The StartUp Awards helps champion and support the ever-growing number of start-ups across the UK. We look to discover and celebrate some of the most exciting new businesses. 

SUA 2023 Sponsor Card - (40) GS1UK

The StartUp Awards is delighted to announce that GS1 UK are returning as a partner for 2023.

GS1 UK is a leading provider of barcodes, working to harness the power of standards to transform the way people work and live. 

With a community of over two million organisations around the world, GS1 UK helps businesses to uniquely identify, accurately capture and automatically share information about your products, locations, assets and more.

Professor Dylan Jones-Evans, founder of The StartUp Awards said: “We’re delighted to have GS1 UK back as a partner for 2023 to help us achieve our mission of doing more than just awarding start-ups. GS1 UK  is the only authorised provider of GTINs – the number that powers the barcode and so much more, making it an essential component of operation for any business.”

“They’ve been working tirelessly to improve the business community for years, and with their resources and adaptation to the changing world of business, I believe the thousands of start-ups we work with every year will benefit from their support.”

 Sarah Atkins, chief marketing officer and membership director at GS1 UK, said: “GS1 UK are delighted to be partnering with the StartUp Awards for the second year running. A significant number of our 59,000 members are small businesses that have been set up in the last two years.” 

“They have joined to trade online, in store and increasingly overseas and we are committed to helping them get the advice they need to support their growth ambitions. We are looking forward to working with the StartUp Awards to raise the profile of these inspirational founders and the impact they are having in the wider UK economy. Awards are an important part of any marketing mix and by promoting the awards to our members we know we can help them thrive” 

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