Growth Through Export Award Winner
Congratulations to Encirc who walked away with this year’s Growth Through Export Award at our annual Fermanagh Herald Business Awards at the Killyhevlin Hotel.
A market leader, Encirc specialises in glass container design, manufacturing, bottling and logistics solutions for the UK food and beverages industries, comprising four specialist divisions – Encirc Glass, Encirc Beverages, Encirc Logistics and Encirc Academy. Operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, the company employs more than 1,200 people at its purpose-built sites in Derrylin and Elton, Cheshire. With over £40m invested in recent years, Encirc increased the capacity of the plant to produce 850million units of glass annually. It’s as clear as glass, that Encirc are market leaders in their industry.
Liam Connolly Road Freight
Specialising in pallet distribution throughout Europe, Liam Connolly Road Freight is one of Ireland’s leading transport companies. Having been in business for over 30 years, the company now has 130 employees and is operational 24/7. With a freight of 85 trucks and 90+ trailers and storage facilities for 5500 pallets, they are part of the pallet network in Ireland & UK which allows them to offer a priority service throughout this area. With export accounting for 40% of their current business, this company is well on the road to continued success.
Design and makers, Fable Heart, specialise in high quality items of clothing and accessories in the children’s dress up and style market. Their customers tend to be looking for unique products that will inspire their child’s imaginative play. With export accounting for 75% of their business, Fable Heart has shown huge success with 47 international stockists selling their products in the UK, USA, South Korea, Japan, Australia, Norway, Belgium and Russia. With an aggressive business growth plan in place, Fable Heart intend to capitalise on their recent success.