OEE wins first ever King’s Award for Enterprise
OEE Container Technology Limited (OEE) based in Carlisle, Cumbria has been honoured with the first ever King’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade.
OEE is one of 148 organisations nationally to be recognised with a prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise. It is the highest accolade that can be awarded to a British business.
OEE was set up in 2018 and are recognised globally for their expertise in packaging. With a focus on optimising efficiency, reducing costs, and improving processes, OEE offers a full suite of engineering services to help packaging producers streamline their manufacturing. OEE specialises in beverage cans and ends, food cans and ends and packaging equipment.
Products and services include value-added support, process improvement, project management, turn-key projects, automation and control, bespoke machine parts, precision tooling, training and development and design and modelling.
OEE has achieved remarkable success, operating globally and recently expanding its business in the United Arab Emirates. The company has seen significant growth in the past few years, increasing its overseas earnings by 199%.
“It is a great honour to be recognised for our achievements in expanding our business overseas and establishing ourselves as a reputable international company,” said Susan Jones, Managing Director, OEE.
“This award is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team, who have worked tirelessly to provide the best products and services to our clients. We are committed to continuing our success and providing employment opportunities to our local community,” she added.
Bruce Jones, Managing Director, OEE said: “Our focus on quality, sustainability, innovation, and customer satisfaction has enabled us to build a reputation as a trusted and reliable partner for packaging manufacturers of all sizes.”
The King’s Awards for Enterprise was previously known as The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, and the new name reflects His Majesty The King’s desire to continue the legacy of HM Queen Elizabeth II’s by recognising outstanding UK businesses. The Award programme, now in its 57th year, is the most prestigious business award in the country, with successful businesses able to use the esteemed King’s Awards Emblem for the next five years.
Applications for King’s Awards for Enterprise 2024 open on His Majesty The King’s Coronation, 6th May 2023. For more information, visit https://www.gov.uk/kings-awards-for-enterprise.
For more information about OEE Container Technology Limited, please visit: www.oeecontainertech.com.