This firm delivers interactive content on mobile phones. Based in Glasgow, its customers include Sony, Samsung, Motorola, Nokia and Palm. In June 2007, Picsel Technologies linked up with Price Runner to launch what it says is the first interactive price-comparison service for mobile phones. Picsel reports that 65% of its revenue comes from Asia. Founders Imran Khand and Majid Anwar recently raised £23.9m in funding from a group led by Capital International. The company’s sales have soared 102% a year from £6.1m in 2004 to £24.8m in 2006, when it made a significant profit.

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Company details
Year2007
Rank36
CompanyPicsel Technologies
ActivityMobile software developer
LocationGlasgow
Average 3 year sales growth101.73%
Latest sales £000s24,791
Staff189
Founded1998
Websitewww.picsel.com

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