Another not-so-new kid on the block, Securefast has been keeping homes and businesses secure for a century. Based in Staffordshire, West Midlands, the company manufactures its own range of locks and padlocks for retailers and electrical wholesalers, as well as selling selected products on behalf of global suppliers. Through its Tate Colson division, it also deals with fire security equipment and intercom systems. The current management team is headed up by Duncan Crawley as MD, who has been on board since 1999. Securefast has five subsidiary companies in related fields. Turnover in 2008 was £8m, an increase from £2.8m four years AGO. Growth was 41.62 per cent while profits were £404k.