James and James Fulfillment – which stores, packs and ships products on behalf of nearly 400 online stores – has ranked #91 on the Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100. It is the second time the firm has featured on the list of Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing sales.
The company – which secured an £11 million investment in March, leased a brand new building in May and recruited 200+ people in the run up to Christmas – has seen its growth accelerate this year, as more consumers turned to eCommerce throughout lockdowns.
It is fitting, therefore, that James and James is one of the many eCommerce and logistics firms to be ranked on the Fast Track 100 in a year that highlights the important contribution that private companies have made to the UK during the pandemic.
James Hyde, CEO and Co-founder, explains: “We’ve seen many more people shopping online this year and we’re proud to have operated throughout, to get both necessities and creature comforts to those that need them. This has accelerated the already-rapid growth trajectory we were on. Securing our second Fast Track 100 ranking is a testament to that.”
Further details about the Fast Track 100 can be found at: www.fasttrack.co.uk. The full league table will be published in The Sunday Times and online on 6 December 2020.
It all began in 2010, when James Hyde and James Strachan couldn’t find a modern shipping service for the eCommerce business they ran. Faced with messy warehouses based on out-dated systems, they decided to build their own. We’ve not stood still since, helping hundreds of online brands scale up – and scaling with them.