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London, United Kingdom, 2011/10/03 - Companies from a broad spectrum of fields such as healthcare, biometrics, defence, automotive, telematics, construction, UPS and welding, were lauded for exceptional product innovation & differentiation, business development strategies & market leadership.
Showcasing unparalleled ideas and innovation across a wide variety of technologies which continue to flourish amid economic uncertainty and volatile markets, twenty-five exemplary organisations were honoured at Frost & Sullivan's Excellence in Best Practices Awards Banquet at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in Knightsbridge, London, last Thursday, 29th September 2011.
Shining a spotlight on formidable organisations which, despite the climate of economic instability, have emerged as potent forces in their respective sectors, the evening celebrated the positive impact which these companies' unique solutions and services are making across a diverse range of markets.
Companies from a broad spectrum of fields such as healthcare, biometrics, defence, automotive, telematics, construction, UPS and welding, were lauded for exceptional product innovation and differentiation, business development strategies and market leadership.
Frost & Sullivan's highly competitive awards recognise companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices in the industry.
"The Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award can best be captured in three words - inspire, influence and impact - with the overarching goal of accelerating growth for recipient companies," said Gary Jeffery, Partner, Director - UK Operations.
"We are proud to unite an elite group of companies that have excelled beyond financial parameters. Our long-established Best Practices Awards Programme is an integral part of our proposition."
Prestigious Competitive Strategy awards were conferred on Boehringer Ingelheim, Luxoft, Riello UPS and Havelsan while Esaote SpA, Paul Hartmann, Borealis, AMX, Mibelle Biochemistry, Legrand, Wacker Chemie AG, Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) and TBS - Touchless Biometric Systems received recognition for their pioneering product-related endeavours.
Vetter Pharma International GmbH received a Customer Service Leadership award. Coveted Customer Value Enhancement awards were presented to Bustec Ltd, MEP Europe and Dermalog Identification Systems Gmbh. Volkswagen picked up a Consumer Choice award for being the mass market car manufacturer with the best high-performance engines.
A dual honour was bestowed on ESAB, recognised for excellence displayed in the categories of Customer Value Enhancement and Excellence in Globalisation.
SCIBASE, Ingeniatrics Tecnologías, Geometric Ltd, Teijin Limited, Sartorius Stedim Biotech and Advanced Medical Diagnostics were acknowledged for their technological successes.
The event culminated in a celebration of stellar achievements by the following organizations demonstrating best practices in their respective disciplines.
• Boehringer Ingelheim
2011 European Bio Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Competitive Strategy Leadership Award
2011 European Technology Award in Skin Cancer Diagnosis
• Ingeniatrics Tecnologías
2011 European Micro-Encapsulation Technology Innovation Award
• Geometric Ltd
2011 Global Enabling Technology Award for Computer-aided Design
2011 Global Arc Welding Equipment & Filler Metals Excellence in Globalization Award
• Teijin Limited
2011 Global Automotive Carbon Composites Technology Innovation Award
• Esaote SpA
2011 European Cardiology Clinical Information Systems Product Line Strategy Award - for SUITESTENSA Software
• Vetter Pharma International GmbH
2011 European Prefilled Injection Systems Customer Service Leadership Award
• Bustec Ltd
2011 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award in VXI-LXI Test and Measurement
• Paul Hartmann
2011 Eastern European Infection Protection Management Product Line Strategy Award
• MEP Europe
2011 Smart E-Meter Market Customer Value Enhancement Award
• Sartorius Stedim Biotech
2011 European Technology Innovation Award in Bioprocessing
2011 European Telematics and Infotainment Competitive Strategy Innovation Award
• Dermalog Identification Systems Gmbh
2011 EMEA AFIS Biometric Market Customer Value Enhancement Award
2011 European HDVC Cable Insulation Market Product Leadership Award
2011 European Building Automation Systems Product Line Strategy Award
• Riello UPS
2011 EMEA Uninterruptible Power Supply Competitive Strategy Innovation Award
2011 Global Welding Filler Metals Customer Value Enhancement Award
• Advanced Medical Diagnostics
2011 European Medical Diagnostics and Imaging Technology, Technology Innovation Award
• Mibelle Biochemistry
2011 European Dermatological Active Ingredients New Product Innovation Award
2011 EMEA Uninterruptible Power Supplies Product Differentiation Excellence Award
2010 European Mass Market Car Manufacturer Best High-Performance Engines Consumers' Choice Award
• Wacker Chemie AG
2011 European Construction Sealants New Product Innovation Award
2011 Turkey Aerospace & Defence Competitive Strategy Leadership Award
• Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI)
2011 Turkey Aerospace & Defence Product Leadership Award
• TBS - Touchless Biometric Systems
2011 European Biometrics Product Leadership Award
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