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Export Business of the Year

St Helens Borough Export Business of the Year award

Export Business of the Year is sponsored by Brendon International. Established in 1982, Brendon International have packed, exported and imported freight across the UK and Worldwide, keeping customers connected at every step of the way. An experienced team of 32 staff and directors, they understand the shipment, project and packing needs of their customers, providing a friendly, efficient and personalised service that keeps businesses moving.

This award recognises the strength of St Helens’ exporters. Entrants for this award must stand out from the crowd on the international stage and demonstrate that they have generated significant and/or sustained increases in their export activity.

The winner of this award will be submitted to the British Chambers of Commerce National Business Awards, providing a fantastic opportunity to showcase your business achievements on a national scale!

The judges will be looking at:

  • The objectives for your business over the next three years and how they will be achieved.
  • Evidence of your total sales over the last three years – including details of any changes and trends.
  • All planning and preparation undertaken prior to entering new geographical markets.
  • Explanation of the growth strategies employed through international trade.

The closing date for entries was 5pm on 19th July 2021. Shortlists will be announced after 19th August 2021.

Interested in sponsoring an awards category at the St Helens Borough Business Awards? Find out more about sponsorship opportunities.