Pre-paid gift cards at high-street stores such as Thomas Pink may be supplied by this Woking company. Retail Decisions also provides online payment processing and fraud-prevention services for the likes of BP and John Lewis. The company operates across six continents and claims that it processes 16 billion card transactions a year for its clients. It was taken private in 2006 when chief executive Carl Clump led a £171m public-to-private buyout backed by Palamon Capital. Sales have grown 74% a year from £54.7m in 2005 to £289m in 2008.

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Company details
Year2009
Rank29
CompanyRetail Decisions
ActivityPayment services provider
LocationWoking
Average 3 year sales growth74.24%
Latest sales £000s289,186
Staff302
Founded2000
Websitewww.redplc.com

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