A new takeaway pasta group called Pastina is looking for new sites to launch and rollout its concept. The brainchild of Liz Kenny – ex-Operations Manager at Compass – Pastina offer portions of freshly cooked pasta made from natural ingredients, served with a choice of eight different sauces. Christie & Co has been instructed to find sites for the launch. Cooked to order in less than a minute from frozen, the pasta will be served in branded, convenient-to-carry containers, which keep the food hot and in excellent condition for up to 20 minutes. Cold pasta salads will also be on offer. Prices for a hot pasta dish will range from £3.20 for a small portion and £4.50 for a large. Pastina will also produce a breakfast offering consisting of porridge, warm Pannetone buns, fresh fruits, and hot and cold drinks. Andrew Moore, director at Christie & Co, said: “Pastina will be a healthy alternative to other fast food options and should prove extremely popular for those consumers looking for great tasting, fresh and natural meals on the go.” The company wants to 300sq to 500sq ft units based in city centre, high footfall locations.