The Manufacturer of the Year Awards was a barnstorming night in a packed house of jubilant manufacturers at the funky Grange Tower Bridge Hotel London.
The winners were congratulated by keynote speaker Lord Digby Jones, widely known for his six year stint as director-general of the CBI and his passion for British industry.
Lord Jones’ current positions include chairman of both Triumph Motorcycles and Grove Industries, as well as corporate ambassador for Jaguar Land Rover and digger maker JCB.
With 700 people attending, over 600 of whom were manufacturers, The Manufacturer presents the full winners’ list for The Manufacturer of the Year Awards 2012, our biggest yet!
Manufacturing in Action Award
WINNER: Apex Linvar
Leadership and Strategy Award
WINNER: Accolade Wines
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Parker Hannifin Manufacturing, domnick hunter Process Filtration Division
Innovation and Design Award
WINNER: Entek International
ICT in Manufacturing Award
WINNER: Origin Enterprises
People and Skills Award
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Apex Linvar
Young Manufacturer of the Year Award
WINNER: Sean Gallagher, BAE Systems, Military Air and Information
Supply Chain Excellence Award
WINNER: Milliken Industrials
World Class Manufacturing Award
WINNER: CNH UK
Through-life Engineering Services Award
SME Manufacturer of the Year Award (under 125 employees)
SME Manufacturer of the Year Award (over 125 employees)
WINNER: Tharsus Group
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Vernacare
Sustainable Manufacturing of the Year Award
WINNER: Coca-Cola Enterprises
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Premier Foods
The Manufacturer of the Year Award
WINNER: CNH UK
RUNNERS UP: Accolade Wines
Click here to read our blog of the Awards.