CC was founded by James Stevens from his bedroom in Ely.
Our first warehouse
CC rented warehouse space on Lancaster Way Business Park.
We moved to Unit 59 Lancaster Way. 6000 sq.ft (557 sq.m). 300 pallet capacity.
CC becomes the first UK ingredient supplier to gain Informed-Sport site accreditation.
CC exhibits at Vitafoods Europe for the first time.
Ely Standard Business awards 2012
CC's first business award win!
CC moves to a larger space
Moved to Unit 78 Lancaster Way, 36,000 sq.ft. (3344.5 sq.m). Approx 20 staff and 3000 pallet spaces.
Small business of the year 2013.
International Track 200 award
Ranked on The Sunday Times International Track 200 for the first time.
Headquarters and warehouse expansion
CC moved to Unit 203 Lancaster Way, 100,000 sq.ft (9290 sq.m), 80,000 sq.ft warehouse, 10,000 pallet spaces. The warehouse features an ISO Class 8 cleanrooms and sampling area.
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust
Started charity partnership with Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT).
Expansion into Europe
We expanded into Europe with offices open in France, Spain and Sweden.
Further European expansion into Hungary, Poland and Italy.
Received 1 Star Best Companies accreditation.
We acquired ingredient business Earth Circle Organics LLC to form new CC US division, Earth Circle Ingredients.
Received Best Employers of the Eastern Region gold accreditation.
£20k for 20 years ACT
Cambridge Commodities raised over double the target. 20k for 20 years ACT £51,272.24.
International track 200 accreditation
Our fifth time in The Sunday Times International Track 200.
Second acquisition in US
We acquired US-based ingredient supplier, Ultimate Superfoods, further expanding our service and offering in the states.