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Recognising outstanding achievements that inspire others to embrace sustainability as a core value and driver of success, contributing to a more resilient, equitable, and sustainable future for all. Sponsored by The Handy Family Company

The Sustainability award recognises family businesses committed to making a difference through their ESR activities, demonstrating how their values have a positive impact on their people, their community and the environment. Celebrating achievements in advancing sustainability principles and practice, contributing to a more sustainable and prosperous future for people and planet.

What the judges want to see

  • Initiatives that demonstrate Sustainability including any research carried out and how the positive impact is measured
  • Ways in which you involve your employees and to embed Sustainability into the culture of the business
  • Innovations the family business has introduced through working practices, products or services and the subsequent benefits to the business, their sector or region
  • Your process for reviewing your suppliers to ensure Sustainability through your supply chain
  • How you communicate your Sustainability commitment to your customers, suppliers and community
  • The family values and the family members guided the development of your Sustainability initiatives
  • How you see your Sustainability developing in years to come

Sponsored by The Handy Family Company

2023 Results

Winner: Tyseley Energy Park

Highly Commended: HSG UK, Mainline Mouldings & Shredall SDS

Finalists: Lyte Packaging & Woolcool