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Winners add weight to global sales drive

Winners add weight to global sales drive

Douglas Gill International

The high standard of entries highlights how hard UK businesses are working to boost economic growth, writes Brian Groom

Full list of winners

2012 Queen’s Award winners

Australian GT

Double winners: Bright ideas spur global success

Rod Newing finds companies receiving awards for Innovation and International Trade share common features

boot; Duo

International Trade award: Duo

Export success is made-to-measure for this Somerset-based bespoke fashion footwear business


International Trade award: TTS Group

Success is built on a growing product range, says John Murray Brown

John Reece with Pearson Engineering's Spark II anti-mine system

Innovation award: Pearson Engineering

Agricultural knowhow has been put to good use in mine clearance equipment, writes Chris Tighe

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Innovation award: FilmLight

The Soho company is always looking ahead, writes Harriet Arnold

Sustainable Development award: Co-operative Group

Ethical thinking is ingrained at the stores-to-banks combine, writes Andrew Bounds

Carmel Gahan

Lifetime Achievement award: Carmel Gahan

She is enthused by the potential for Welsh companies to be ambitious, writes Harriet Arnold