The Lloyds Bank - National Business Awards UK 2017

13th November 2018




Samsung is proud to sponsor the Innovation Award for 2017.

Samsung is proud to sponsor the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2017 Innovation Award, recognising businesses that have had a major impact on their industry or organisation.

Innovation continues to be a major part of our Samsung heritage and future, so we are delighted to be recognising and celebrating those who are striving to make people’s lives better with new or unique products, features and services.

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Sally Wright, IM Enterprise Marketing Director, Samsung

We’re proud to be sponsoring this year’s Lloyds Bank Innovation Award. Samsung has had a long history and passion for innovation, creating some of the leading products across mobile, technology and display.

We’re excited to see how businesses continue to wow customers and society alike with new and exciting ideas through innovative products and services. By pushing the boundaries of innovation, businesses can establish a “new normal” redefining what’s possible and influencing not only the world of work – and how people work – but also changing industry dynamics.

Last year's winner: M Squared

The judges said:

“M Squared really stood out as it not only had innovation as part of its DNA, but was an organisation which built commercial success around this approach. In a highly scientific field, they clearly understood that the technology had to stand as marketable product. To support this they have also developed a highly collaborative approach not only with interested parties, but also with their staff and customers.”

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The Samsung Innovation Award finalists

Meet the Samsung Innovation Award finalists 2017

ADEY is Europe's largest manufacturer of water treatment products to maintain and protect domestic and commercial central heating systems. ADEY invented MagnaClean magnetic filtration technology for the UK heating, ventilation and air conditioning sector creating the market in 2003. Today, that market is estimated to be worth more than £2billion.

AKW is UK market leader in showering, daily living and kitchen solutions for people with mobility needs. The company works closely with Occupational Therapists and Healthcare professionals, designing and manufacturing a full range of inclusive living products. Clients include the majority of local authorities, housing associations and national and regional contractors.

Concrete Canvas is a material technology company that manufactures unique construction solutions that are extremely fast, simple to install and environmentally friendly. The primary markets are in the civil, mining and petrochemical sectors where CC is used for a range of applications such as channel lining, slope protection and bund lining.

Epos Now is an award winning electronic point of sale provider to 30,000 business, primarily serving the independent hospitality and retail sectors. Epos Now seeks to provide SMEs with the tools they need to thrive against corporate competition is a difficult economic climate.

The Airport Community app is an industry-first application designed to keep entire workforce of the airport in tune with Gatwick Airport. With a range of innovative features designed to provide the latest airport information straight to your fingertips, the app has enabled its subscribers to improve operational efficiency and create an excellent passenger experience.

Iconic Digital is a multi-award-winning B2B digital marketing agency, helping our customers succeed online by managing all aspects of their digital strategy from search engine optimisation to social media and email marketing automation. Our USP is to guarantee 3:1 return on investment for each of our clients, every time.

As Europe’s largest Merchant Service Provider, Paymentsense specialises in providing small and medium businesses with fast, reliable and affordable card processing services. The market has been dominated by large banks, but Paymentsense has set out to disrupt banks’ traditional grip on the market by offering a service that is dedicated to the needs of smaller companies.

The Grand Appeal is a charity that supports sick babies and children at Bristol Children’s Hospital and its Special Care Baby Unit. It provides life-saving equipment, patient activities, arts and entertainment programmes, new services and family accommodation, via a 12-bed family accommodation unit for parents of critically-ill babies being treated in the Unit.

Xero provides online accounting software for over 1 million small and micro businesses and their accountants in over 180 countries across all sectors. Combining real-time connectivity with easy-to-use software tools and apps, Xero uses a pure cloud, SaaS model to give users instant access to up-to-the-minute data.

XLN supplies low-cost phone, broadband, card processing and energy exclusively to UK small businesses. Founded by Christian Nellemann in 2002, it’s helped more than 250,000 businesses to save on their bills. More recently, XLN has also added public Wi-Fi to its portfolio, which already has more than 20,000 hotspots.


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