The 10 Profit Track Ones to Watch represents a cross-section of companies that did not meet the strict criteria of the Profit Track 100 league table, but have achieved or predict good profit growth. Fast Track conducted virtual meetings with the majority of the shortlisted companies, which were assessed for inclusion based on factors such as:
This year’s 10 Profit Track Ones to Watch was judged by BDO and Fast Track. The 10 finalists were published in the 22nd annual Profit Track 100 supplement in The Sunday Times on 11 April.
An overall winner will be presented with an award at the Profit Track 100 virtual awards event on 15 June.
|Company||HQ Location||Year end||Profits £000||Sales £000||Staff||Founded|
|Go-Pak GroupCatering packaging manufacturer||Gloucestershire||Mar 19||4,945||34,645||432||2009|
|Jupiter GroupFruit grower and exporter||Shropshire||Sep 19||*3,980||*77,167||113||2003|
|Nationwide Metal RecyclingMetal recycling specialist||Essex||Mar 19||2,363||20,837||80||2007|
|PrintbetterFire safety services||Lancashire||Dec 19||*6,322||*37,599||400||1990|
|SIS PitchesSports pitch services||Cumbria||Dec 19||*3,260||*33,571||101||2001|
|St Pierre GroupeBakery products provider||Manchester||Dec 18||6,906||69,493||27||1986|
|XceptorFinancial automation software||Central London||Jul 19||7,855||20,137||108||2003|
Profit = operating profit # ebitda * supplied by company † annualised figure
Profit Track 100 is the ultimate benchmark for success in business and we're proud to be recognised as one of the companies to watch in 2019 Chris Maybin, business development director, Speciality Drinks
We are delighted with our win as it recognises the sustained and continuous growth of the ACE Winches organization in a tough economic climate Alfie Cheyne, founder & CEO, ACE Winches
Being selected as one of the 10 to watch was pretty awesome, but to be actually winning the top award is beyond words Robin Totterman, founder & chief executive, INSPECS