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Manufacturer of the YearBack to Categories

Sponsored by:
University of Greenwich (enterprise.gre.ac.uk)
Locate in Kent (locateinkent.com)

Category judges:
Keith Casson, Enterprise Development Manager – Engineering and Science, University of Greenwich
Mark Knowlton, Manufacturing Specialist, Locate in Kent

Category description:
This category is open to any business or organisation, irrespective of size. The organisation must have a manufacturing operation being undertaken in Kent.  This category includes food, drink and print operations. The organisation must demonstrate outstanding performance in a number of aspects relating to their manufacturing operation. These should include commercial success and evidence of growth, delivery of innovation and continuous improvements, environmental credentials, enhanced supplier relationships and supply chain development. Entrants must have been trading for a minimum of two years as of March 31, 2020.

Judges will be looking for your success and achievements in the following areas:
• Trends in your business turnover and profit levels.
• Key objectives for your business and how they will be achieved.
• How you stand out from your competitors.
• Innovation that has contributed to performance.
• Evidence of continuous improvement in manufacturing processes.
• Supplier relationships and supply chain development.
• How your business protects the environment and contributes to local communities.

View our entry guidelines and then click here to access the entry form.

Interested in winning this award? Enter now

Sponsored by

Locate in Kent University of Greenwich

Judged by

Mark Knowlton
Mark Knowlton
Manufacturing Specialist
Locate in Kent
Keith Casson
Keith Casson
Enterprise Development Manager - Engineering and Science
University of Greenwich

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*Please note that you can only enter a maximum of 4 categories per company each year

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