James Donaldson and Sons (JDS) announced its ranking in the Sunday Times Top Track 250 Companies in the UK, for the third year running. Published this October, the list announced that the JDS Group had risen to number 147 this year.
Now in its 15th year, the annual Top Track 250 is a league table that ranks Britain’s private mid-market growth companies with the biggest sales. The list was published in the Sunday Times on Thursday 3rd October.
The JDS Group made its first appearance on the list in 2017 at number 207, then climbed to 198 in 2018 and now feature at number 147, a huge leap compared to previous years. This achievement reflects continued strong growth and performance for the Group over the last year.
Managing Director of James Donaldson and Sons, Scott Cairns said: “We’re honoured to be recognised as one of Britain’s leading mid-market companies and ranked among the most successful businesses in the UK. This year’s placing is recognition of our hard work and is another milestone in the growth of this unique business. Our success is fuelled by our clients and the principles of great service and trust that we always deliver, which means that we aren’t just a supplier; we are their partner. That partnership is the fuel that is allowing us to continue to grow. I am tremendously proud of all our teams, and their part played in the recognition by the Sunday Times in receiving this honour. Our group has doubled in size in the last 8 years, and we have done so ensuring that the customer remains firmly at the heart of all we do. The James Donaldson Group will continue to develop, and our plans for 2020 and beyond will see us continue to climb the Top Track 250.
The annual awards dinner took place in London on Tuesday, November 19th attended by the cream of the UK’s mid-cap businesses under £700m in yearly turnover.
Previous winners in this prestigious list have included McLaren, Dyson, Aston Martin, Cala Group and Peter Vardy just to name a few, and we are immensely proud to be recognised alongside these brands.