Sixbynine is a reference to a section of the book ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy‘ by Douglas Adams. Yes, it’s obscure. Yes, it’s hard to explain on the phone.No, the number six, then B, they Y, then the number nine. See? tricky isn’t it.

We therefore took the view that as everyone knew as as our lifestyle title, Gallery, our little factory in St Helier provided the perfect alternative name to represent our wider business and location, sounding similar and taking less explaining when we corrected people on the phone. So factory stuck.

Factory create market-leading media brands for a cross section of interest areas in Jersey, Channel Islands. We established in Jersey in 2004. We produce creative brand work for clients but are better known by the media titles we produce. Learn about them at