Who we are
and
what we do

Xcess Trading Ltd was founded in September 2011 to help UK retailers, distributors and brands to manage their asset disposal for overstocks, EOL and customer returns.

Managing the end-to-end sale and logistics of this stock into non-conflicting channels around the UK, Europe and ROW is our USP.

Since our acquisition of a computer & smartphone refurbishment company in 2017, we have been able to take the returns management process in house, allowing us to control the quality & grading of the stock we process.

The company has also grown its presence in the promotion & incentive markets, which include staff gifting & corporate loyalty programmes. This has allowed brands that we work with to find new business channels into blue chip companies looking to provide their staff or customers with discounted gifts or rewards.

Sept 2011

Xcess Trading
Ltd Launches

March 2015

Turnover hits
£3m

March 2016

Turnover hits
£5.1m

March 2017

Turnover hits
£9.1m

March 2017

Xcess Trading acquires New Life Technology. Management team bring with them over 15 years of ITAD & Manufacturing experience, as well as strong relationships with both Blancco and Microsoft. Xcess becomes a Microsoft 3rd party refurbisher.

March 2018

Turnover hits
£14m

August 2018

Tracy Anderson joins as Finance Director to oversea the businesses growth and operational strategy.

April 2019

Xcess launches new Returns Management system which links to Xcess Test - in-house and industry-leading software that allows computing & smartphone returns to be data erased, tested and managed via the cloud.

July 2019

Nina Frape joins as UK Sales Director, bringing with her 10 years experience as Head of Clearance for Kondor Ltd.

August 2019

Xcess moves into additional warehousing in the same site location, allows for peak inbound and also protects against disaster recovery.

23 Mar 2020

Start of Covid-19 UK lockdown.

31 Mar 2020

Another record-breaking year for Xcess at financial year end.

September 2020

Xcess doubles its Engineering Team to handle the increase in consumer returns in laptop, smartphone & TV.

October 2020

Xcess takes on 3rd warehouse to deal with huge increase in retail returns caused by the Covid Pandemic.

 

Partners
we work with

Xcess Trading works with the following ADISA-certified data erasure specialists:

Blackbelt smartphone defence

Check MEND

Blancco

Our
circular
economy

According to studies by the Circularity Gap over 90% of the world’s resources – which include metals, plastics, wood, concrete, chemicals and all other materials in circulation – are used only once, in a single product, before becoming waste. If you look at the consumer electronics and technology sectors, smartphones & laptops are updated every 12 months. As part of our ongoing commitment to become more sustainable, Xcess offers our retailers, distributors and brands the ability to redistribute and refurbish returned products. This, therefore, reduces the single use and throw away culture that fast-paced product launches & retail returns can create.

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Xcess Trading's circular economy

Testing facilities at Xcess Trading

Testing facilities at Xcess Trading

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