For the 2ndYear in a Row, QuickBox Fulﬁllment Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 554 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of Over 842%
DENVER, August 12, 2020 – QuickBox Fulﬁllment (quickbox.com) , a Colorado-based ecommerce fulﬁllment and supply chain solutions provider to high growth businesses serving the health and wellness consumer packaged goods industries, is excited to announce today their 554 ranking on the 2020 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America from Inc. magazine. This honor is due to QuickBox’s 3-year growth of an impressive 842.47-percent and lands QuickBox near the top 10 percent of Inc. 5000’s annual list of fastest-growing private businesses in America.
“It is truly an honor to be named among American’s fastest-growing companies by Inc. magazine,” commented QuickBox CEO and co-founder Stephen Adelé. He goes on to say, “ What I love about this award is that it is not an “i” award, rather a “we” award, and better reflects our team member’s collective force of working together toward common goals and aligned around our company’s mission.”
QuickBox Fulfillment provides vertically integrated services to managed supply chain, logistics, and fulfillment processes from two locations (Denver, CO and Atlanta, GA), processing every order on the same day, seven days a week, every day of the year, so ecommerce and retail businesses can focus on growing their businesses. In the past decade, QuickBox has become the industry leader in the vertical integration of and health and beauty products for companies around the world.
Supporting its growth, QuickBox is striving to become Colorado and Atlanta’s largest second-chance employer through their #OnaMission initiative. Mr. Adelé explains, “QuickBox hires terrific people often overlooked in the workplace, such as disabled Veterans, recently homeless, newly-arrived immigrants, recent-releases from incarceration, and those living in women’s shelters. We invite them to join our mission with open arms and provide an opportunity for a fresh start with respect and dignity. As the company grows, its positive impact on the metro-area communities will grow with it.”
The annual Inc. 5000 list is the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies and represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Microsoft, Timberland, Patagonia, Clif Bar, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
The competition was as fierce in 2020 as any previous year, and the list as a whole shows staggering growth. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible 3-year average increase of over 500 percent and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past 3 years.
Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000. The top 500 companies are also being featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands August 12.
“The companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 come from nearly every realm of business,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “From health and software to media and hospitality, the 2020 list proves that no matter the sector, incredible growth is based on the foundations of tenacity and opportunism.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring the companies on the list will be held virtually, due the pandemic, from October 23 to 27, 2020. As always, speakers will include some of the greatest innovators and business leaders of our generation.
QuickBox is a trusted third-party fulﬁllment partner of direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands. The company offers its clients fulﬁllment, vendor management, and supply chain integration services. In addition, it offers private label services with over 20 health, beauty, and pet products. Its specialized focus and commitment to operational excellence led to rapid growth in the health, beauty, and pet segments. QuickBox has more than 300 employees in its Denver headquarters and Atlanta, Georgia, distribution center. More information is available at www.quickbox.com.
About Stephen Adelé
Adelé creates and builds successful supplement companies. Fresh out of college, he started with EAS, where they grew to $220 million in sales and set up distribution networks in 55 countries. Next, he started iSatori, where he led the company public through a merger with FitLife Brands and ﬁnally exited in 2016. Over the years, he’s created and sold several dietary supplement brands that have generated over a half billion in retail sales. His latest venture, QuickBox Fulﬁllment #onaMISSION, is designed for internet marketers’ fulﬁllment and on-demand inventory solutions. Here, we will fulﬁll our mission to give people a “second chance” in their place to work and where we will continue to seek new ways to drive value and innovation into the health, beauty, and nutrition industry.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
The 2020 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2016 and 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2016. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2016 is $100,000; the minimum for 2019 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
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