Skip to main content

Sustainable development

The Queen's Award for Sustainable Development is awarded for commercially successful products, services and management that benefit the environment, society and the economy.

Deadline extension for the UK's most prestigious award for businesses - The Queen's Award for Enterprise

We are pleased to announce that we have now extended the deadline of our Queen's Awards for Enterprise. The new deadline is midday Wednesday 22nd September. With Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee taking place next year, now more than …

Everything you need to know about The Queen's Awards for Enterprise

The UK's most prestigious business award! The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious awards for UK businesses and is a globally recognised royal seal of approval for UK companies. The Queen's Award to Industry, the scheme's original title, …

Phoenix Health and Wellbeing are delighted to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category Sustainable Development

How did you hear about the awards? I found out about the Queens Awards some years ago and have followed them each year, never thinking for one minute that the charity and social enterprise that I founded in 2013 would …

Women-owned SME, Ignition, celebrate their Queen's Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development!

Ignition is an independent, women-owned SME, headquartered in Bristol and specialising in the design and production of exceptional and sustainable exhibitions, events and experiences around the world. Although sustainability is not our core business, it is the core of our …

Demystifying The Queen's Awards for Enterprise

The Queen's Awards Have you ever thought about applying for a Queen's Awards for Enterprise, but have been unsure of whether it is for you? You may have even taken the time to sit down and start an application, but …

Shared Interest Society win Queen's Award for Enterprise!

Seal of approval for social lender in 30th year Shared Interest Society has been awarded the Queen’s seal of approval for the third time as it marks 30 years of financing a fairer world. The Newcastle-based social lender has been …

Double Queen's Awards win for Frugi!

Ethical children’s clothing brand, Frugi, wins TWO Queen’s Awards for Enterprise:  Sustainable Development and International Trade About Frugi Frugi was founded in 2004 by Kurt & Lucy Jewson after they struggled to find clothes to fit over cloth nappies. 16 …

Sustainable British Fashion Business, David Nieper, win Sustainable Development Award

David Nieper is a family run business in the heart of Derbyshire, which has been designing and making premium women’s fashion, since 1961. The company employs 300 staff and traditional dressmaking techniques to create designs that are expertly cut and …

Sustainable British bedmaker business, Hypnos, win second Queen's Award for Enterprise

Overview of our business, why it is relevant to the award? Ethical British bedmaker, Hypnos, has been pioneering sustainable sleep for well over a decade and this was recently recognised with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for Sustainable Development. This …

incognito® leads the way in its sector with Sustainable Development Award

What is incognito®? incognito® is a range of highly effective, natural insect repellents and bodycare products, created with outstanding ethical standards. Our products protect consumers from discomfort as well as mosquito-borne diseases and ticks, while protecting the planet from the impact of conventional …