Made in Britain members were out in force at the Manufacturer Awards, Birmingham on 2nd November 2016.
As sponsors of the Manufacturing in Action category, Made in Britain Campaign CEO John Pearce presented the award to winners, McLaren Automotive.
McLaren Automotive faced tough competition from JCB, CocaCola European Partners, Vantage Power, Gripple and Lontra.
Also nominated, and helping with Made in Britain Campaign promotion, were The Sash Window Workshop (Customer Focus Category) and Excell Metal Spinning (Supply Chain Excellence).
"At The Sash Window Workshop we are committed to providing quality craftsmanship and pride ourselves in manufacturing all our timber windows and doors in our workshops in Berkshire. Manufacturing in Britain allows us to support our economy while also ensures greater quality control, shorter lead times, and more flexibility.
We are very proud to have been finalists for this year’s Customer Focus Manufacturer MX award. We enjoyed the award ceremony and look forward to entering again next year.”
Richard Dollar, Managing Director, The Sash Window Workshop
"It was an honour to be nominated in one of the country’s most prestigious awards in manufacturing. The Team looked brilliant, as did all nominees that night, and we cannot wait for next year’s awards where we aim to take home some trophies! A fantastic night!"
Curtis Bligh, Excell Metal Spinning
The Manufacturer MX Awards is an annual programme delivered by The Manufacturer, in association with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Manufacturers are achieving great things in all aspects of their businesses, large and small. With TMMX Awards categories ranging from recognition in innovation and sustainability, through to apprenticeships, leadership and staff engagement, there are plenty of opportunities for businesses of all sizes and sectors to be recognised for excellence.