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Pricecheck Named as Company to Inspire Britain

Debbie Harrison & Mark Lythe, joint managing directors of Pricecheck

Global wholesaler and distributor Pricecheck has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain for the second year running.

Now on its sixth edition, the report celebrates the UK’s fastest growing businesses across a range of sectors.

To be selected, businesses had to demonstrate not only positive revenue growth over the past three years, but also outperform their sector peers.

It is the second year running Sheffield-based Pricecheck has been included in the list, with more than two-thirds of the companies named appearing on the list for the first time.

Mark Lythe, Joint Managing Director of Pricecheck, said: “We are very proud to be named as one of the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. It is another milestone on our fantastic growth journey.

“We have continued to invest in the very best people, training, and technology to help drive Pricecheck forward as we strive towards our bold plans for growth over the coming years.”

Pricecheck works in partnership with major brand owners and continues to develop exciting new sales channels in the UK and overseas. The business, which has customers ranging from high street stores to pharmacy chains and other wholesalers, has set a turnover target of £200m by 2025.

David Schwimmer, CEO, London Stock Exchange Group adds: “Congratulations to all the companies selected for inclusion in the sixth edition of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report, which identifies the UK’s most dynamic SMEs.

“SMEs drive growth, innovation and job creation and are the lifeblood of the British economy. We believe that supporting the growth of these businesses is critical to the UK economy and the creation of a society that works for everyone.”

Pricecheck, an international distributor of fast-moving consumer goods, was named an Export Champion by the Department for International Trade earlier this year and has won a clutch of top awards in the past five years including a Queen’s Award for International Trade.

The fast-growing business is based near Junction 31 of the M1 and now has a team of 182.