Have you started your business and experienced a significant growth in the past few years?

To qualify, to the Emerging business category, your company needs to be 5 years or younger. We will be awarding our winner based on achievement relative to company size and we will also be looking at the sustainability and ambition of growth.

Growth can be through increased sales, capacity and resource expansion, developing new and innovative product lines or even impressive first-year achievements after starting from scratch. In short, if you think your business is fabulous, enter and tell us why.

Have you considered...

...entering for other awards? 

You can enter several categories, and nominate multiple projects and colleagues within the same category too, as long as they are distinct.


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Submit your entry

The entry deadline has been extended to 11.59pm Wednesday 20 April for these categories only:

  • Digital Transformation
  • Emerging Business
  • Manufacturing Initiative
  • Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist of the Year

Entry has now closed for all other categories. Keep an eye out for the shortlist announcement in Summer! 

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Previous winners

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Case Study

Emerging Business 2021 - Moorish

Profitable since day one, the Moorish brand has gone from strength to strength. After securing an immediate listing in Waitrose in 2012, the brand has now grown to reach shoppers in Sainsbury’s, Ocado, WH Smith, Booths and more.


Case Study

Emerging Business 2020

Since their launch in 2018, PLAYin CHOC has won 18 multi-national awards, 9 for taste and 9 for overall design, and has appeared in over 150 pieces of press coverage.

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Case Study

Emerging Business 2019

The Meatless Farm Co. is an innovative and forward-thinking start-up business, investing heavily in product development to quickly become a market leading brand in the world of plant-based products.

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