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ECS Coffee Ranks No 69 on the 2014 PROFIT 500 rankings

– PROFIT magazine unveils 26th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –

Burlington, ON (June 12, 2014) Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked ECS Coffee No. 69 on the 26th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the July issue of Canadian Business and online at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years.

ECS Coffee made the 2014 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 1026%. ECS Coffee services the needs of the forward thinking consumer looking for quality products and unique brands in the Home Beverage Category.

“The members of the PROFIT 500 are the elite of the country’s entrepreneurial community,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-Chief of Canadian Business and PROFIT. “Their stories are lessons in business strategy, innovation, management excellence and sheer tenacity.”

This is the second year that ECS Coffee has been awarded this distinction. Last year they ranked No. 63 on the PROFIT 500 Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies, and are proud to be recognized again on this year’s list.

"It is a true honor for the team at ECS Coffee to be ranked again on the PROFIT list as one of Canada's Fastest Growing companies. The dedication to provide our customers with a true experience that cannot be found anywhere else has propelled us to this position. I want to personally thank each of our staff for their hard work." - Neil Madden, President

CLICK HERE to see the PROFITguide article One Company's Grounds for Success article featuring Neil Madden and ECS Coffee.


About ECS Coffee

ECS Coffee is a Family Owned Canadian Company based in Burlington Ontario, with retail locations in Southern Ontario and an e-commerce platform covering all of Canada. Ranked as one of Canada's Fastest Growing Retailers by PROFIT Magazine, ECS Coffee continues to develop its footprint as Canada's leading source for Home Beverage Products.


About PROFIT and

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent media brand dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 32 years, Canadian entrepreneurs across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it’s a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at


About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a readership of more than 800,000, it is the country's premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada's business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, and business strategy and management tactics. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.