Northamptonshire Business Awards 2018 Export Business of the Year

Viridian Nutrition receive their award from Robert Luxton of Kuehne + Nagel Winner: Viridian Nutrition Sponsored by

Ethical nutritional supplements company, Viridian Nutrition, took the prize for Export Business of the Year. Based in Daventry, Northamptonshire, the

organisation is founded on the principles of purity, the environment and charity and has a 200+ range of award-winning vitamins, minerals, herbs, amino acids, nutritional oils, tinctures and balms produced with integrity, quality and innovation. MD and founder Cheryl Thallon launched

Viridian Nutrition, in 1999, after she “fell in love” with the natural products movement.

Viridian is now available in 20+ countries from Ireland to Estonia, Iceland to South Africa. The Export Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Kuehne + Nagel, recognises the strength of Britain’s international businesses. Cheryl said: “I’m absolutely delighted and

very grateful to have won this award on behalf of all our international clients and distributors who make it happen for us. We wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for the hard work and commitment of the distributors across the world.”


KM Packaging KM Packaging provides an extensive range of specialist lidding films and flexible packaging worldwide to major and specialist food manufacturers. It helps customers to protect, present and preserve food and contribute significantly to the reduction in food waste. Established in 1984 in Northamptonshire, its 21 strong Oundle-based team offers the highest levels of customer service and independent technical expertise. As suppliers to the UK’s largest food manufacturers, its unrivalled knowledge of its innovative domestic market means it can understand its customers’ needs and consistently deliver reliable packaging solutions, no matter where they are in the world.

WCS Services Ltd WCS Services Ltd, formerly known as SUEZ WCS Ltd, develops and manufactures an extensive range of water treatment chemicals for use in boiler, cooling, domestic, closed, wastewater and oil and gas applications. The product range is supported by specialised water treatment services which include laboratory analysis, risk assessments, compliance audits, system cleaning and chlorinations and Ofqual accredited training courses. The UK wide network of water treatment experts provide specialist support and consultancy that covers all commercial and industrial sectors of the UK, including food and beverage; education, life sciences and healthcare; along with the export of chemicals to Europe, USA, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

What the judges said “We believed Viridian Nutrition

deserved to win the Exporter of the Year award due to their ethical approach and significant growth in exports. Viridian’s concept of having strong international partnerships and continually educating, resonated with us and led to us choosing them as the winner.”


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