honored to be named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing American companies. Saffron Road’s incredible sales growth clearly indicates consumers’ strong desire for premium natural and Halal foods. We look forward to Rocking the Kasbah with even greater success in 2016 and beyond.”
The 2015 Inc. 5000 List ranks companies according to percentage of revenue growth from 2011 to 2014 and to qualify, companies must have been founded and generated revenue by March 31, 2011. Additionally, a company must have revenue greater than $2 million in 2014, must be U.S. based, independent, for profit, and privately held. The 2015 Inc. 5000 winners will be honored at the Annual Inc. 500|5000 Conference and Awards Ceremony on October 21-23, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.
To see the full list of winners, please visit: http://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2015/
For more information about Saffron Road, please visit saffronroadfood.com. You can also follow the brand on Facebook at facebook.com/saffronroadfood, on Twitter at twitter.com/saffronroadfood, on Pinterest at pinterest.com/saffronroadfood or on Instagram instagram.com/saffronroadfood.com.
About Saffron Road
American Halal Co. markets Natural, Antibiotic Free, or Organic Halal Certified food products under its wholly owned Saffron Road brand which are available in 10,000 stores nationwide. Saffron Road's mission is to offer Natural Halal Certified and Gluten Free foods, which are also holistic, sustainably farmed, and antibiotic free. Saffron Road's products are sourced from livestock which is fed only 100% vegetarian feed and are humanely treated. All of Saffron Road's Products are Halal Certified by the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA) and are the only premium, Halal Certified and Natural brand available in grocery markets nationwide in the US.
Kate Pearson, American Halal Company, Inc., 203.202.3961, firstname.lastname@example.org