Royal Approval for Samuel Grant Packaging

Sheffield’s Samuel Grant Packaging are delighted to announce that they have won one of the UK’s most prestigious business awards.

The Queen's Awards for Enterprise: International Trade 2010The packaging specialists have received the Queen’s Award for Innovation for their highly innovative pallet wrapping solution, the Samson Nano, which was collected from Prince Charles on the 28th June.

Although the Queen’s Award is available to only British businesses, it is globally recognised as a mark of excellence. The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is given to businesses that excel in innovation, sustainable development or international trade, and it is the highest official UK award for British companies. In winning this award, Samuel Grant Packaging joins a very select band of elite UK manufacturers.

FotorCreated 3To qualify and win, the company had to prove how the packaging industry had been impacted by the Samson Nano, with its inbuilt reporting software and unique ‘price per pallet’ costing system. The company also had to show the effect that the machine’s development had had on the local economy, and on the bottom line of the business income.

Andrew Grant, current Managing Director and great grandson of the founder, Samuel Grant said “We are honoured to have been recognised for this prestigious award. Innovation is central to our ambition to be the best people in packaging, providing the best packaging experience for customers in the UK. We are hugely excited about this accolade and are grateful to our dedicated staff and loyal customers who have made this award-win possible.”

Samuel Grant Packaging is a 4th generation packaging firm and has been at the forefront of manufacturing innovation for over 125 years. They supply customers from individuals to large corporates, and can now offer next day delivery on all their products across South Yorkshire.