5 for Five

5 for Five

Five outstanding companies have featured in this report series over the past five years, consistently generating business growth and outperforming their peers. The five companies featured here have appeared in our list of 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain for each of the past five years. They range from aquaculture specialists Benchmark Holdings to innovative Scottish brewing company Brewdog. Their approaches may well be as diverse as the sectors in which they operate, but one thing they share is an ability to develop products and services that customers clearly value.

Sector at a glance

  • 25% - The growth in numbers of featured companies in the East of England from 2013 to 2018
  • 76% - The average revenue growth of companies in North-West England, between 2015 and 2017
  • 100% of 5 for Five companies are based outside of London
  • 4 out of 5 companies realised their corporate strategy by raising finance on AIM