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Advice from assessors, judges and previous winnners as well as practical hints and tips from The Queen's Awards Team.

Frugalpac receives King's Award for Enterprise for its low-carbon Frugal bottles

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British sustainable packaging company Frugalpac, which produces the Frugal Bottle – the world’s first paper bottle for wines and spirits, and the machines that make them - has been honoured with a prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise for Innovation. Frugalpac’s …

Timpson Group – Promoting Opportunity, through social mobility.

Timpson Group are the largest service retailer in the UK and are one of the largest employers of Ex-offenders in the UK.  Around 10% of their entire workforce is made up people who have been directly recruited from prison. Timpson Group …

HRH The Princess Royal presents King’s Awards trophy to winner Focus SB®

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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal presented Mr Gary Stevens, Focus SB managing director, The King’s Award for Enterprise winner trophy in recognition of the company’s achievement in the international trade category on Wednesday 22nd November 2023. Employing 65 people, …

Podium Pet Products celebrate their King's Award for Enterprise

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Podium Pet Products are dedicated to their customers and their customers' pet’s lifestyle together, they bring to you trusted, innovative and, wherever possible, natural products. Tell us a bit about Podium Pet Products? THE WHY: We exist to fulfil the …

LYMA Life celebrate their King's Award!

LYMA Life products

LYMA is a British, WellTech company founded in 2018. LYMA was created to make people’s lives better. LYMA has three category defining products, the world’s most effective supplement, the world’s most powerful home beauty device and the world’s most active …

Coolicon Lighting celebrates their export success with King's Award for Enterprise

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Coolicon Lighting is a British craft-based, heritage lighting brand. Leading the market in Vitreous Enamel lampshades we supply wholesale lighting solutions to retailers and commercial projects worldwide. With 90 years of craft history, all products are handmade to exacting standards …

Thomas Kneale & Co Ltd is awarded the prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development

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Manchester-based textiles company, Thomas Kneale & Co Ltd, (established in 1947) celebrates after achieving the inaugural King’s Award for Enterprise for Sustainable Development, 2023. This award is considered to be the highest commercial accolade possible for a UK business, having …

Congratulations to The James Hutton Institute on their Sustainable Development Award

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Tucked away in Scotland’s northeast, The James Hutton Institute has for a long time been something of a hidden gem. It is one of the UK’s biggest independent research centres, with more than 500 scientists and support staff, combining interdisciplinary …

GaraDry® recognised with the prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise

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Ashley Smith CEO Garadry

Lancashire-based product design company, GaraDry Ltd, celebrates after achieving the King’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, following the official announcement on Friday 21st April 2023. The King’s Awards for Enterprise are the highest accolade UK businesses, being approved by …

Samarkand celebrate their Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in International Trade

Samarkand company team photograph with Grant of Appointment

In 2016 it was clear to entrepreneurs and co-founders David Hampstead and Simon Smiley that international brands were not capturing the full market opportunity in China. Together, they set out to build a business that would close the cultural, commercial, …