Our e-commerce sister business, Network Brands, was awarded 'International Business of the Year' at the Wakefield Business Awards on Thursday.
The Wakefield District Business Awards is run by the Wakefield Express in association with overall sponsors Chadwick Lawrence Solicitors. This is the third year running of the prestigious awards that recognise the area's finest businesses.
Award categories included New Business of the Year, International Business of the Year, Business and the Environment Award, Employee of the Year, People Make Performance Award, Innovation in Business Award, Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year, Community for Enterprise Award, Business of the Year, and Business person of the Year which was unveiled on the night.
The glittering awards ceremony was Cedar Court Hotel on Thursday 20th June, and was be hosted by BBC Look North’s Clare Frisby.
Statement's directors were there to accept our award, make a lovely speech to say thanks on behalf of the team, and enjoy the wonderful food and hospitality!
Originally formed in 1977, Network Brands is a global distributor of Philips and OSRAM automotive lighting, specialising in the niche of high quality upgrade headlight bulbs.
The business was traditionally a B2B wholesale specialist, but diversified into the e-commerce sector in 2000 and has now transformed into an international online retailer, operating a number of brands within the B2C and B2B markets, including PowerBulbs who recently won Online Retailer of the Year at the Wakefield Retail Awards.