Cranfield University and the Produce World Group, one of the UK’s largest vegetable growers and suppliers, have won the RCUK Research Base Impact Award at this year’s prestigious Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) Awards.
The Sutton Bridge site of leading vegetable grower and supplier the Produce World Group put in an excellent performance in the company’s annual awards – the Pride of Produce World. The site was the Winner in one category, First Runner-Up in another and Second Runner-Up in another.
Two Peterborough-based sites of leading vegetable grower and supplier the Produce World Group put in excellent performances in the company’s annual awards – the Pride of Produce World. Between them the head office at Lynch Wood and the site at Yaxley won two categories, came second in one and third in two more. Colleagues based at these sites were also part of teams from across the business that won one category and came second in another.
A ‘can-do’ attitude and living out the Values of the Produce World Group were recurring themes among the winners in this year’s Pride of Produce World Awards.
The Chatteris site of leading vegetable grower and supplier the Produce World Group put in an excellent performance in the company’s annual awards – the Pride of Produce World – winning two categories including Colleague of the Year. It also achieved First Runner-Up in the Outstanding Innovation category, the Team of the Year Award and the Customer First Individual category.
For the third year running, staff from the Produce World Group have been encouraging the next generation of potato growers as part of the Grow Your Own Potatoes campaign organised in Peterborough by the East of England Kids Country initiative.
Produce World Butterwick, which is based just outside Boston, was the runner-up in the Contribution to Boston Award at the Boston Business Awards held last night at the town’s Princess Royal Sports Arena.
The biggest individual prize at this year’s Pride of Produce World Group Awards went to Yasir Majeed, a Team Leader on the Produce World Yaxley site, who won the ‘Colleague of the Year Award.
The Produce World Sutton Bridge Quad Seal Team won the ‘Team Special Recognition Award’ at the Pride of Produce World Group awards for its work in procuring the very best machinery for the site.
The Produce World Isleham site was a big winner at this year’s Pride of Produce World Group Awards. Colleagues at the site won the ‘Special Individual Recognition’ and ‘Team of the Year’ awards.