Perishable Shipping Solutions Ranks #10 in Inc. 5000 Midwest Regionals


E-Commerce Drives PSS’ 849% 2-Year Growth

Youngstown, OH, March 17, 2021 — Perishable Shipping Solutions announced that it has been ranked # 10 on the Inc. 5000 Regionals list of fastest-growing private companies in the Midwest.  PSS, founded in 2016, grew 849% over the past two years.  PSS provides end-to-end e-commerce integration, storage, order fulfillment and shipping services for online food purchases that require continuous refrigeration or freezing.  Consumers have accelerated online ordering of specialty foods, contributing to PSS’ growth.

PSS joins the roster of the fastest growing private companies across the Midwest including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.  The Inc. 5000 Regionals rankings are derived from the annual Inc. 5000, and represent the Midwest economy’s most dynamic segment —successful independent small businesses.  The median company growth in the Midwest 5000 Regionals is 110%; these companies account in total for $11.1B in revenue and 19,515 jobs added.

Mark Nelson, PSS’ CEO notes that “We are proud that our e-commerce business has been a source of job growth in an economy where many families need good work.  Most of all we are so appreciative of our entire PSS team, who work tirelessly to meet consumer demand with excellence even in the face of challenges from the pandemic and as we expand operations to our new facilities.”

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at


About Perishable Shipping Solutions

Perishable Shipping Solutions provides pick & pack e-commerce order fulfillment services for food and beverage brands requiring temperature-controlled storage and shipping. PSS operates from bicoastal facilities and offers environmentally responsible packaging and dedicated customer success teams. The company ranks #315 on the 2020 Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in America and was also named a Top Ten Supply Chain Company of the Year by Industry Era. For more information, visit


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Mark is CEO of PSS with responsibility for setting the strategic vision of PSS. He is a seasoned business executive and serial entrepreneur. Mark is passionate about growing new businesses and through the PSS platform is helping other CPG companies grow their eCommerce businesses and brands.

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