Lintbells recently welcomed local dignitaries and long-time supporters for the official presentation of its Queen’s Award for Enterprise.
The premium pet supplements manufacturer, was presented with the coveted award for International Trade for the first time in recognition of its success and dedication to global innovation and expansion. This follows receipt of The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation, which was given to Lintbells in 2016 for the development of the leading joint supplement, YuMOVE.
To celebrate its success, Lintbells hosted an event at its head office in Hall’s Green, near Hitchin, and welcomed special guests including Robert Voss CBE, who is the Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire and the official representative of the Queen.
John Davies, co-founder at Lintbells, said: “The high-class technology and impeccable management at Lintbells has no doubt been crucial to our success, but what has truly set us apart is our people. Every single person, from our customers, to our suppliers, to our staff, is incredibly passionate about our brand and truly understands the difference we make to people’s – and their pet’s – lives.”
John Howie, co-founder and chief executive at Lintbells, added: “It’s incredibly humbling to be here accepting this award over a decade on after John and I started this business around our kitchen table back in 2006. Fast-forward to today we have just launched our products in the US and are looking to expand even further.”
Pictured (left to right) are: John Davies, co-founder at Lintbells; Robert Voss CBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire; and John Howie, co-founder and CEO at Lintbells