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The importance of employee recognition awards.

All individuals benefit from their company culture appreciating their individual contribution to overall company goals and strategy. Marking and praising positive improvements within a role and the celebrating job importance will benefit a business culture by increasing positivity in the workplace, additional motivation to the team and individuals along with an elevated productivity within the business overall.

Increase intention to stay HR departments within all businesses are aware of the cost implications and time spent on recruiting new talent into the business, by putting together a staff recognition award program in place, your true talent within your organisation is more likely to want to stay within your employment.

Increasing internal employee relationships is a key factor to the overall success and productivity within a successful business, employee recognition awards will bring the team closer together as they push forward as a team to hit the company targets for merit and award, and continue to work to the elevated standards or a tighter-knit team.

Reducing the negative effects of stress amongst teams incorporating recognition awards will benefit your business with further productivity, reduced absenteeism, better work moral and additional communication within departments, producing a culture of openness and willing amongst employees to discuss stress triggers and workloads with management.

Achievements and improvements within a role can be seen, when businesses implement a program for recognition awards within departments, and also individuals pushing forward with improvements on product innovation, creative problem solving, cost saving and efficiency.

Focus on job implementation and importance of role within the business, employee recognition awards once planned and correctly communicated within an organisation will allow an employee to understand and improve on their individual contributions to the business objectives, focus on the importance of their significant role within the company and carry on to increase performance during their time within your business.

A positive response to recognition and incentives can be seen on the within the business overall as teams pull together to contribute their efforts towards business goals and objectives and achieve the employee recognition award for their department and company functions.

Employees feel valued and become more productive, benefitting the company objectives, goals and sales goals, for businesses looking to improve the quality of their services or products, valued teams are more productive, take more pride in their work and are more likely to stay with your organisation and play a part in the continued growth and success.

Motivation to stay and work harder is also seen amongst dedicated teams with a recognition award program in place, that rewards individuals and departments for increased production and quality of work produced.

Efficiency increases if a department, production site or individual feels motivated to explore more cost effective routes, more creative and efficient work processes and focus on the level of additional output they can personally produce by focusing harder on the task in hard, and achieving the recognition award for their contributions.

Recognition awards maintain the standard of work after the schemes have finished, as teams and departments have learnt how best to communicate for improvements to production and service, efficiency and problem solving, businesses will continue to see the maintenance of the higher standard of work.

Lowering stress and absence within a happier more productive department, employee recognition awards increases the productivity of all organisations, due to the increased team morale, improved positive culture within the business and departments. Added benefits can also be seen as lower absence rates from happier staff allow the department to be more productive overall.

Employees will be more satisfied with their work and continue to be motivated in their role and team. Having a department full of motivated fulfilled team players will continue to improve a business by creating a positive progressive company culture, with individuals excited to contribute ideas for improvements and set standards for the rest of the team.

Recognition awards will see enhanced relationships within teams and management. For teams to succeed in improvements within departments and individual roles, confident communication needs to be used for the team to push forward with the company’s goals, and organisational improvements. With staff increasing their involvement with the managers and internal teams to achieve the objectives to succeed enhanced relationships can be seen across the entire business.

Motivation will provide outstanding results within your business, implementing recognition awards across multiple departments and focusing on an individual team member’s contribution to the organisation’s objectives, and improvements will see a business grow from good to great.

Employees acknowledged for success benefits companies, as it’s known to reduce turnover of staff and retain talent,  with the added benefits to businesses, as they will also see a culture improved within the departments and overall organisation.

Things to consider with recognition awards

Identify the action for award

For a successful employee recognition program, organisations need to first identify and then plan to action the chance to recognise the importance of an individual or team action, improvement within role an and heightened contribution, to the businesses objective.

Survey or consult

Consider a survey amongst your employees and internal departments on what they feel a recognition award should represent to your business, and what feedback do they contribute to the overall final judgement of who has achieved the standard and who has contributed to the organisation’s result.

Internal Competition or overall company goal

Recognition awards can be implemented for both individual team efforts or overall department goals.

As a businesses you need to decide if your organization’s scheme will include both the department and individual award, or if you wish to keep it only as an employee award recognition scheme, to fundamentally improve individual performance and improvements and award the winners accordingly, if considering incorporating this approach to recognition awards, consider do you wish to create a positive competitive edge internally?

Perhaps your recognition awards are to support improvements within the organisation and recognise employees who have made an outstanding contribution to the change.

Are management to implement the recognition awards

For individual awards, strong management technique is needed and will need to be planned if the recognition awards are to be implemented correctly and maintain a positive influence on an individual’s performance. Set goals for achievement need to be communicated to the team in advance of the award program commencing to ensure all individuals are on the same page and clear on the set objectives to be work towards

To incentivise towards improvement or performance?

Is your business looking to implement a recognition award as the overall goal is to praise the team for their hard work and dedication or is your company looking to increase the generation of referrals and new business opportunities. Companies can also look to reward teams for the completion of large projects, or achieving industry standards.

Explore opportunities

Companies looking how best to recognise and praise the employees for their efforts should look to include a staff recognition award scheme into their culture to instil a company culture of exploring new business or product opportunities.Rewarding employees for product innovation or creative problem solving will significantly benefit the organisation will an increased edge over the competition.

Team to nominate

Allow your workforce to nominate the winner as a team recognition strategy, implementing recognition awards increases team spirit and department participation, and encourages team work, improves communication and overall production of your organisation.

Award changes

Recognition awards can be included to support improvements within the organisation and recognise employees who have made an outstanding contribution to the change. Rewarding change will allow your team to actively embrace the changes for the better and embrace the opportunity to grow with the business.

 

Alternative recognition awards

Birthday

Your company can create a reward culture to also celebrate an individual’s birthday, perfect for ensuring your employees feel valued. Branded confectionery, such as share tins or cakes can bring the team together, and increase positive contributions.

Service Awards

Traditionally recognised with glass awards engraved with company’s logo and years of service to mark the individual’s years of service to the business, along with a presentation and public show of appreciation for the length of time spent within your business.

Team awards

For a high-achieving individual or team, to thank them for their participation in company goals and objectives, or perhaps a new product innovation, recreational gifts or team-based rewards such as restaurant visits or an activity/ fun day out can do wonders for team building and improving working relationships. Cookery classes or team sports events can bring departments together for socialisation, and for individual awards a private membership to a wellness centre, gym or spa will be well received.

Metal Page Marker

Magnetic page marker ideal for marking pages in a file or as a bookmark. Aluminium. Size: 25mm x 100mm

Star shape bookmark

Silver plated steel star shaped bookmark with a silver ribbon that can be hung in the Christmas tree.

From £1.33

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Recycled Glass Coaster

Recycled Glass Coaster, available in both 100mm Dia round, or 100mm x 100mm square. Withstands temperatures of up to 108 degrees. Dishwasher proof and toughened glass. The coasters are supplied with feet for a premium feel.

From £1.98

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Metal coaster

The highest quality full colour real metal coasters available in a choice of material finishes with high quality felt backing in red, green, blue or black. Aluminium finishes available at additional cost in silver, gold and white. Choice of 4 standard shapes and sizes. UK manufactured.

Real Wood Keyrings

A unique option, real wood keyrings are available in cherry, oak or walnut. They can be laser engraved on one or both sides. Please note wood products may vary to that shown. Choice of standard shapes and sizes Being a completely natural material, wood varies in colour, blemishes, grain and other inconsistencies – it adds greatly to the individuality of each order.

From £1.19

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Real Wood keyrings with Dome Label

A unique option, real wood keyrings are available in cherry, oak or walnut. Approximately 5mm thick wood.

Keyrings have a metal jump ring to a 24mm nickel split ring. With full colour domed label.

Choice of standard shapes and sizes with dome label

From £1.64

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Heptagonal Award – Full colour

Heptagon shaped acrylic award printed using the world’s latest print technology, enabling full colour logos and designs to be printed directly onto the reverse side of the award and on quantities as low as one piece. Our wide range of awards have been carefully selected to allow this print process to enhance its final appearance, leave the recipient with an award of prestigious value. Individual personalisation also available at extra cost.

Award – Star (Spot Colour Print)

Heptagon shaped acrylic award printed using the world’s latest print technology, enabling full-colour logos and designs to be printed directly onto the reverse side of the award and in quantities as low as one piece. Our wide range of awards has been carefully selected to allow this print process to enhance its final appearance, leave the recipient with an award of prestigious value. Individual personalization also available at extra cost

Award – Fin Shaped (Full Colour Print)

Heptagon shaped acrylic award printed using the world’s latest print technology, enabling full colour logos and designs to be printed directly onto the reverse side of the award and on quantities as low as one piece. Our wide range of awards have been carefully selected to allow this print process to enhance its final appearance, leave the recipient with an award of prestigious value. Individual personalisation also available at extra cost.

Award – Pentagonal (Full Colour Print)

Pentagon shaped acrylic award printed using the world’s latest print technology, enabling full colour logos and designs to be printed directly onto the reverse side of the award and on quantities as low as one piece. Our wide range of awards have been carefully selected to allow this print process to enhance its final appearance, leave the recipient with an award of prestigious value. Individual personalisation also available at extra cost.

Jade Glass Facetted Ice Peak Awards

The sleek and stylish facetted ice peak award is crafted out of 15mm thick jade glass and is mounted on a rectangular base. The modern facetted shape of the award looks great when engraved with any crest, logo or wording to create an award that is sure to take pride of place when put on display at home or at work. It is supplied in an individual gift box.

Different Sizes available.

Optical Crystal Facet Iceberg Award

Engrave design at £25.00
Screen Print Design at £25.00 per colour.
Lead time: 10 working days.

Carriage at cost.

The Facet Icebergs are striking and stylish display awards they are hand made out of perfectly clear 60mm thick optical crystal and are available in 3 sizes. They have a large engraving area that can be personalised with any crest logo or wording and are sure to take pride of place when put on display at home or at work. They are ideal recognition achievement or incentive gifts and are supplied in a black foam lined presentation box.

Stamped Iron Medal

With detailed bespoke designs stamped on one or both sides, our stunning range of medals is ideal for prize giving ceremonies and sports awards. Whether you are organising a football tournament or swimming competition, or looking for a bespoke promotional gift or retail product, our personalised medallions are ideal. The medals are nickel or brass plated as standard and available in a range of sizes and thicknesses. Antique brass, bronze, silver or gold finishes are available on request and an attractive sandblasted finish or colour infill is also an option. All of our medals can be supplied with one-side printed 20mm lanyards or V-stitched satin ribbons attached.

UK 7 Day Metal Medals

Full-colour print with dome
Nickel plating
Red/White/Blue Ribbon
50mm diameter
2mm thick with polished edges

Waterman Mechanical Pencil

Hémisphère mechanical pencil. A pure, simple, timeless line. Hemisphere both highly practical and discreet, slides unnoticed, into a pocket, bag or diary.

A design that combines natural, seductive elegance with true magnetism. Supplied in Waterman gift box.

Supplied with pencil refill. Exclusive design. Stainless steel.

Engrave area: side of clip: 35 x 5mm

Box Print 120 x 15mm

Wrap Print: 35 x 22mm

Barrel Print: 45 x 5 mm

*Samples will be charged at cost along with carriage for this item*

 

 

 

 

 

 

From £28.71

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Watermen Graduate Ballpoint Pen

Graduate ballpoint pen. Based on a classic design, Graduate is resolutely functional and modern. Graduate is ideal for everyday use or as a gift. Incl. Waterman gift box.

Supplied with one ballpoint refill. Exclusive design. Stainless steel.

Item can be printed or engraved to Side of Clip or Barrel.

Box can be printed at additional cost.

Crown cap of pen can also be engraved, contact us for pricing.

 

 

 

From £9.70

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Prestige carafe with 4 glasses

Prestige carafe with 4 glasses. Serve in style with this glass carafe and 4 piece matching glasses. Volume of the carafe is 1000ml and volume of a glass is 370ml. Dishwasher safe. Presented in a Paul Bocuse protective drop box. Exclusive design. Glass.

Both glasses and Carafe can be printed at additional cost.

 

From £27.50

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Hero Metal Ballpen with Gift box

Exclusive design lightweight ballpoint pen available in matt brushed gold finishing with gold coloured details and matt brushed silver with chrome coloured detail. Incl. new style Balmain clip, premium Swiss quality black refill and packed in a Balmain gift box. Metal. 23g

Available with gold or silver trim.

Engrave area:40m x 5mm

 

From £3.58

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Corporate Metal Pen Set – Gift Boxed

Metal pen set with ball pen and roller ball in gift box. Black ink.

Box can also be branded at additional cost.

Laser Engrave to option cap of pen, Size: 35 mm x 7 mm

 

From £7.39

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Elegant Round Glass Trophy with Half Globe

Elegant round trophy made in glass, featuring a relief half globe pattern on top. Presented in a classic gift box.

Size: 12 x 11.5 x 3.7cm

 

 

From £8.99

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Number One Shaped Trophy – Glass

Number one shaped trophy made in glass. Presented in a classic gift box.

Size: 11 x 6 x 1.9 cm

 

From £7.,83

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Executive Metal 3D puzzle – Desk Accessory

3D puzzle composed of magnetic, metallic pieces. Can also be used as paper weight.

Size: 8 x 4cm

Engrave Area: 28 x 28 mm

 

From £9.60

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Soft Enamel Pin Badge – Within 20mm

This economical, high quality badge is given more dimension with its infilled areas being slightly
recessed. Suitable for larger volume promotions due to its cost effective appeal.
Pantone matched colours. Choice of platings.
Optional epoxy coating.

 

8.5oz Whisky Glass & 5cl Miniture Gift Set

8.5oz Whisky glass and a 5cl miniature bells whisky supplied in a Satin lined box. Can be supplied with alternative miniatures POA.

Engrave area to front of glass, size: 45 x 40mm

 

From £10.04

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Optical Crystal Book With Black Satin Lined Box

Optical crystal book supplied in a black Satin lined box. Ideal for christenings, graduations or anniversaries.

Engrave to the front or the back, Branding area 50 x 80 mm

 

 

 

 

 

From £14.02

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Optical Crystal Arched Clock with Satin Lined Box

Optical crystal arched clock supplied in a Satin lined box. Fantastic desktop item.

Engrave or Print Area: 60 x 55mm

 

 

From £20.33

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Large Stern Tankard in Presentation Carton

Large stern tankard supplied in a presentation carton. Perfect gift for him

Engrave or Print Area: 60 x 80mm

 

From £5.47

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Optical Crystal Square Paperweight with Gift Box

Optical Crystal Square paperweight with bevelled edges, 60mm, supplied in a Satin lined box. Ideal gift for schools/ offices

Engrave Area: 42 x 42mm

 

From £6.39

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Optical Crystal Star Paperweight in Giftbox

Optical crystal star paperweight, 100mm, supplied in a Satin lined box. Ideal gift for rewarding success.

Engrave or Print Area: 30 x 30mm

 

From £10.03

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Pair of Crystal Square Tumblers Giftboxed

Pair of crystal square tumblers, 10oz, supplied in a Satin lined box. Perfect executive gift.

Engrave Area: 45 x 45mm

 

 

From £10.55

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Custom Tissue paper – Prestige Packaging

FSC certified Tissue paper printed with Soy based ink, and acid free.

Size: 50 x 75cm.

min order x 500 sheets  (price per sheet)

Various paper colours.

 

 

Winter Special Edition Chocolate Pearls Tin

Special edition luxurious Dark Chocolate, Salted Caramel, milk and white chocolate pearls in a gold push-to-open round tin.

Size: 73 x 21 mm

Print Area: dome label 25.5 mm flat label 150.435 x 52.9 mm

Filled with 50 g of chocolate

Shelf Life: 6 Months

 

 

From £2.39

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Swing Tag Goodie Bag with Celebrations – Custom Tag

Our Swing tag bag is an elegant product tied together with artwork colour matched ribbon and fully branded tag.
Filled with Celebrations.

Size: 45 x 85 x 170mm

Filled with 5 sweets, – 100g

Shelf Life: 6 Months

Choice of rectangle or Round Tag

 

From £1.75

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Belgian Chocolate Duo Bars with Personalised Names

Our European chocolatier has perfected the art of blending.. cocoa dances on the palate to a rhythmic, harmonious tune.

Belgian chocolate duo bars that can be personalised  with your message and individual names.

A Dark Chocolate Bar 60% cocoa

A Milk Chocolate Bar 38% cocoa

Size: 50 x 100 x 6 mm – Filling 60g

Shelf Life: 12 Months

 

From £3.38

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Large White Share Tin with Quality Street – Dome

This Christmas our Winter Collection share tin is filled with Quality Street and has a fantastic print area for a fully personalised domed label on the lid.

Size: 58 x 197mm

Filled with aprox 60 sweets, 810g

Shelf Life: 6 Months

Dome Label Size: 98mm Dia

 

From £10.13

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Black Treat Tin – Butter Shortbread Biscuits

This Christmas our Winter Collection Treat tin is fully branded with and dome label on the lid.
Filled with Mini Shortbread.

Can also be supplied with Quality Street.

Size: 102.24 diameter x 43.76 mm

Filling: 150g of shortbread

Shelf Life: 3 Months

 

From £2.76

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Lily O Brien 4 Choc Box – Fully Branded Tag

4 chocolates from the Lily O Brien range. Fully branded tag applied with a ribbon.

Size: 86 x 86 x 28 mm

Shelf Life: 3 Months

Lead time; 2 weeks

 

 

From £3.57

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Lily O Brien 8 Choc Gift Box with Branded Tag

Filled with 8 chocolates from the Lily O Brien range. Fully branded tag applied with a ribbon.

Size: 193 x 104 x 28 mm

Filling: 150g

Shelf Life: 6 Months

 

From £5.78

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