Results: The 2018 Blue Patch Sustainable Business Awards

Here they are!

The wonderful winners and finalists for 2018….

Our judges were so impressed by the applications, including many wonderful brands that missed the shortlist by a whisker, it was tough competition.

The winners for all categories, with the exception of The People’s Prize, were announced at our stand at London Design Fair  on September 20th.

Designer Anna Jacobs announced the winners at London Design Fair

The Awards celebrations will be at our Christmas pop-up ‘The Original Sustainable Department Store’ in Shoreditch, December 11 – 16 (find your tickets here and you’ll automatically enter our free prize draw)

It’s your choice….help select the winner of  2018 People’s Prize,

New Business Award



For new businesses creating products or providing services (under 2 years old).

New Heritage Award + Heritage Apprentice

For young businesses using traditional production methods and techniques (under 10 years old). As part of our heritage section we’ve introduced the Heritage Apprentice Award.



Circular Economy Award

For businesses that use circular economy principles and methods in their products or services, providing solutions that tackle some of the major waste issues facing the planet.



Sustainable Innovation Award

For businesses with a cutting edge idea that will save energy, reduce carbon, encourage a circular economy and protect the planet.



Global Impact Award

For businesses based in the British Isles that are working with international communities, creating ethical partnerships and with good supply chain management.




Female Business Leader Award

For businesses headed by women who are achieving greatness, or with woman leader making significant contributions to a business.



Social Impact Award Finalists:

For socially minded businesses aiming to make a difference to their local communities and the environment.



The Awards Goody Bags for London Design Fair were filled by five fabulous members: Pukka Herbs, London Pooch, Holt Wood Herbs and Pink Pig and the bags themselves by Eco-Craft. Thank you guys for providing lovely treats for the winners!



Have a favourite from the list above?

Vote for them to win the People’s Prize here

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The 2018 Awards are supported by Blue Patch Gold Patrons Thrive Renewables.

Thrive Renewables patrons of Blue Patch

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