Awards

Milena Kowalska wins NMA Young Achiever of the Year award

Friday, 20 May, 2022|Categories: Awards, News|

Smiths News’ Birmingham Warehouse Manager, Milena Kowalska, has been crowned Young Achiever of the Year at the 2022 Newspaper & Magazines Awards – prestigious accolades that celebrate and acknowledge the outstanding contributions of those working in the newspaper and publishing industry. Milena was presented with her award on 12 May at the [...]

Smiths News Triumphs at RoSPA Awards

Friday, 8 April, 2022|Categories: Awards, News|

Smiths News has been triumphant in the 2022 RoSPA Occupational Health & Safety Awards, winning an amazing 13 gold accolades. We are delighted that 11 of our sites – Hemel Hempstead, Hornsea, Nottingham, Birmingham, London Travel News (LTN), Newport, Bristol, Newcastle, Stockport, Liverpool and Southampton – took gold in the Achievement category, [...]

Pass It On wins Philanthropist of the Year at NMAs

Thursday, 3 June, 2021|Categories: Awards, News|

Pass It On is delighted to announce that it has won the NewstrAid Philanthropist of the Year award at the ACE 2021 Newspaper and Magazine Awards (NMAs). Now in its 70th year, the NMAs celebrate achievements within the publishing industry. The NewstrAid Philanthropist of the Year award heralds the individual, group or business [...]

Smiths News shortlisted for award at this year’s NMAs

Wednesday, 19 May, 2021|Categories: Awards, News|

Smiths News has been shortlisted for the Sustainability Strategy of the Year award at this year's ACE Newspaper and Magazine Awards (NMA), for its pioneering introduction of electronic point of sale (EPoS) based returns. Now in its 70th year, the NMAs celebrates achievements within the publishing industry. This year more than ever [...]

Smiths News shortlisted for Innovation of the Year award

Friday, 30 April, 2021|Categories: Awards, News|

Smiths News has been shortlisted for the Innovation of the Year award at this year's PPA Awards for its pioneering introduction of electronic point of sale (EPoS) based returns. Now in its 41st year, the PPA Awards recognise, celebrate and elevate the achievements and progress made across the UK publishing and media [...]

Excellence expertise and energy – Instore is recognised at industry awards

Monday, 15 February, 2021|Categories: Awards, News|

The Silver Award for Retail Field Experience recognised the excellence of Instore’s sales promotion of Glanbia’s sports nutrition through Dhamecha cash and carry outlets in London. Working closely with both client and outlets the team introduced the products to hundreds of new customers, actively selling in orders with displays and face to [...]

Smiths News wins big at RosPA Awards

Friday, 7 June, 2019|Categories: Awards, News|

Distribution company Connect Group is celebrating after its businesses Smiths News and Tuffnells were awarded industry leading gold standard awards for health and safety by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Presented at a ceremony held at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, all ten sites in the running took achievement awards home, [...]

Committed to health and safety: 10 gold standard RoSPA awards for a second successive year

Sunday, 12 August, 2018|Categories: Awards, News|

Presented by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) at an awards ceremony held in Birmingham last week, the prestigious awards demonstrate the Company’s dedication to fostering a safe working environment across its businesses. Among the winners, Smiths News’ Milton Keynes and Hemel Hempstead distribution centres achieved a gold standard [...]

Instore recognised for Engagement App of the Year

Monday, 29 January, 2018|Categories: Awards, News|

Instore, a Smiths News company, is proud to have been recognised a Gold Winner at the first ever BE Connected Awards in the Engagement App of the Year category. Instore’s winning entry was for its revolutionising ‘What’s In Store’ concept, a unique ‘shelfie’ development that allows brands and retailers to work together, [...]

Smiths News wins four RoSPA gold awards

Thursday, 14 July, 2016|Categories: Awards, News|

Smiths News wins four gold awards for commitment to health and safety. Last week, four Smiths News distribution centres were awarded gold status by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Smiths News distribution centres at Reading, Birmingham, Newcastle and Langley were all awarded gold status, with RoSPA recognising the Company’s [...]

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