ABOUT THE AWARD   

Recognising British businesses that have achieved the highest and most sustainable levels of international growth through exporting in the last 18 months, this Award focuses on all aspects of exporting and is looking for sustainable exporting models and innovative practices.

Have you achieved a significant export victory for a product or a service following an innovation in your company?

Has a long term relationship with a business partner overseas delivered a significant growth in your company's sales and profits?

Have you opened an overseas office in the last 12 months to better serve local customers?

Recognising the successful British businesses that have achieved the highest and most sustainable levels of international growth through exporting, this Award focuses on all aspects of exporting and is looking for sustainable exporting models and innovative practices.

Open to any UK-based enterprise that is achieving export growth or an increase in revenues from overseas operations, judges will look for the organisation that can best demonstrate:

  • An increase in sales through exporting
  • Significant growth or expansion overseas
  • Potential and plan for sustained growth in international markets
  • Innovation in products, services or processes to enable exporting
  • International engagement and knowledge of different jurisdictions
  • Effective leadership and management
  • An ethical and sustainable approach to business
  • Strong business results

Core criteria proportion of overall score

Growth: 20%

Innovation: 20%

Employee engagement: 10%

Customer engagement: 15%

Leadership: 10%

Organisational Ethics & Policies: 10%

Financial performance: 15%

 

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PREVIOUS WINNERS

  • Vision Support Services - 2018

"Winning the Exporter of the Year Award has helped Vision Support Services immeasurably; we’re continuously working hard to transform a local UK‐centric textile supplier into a multi‐national supplier of textile services to the world’s leading hotel groups and retailers. It’s helped cement our reputation across the world for being a world‐class textile supplier and distributor and we’re looking forward to what the future holds."

  • J&C Joel - 2017

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