2011 industry awards


ElectronicEngineering and Product World (EEPW) Editor ChoiceAwards
Most Popular Software Platform/Development Tool

UnionCamere Lombardy rewards RS Italy
Best practices in CSR

Hong Kong Call Centre Association (HKCCA) Awards
Gold in the Mystery Caller Assessment Award
Silver for the Inbound Contact Centre of the Year Award (Below 50 Seats)
Silver for the Individual Award of Inbound Contact Centre Agent of the Year

Elektra European Electronics Industry Awards
Company of the Year
Distributor of the Year
Finalist in the 'Design Tools and Development Software' category

Institute of Customer Services UK Customer Satisfaction Awards
Finalist in the 'Quality Service Provider of the Year' category


Internet Business Awards
'Wholesalers and distributors' category

European Supply Chain Excellence Awards
Logistics and Distribution Operations Award
Anne Bruggink shortlisted in the 'Individual Contribution' category

Northamptonshire Business Excellence Awards
Business Choice Award
International Trader of the Year
Community Investment
Business of the Year with over 50 employees

Australian Service Excellence Awards
Highly commended in the 'New South Wales (NSW) Medium Business' category

ifs ProShare Annual Awards
Finalist in the 'Most effective communication of an employee share plan' (1,001-15,000 employees) category

Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Hermes Transparency in Governance Awards
Finalist in the FTSE 250 'Best risk management disclosure' category


eCommerce for Excellence Awards
Best eCommerce Marketing Initiative 
Highly commended in the 'International e-Retail' category 
Highly commended in the 'Best Customer Service' category

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Annual Awards
Finalist in the 'Business Partner of the Year' category


EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Awards
Most Popular Product of the Year in the 'IP/EDA' category

China Best Customer Contact Centre and CRM Awards
China Best Customer Contact Centre Industry Promising Star of the Year

European Call Centre and Customer Service Awards
Finalist in the 'Employer of the Year' category


National Business Awards
Finalist in the 'Coutts & Co Large Cap Business of the Year' category

B2B Marketing Awards
Finalist in the 'Best Use of Mobile' category


Supply Chain Distinction Awards
Operational Excellence Award

Employee Benefits Awards
Most Effective Total Reward Strategy

HR Excellence Awards
Best use of CSR in HR 
Most effective benefits strategy 
Finalist in 'Most Effective Use of Internal Communications' 
Finalist in 'Best Learning and Development Strategy'

Electronics Supply & Manufacturing-China (ESM-China)
Special Achievement Award for distributors

New Media Age Effectiveness Awards
Finalist in the 'Business-to-Business' category


Printed Circuit Design & Fab Awards
New Product Introduction of the Year in the 'PCB Design Tools' category


Fresh Awards
Gold in the 'Internal Communications' category