We are thrilled to announce that we have been granted the Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade. Cellbond are one of only 102 UK companies to receive this prestigious award in 2017.
Business Secretary Greg Clark today (21 April) named the winners of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in celebration of Her Majesty The Queen’s 91st birthday.
Now in its 51st year, the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are one of the most prestigious business awards in the country, with winning businesses able to use the esteemed Queen’s Awards emblem for the next 5 years.
Successful businesses included:
•11 winners of the sustainable business award
•57 winners of the innovation award
•102 winners for the international trade award
•6 winners for the promoting opportunity award
Business Secretary Greg Clark said:
“The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise highlights everything that’s great about UK business today.
“We have some of the best entrepreneurs and innovative minds in the world who are at the heart of small start-ups providing excellent customer service to larger businesses developing global solutions. Over 1 million new businesses have been created since 2010, all playing a vital role in creating jobs and driving growth across the UK.
“I’m extremely proud to see such a wealth of businesses being recognised today. Through our Industrial Strategy we will be building on the successes of these award winning businesses, helping to build a stronger, more outward looking and prosperous global Britain.”
Managing Director, Dr Mike Ashmead, said, ” “Exporting has been fundamental to Cellbond for nearly 30 years and has allowed for steady organic but considerable growth. It has enhanced our reputation as a UK company in a global arena where we have 80% of the market share and are known as innovators and industry leaders. We are honoured and delighted to have won this award and to showcase how successful UK business can be at a time when there is so much economic uncertainty. This is a reflection of the dedication of our staff and we would like to thank them, as well as our suppliers and valued customers, for their constant support”.