Awards

We are proud to have won a variety of prestigious awards over the last few years. Not only have we been recognised for our high quality farming, processing and manufacturing, we have also been awarded for marketing and brand excellence as well as our highly commendable workplace environment.

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  • Belfast Telegraph Awards - 2017

    Lifetime Achievement Award

    Belfast Telegraph Awards - ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ for Janet McCollum, Chief Executive

  • IoD Northern Ireland First Trust Bank Director of the Year Awards - 2017

    Large Company Director of the Year Award

    IoD NI First Trust Bank Director of the Year Awards – Large Company Director of the Year Award, Janet McCollum, Chief Executive

  • Northern Ireland Food & Drink Awards - 2017

    Excellence in Food Safety

    Northern Ireland Food & Drink Awards - Excellence in Food Safety for Campylobacter reduction

  • The Grocer New Product Development Award - 2016

    Roast in the Bag chicken

    The Grocer New Product Development Award for Roast in the Bag chicken

  • Business in the Community NI - 2016

    Environmental Benchmarking Survey

    ‘Platinum’ level in Business in the Community NI's Environmental Benchmarking Survey

  • Sustainable Ireland - 2016

    Waste Management Team of the Year

    “Waste Management Team of the Year” in partnership with Biffa IRM at the annual Sustainable Ireland awards.

  • Women in Business - 2016

    Outstanding Management and Leadership

    The Women in Business award for Outstanding Management and Leadership won by Ursula Lavery, Technical and R&D Director Europe.

  • British Safety Council - 2016

    International Safety Award

    British Safety Council (BSC) - International Safety Award achieving Merit standard

  • Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce - Commitment to People Development - 2016

    Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce - Commitment to People Development

    Moy Park won the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Chamber Business Award in the category of Commitment to People Development

  • Food Heartland Awards - Best Export Business - 2016

    Food Heartland Awards - Best Export Business

    Moy Park has been recognised with the ‘Best Export Business Award’ at the inaugural Food Heartland Awards 2016 hosted by the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council.

  • ‘Employer of the Year’ from Grantham College - 2016

    ‘Employer of the Year’ Award from Grantham College

    Moy Park has been named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Grantham College at its Annual Awards Ceremony in recognition of an outstanding apprenticeship programme.

  • RoSPA - 2016

    2016 Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards

    Overall Food and Drink Health & Safety Award winner for the second year in a row in recognition of outstanding health and safety performance, and also Gold Award for Fleet Safety.

  • CIPD NI Awards - 2016

    Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development Northern Ireland (CIPD NI) Awards

    CIPD NI Awards ‘Most Effective Organisational Learning and Development Strategy’

  • Corporate Responsibility Index - 2016

    Corporate Responsibility Index 2016

    ‘3 Star’ rating in Business in the Community’s annual Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index), in the UK’s leading corporate responsibility benchmark.

  • Meat & Poultry Processing Awards 2016 - 2016

    MPPA

    Winner of the top award Processing Business of the Year, plus Retail Processor of the Year and Product Developer of the Year.

  • ISO 50001 Energy Management Certification - 2015

    ISO 50001 Energy Management Certification

    Moy Park has achieved ISO 50001 Energy Management Certification at Hénin

  • ‘Turning the Tide’ Award - 2015

    Anglian Water ‘We Love What You Do’ Business Awards

    Moy Park has been rewarded for its excellent environmental performance at the recent Anglian Water ‘We Love What You Do’ Business Awards. The awards recognise people, businesses and initiatives which have made a difference in the field of water and environmental management.

  • Chartered Institute of Marketing Ireland Awards - ‘Best FMCG, Retail including online’ for most impactful marketing - 2015

    Chartered Institute of Marketing Ireland Award

    Winner ‘Best FMCG, Retail including online’ for most impactful marketing, and also runner up in the ‘Food & Drink’ category.

  • Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey - 2015

    Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey

    Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey – Achieved a top ‘Platinum’ level result for the third time in Business in the Community’s Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey

  • Food Manufacture Excellence Awards - 2015

    Food Manufacture Excellence Awards

    Meat and Poultry Manufacturing Company of the Year and the overall Food Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Farming Life Awards - 2015

    Farming Life Awards

    Highly Commended Agri Food Business of the Year

  • IoD Director of the Year Awards – Winner of UK Leadership in Corporate Responsibility Award - 2015

    IoD Director of the Year Award

  • Waitrose Supplier Award for Technical Excellence - 2015

    Waitrose Supplier Award

  • IGD Awards – John Sainsbury Learning & Development Award - 2015

    IGD Award

  • Irish Quality Food Award for innovative Roast in the Bag chicken - 2015

    Irish Quality Food Award

  • Winner of the Food & Drink Manufacturing Industry Sector Award and (MORR): Bronze award - 2015

    Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)

  • Dairy Crest Rural Action Award - 2015

    Reaccredited at the 2015 BITC Responsible Business Awards

  • OHSAS 18001 Certification for Health & Safety, McKey, France - 2015

    OHSAS 18001

  • Three Star Rating in Business in the Community's CR Index - 2015

    Corporate Responsibility Index

  • International Safety Merit Award - 2015

    British Safety Council

  • Union Learning Representative Award - Carmina Kaszoni - 2015

    Union Learning Representative Award

  • Training Excellence Award Winner - 2015

    Northern Ireland Food and Drink Awards

  • EFQM Ireland Excellence Award - 2015

    EFQM Ireland Excellence Award

  • Product Developer of the Year - 2015

    Meat & Poultry Processing Awards 2015

  • 3 Star rating in the Corporate Responsibility Index - 2014

    Corporate Responsibility Index

    3 Star rating in the Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index), and confirmed as one of the most improved companies in the UK’s leading and most in-depth voluntary benchmark of corporate responsibility, assessed by Business in the Community.

  • Recognised in the International Safety Awards 2014 - 2014

    British Safety Council

  • Business in the Community’s 2014 Responsible Business Awards - 2014

    BITC Regional ‘Big Tick’ Award (Rural Action)

  • Water Champion Award - 2014

    Consumer Council for Northern Ireland

    In recognition for conserving and managing our water resources responsibly

  • Highly Commended Processor of the Year - 2014

    Pig & Poultry Marketing Awards

  • Highly Commended Best Marketing Campaign for “Hello! We’re the Chicken People ” - 2014

    Ulster Grocer

  • Top Results for the Moy Park team - 2014

    Aviagen Breeder School

  • Ulster provincial winner in the Women Led Business category - 2014

    Ulster Bank Business Achievers 2014

  • Best Sporting Campaign - 2014

    CIPR Awards

    Our PR partner Morrow Communications won Best Sporting Campaign for their work on our World Cup programme

  • ‘Platinum’ level for the second time - 2014

    BITC ARENA Network Environmental Benchmark (N.I.)

    This is the leading independent accreditation for Northern Ireland companies

  • Bronze Award for clearly recognising GroceryAid's current work within the industry and actively helping the charity in support of former colleagues - 2014

    GroceryAid

  • Outstanding Business Woman of the Year - Janet McCollum, Chief Executive - 2014

    Women in Business N.I.

  • Mid-Career Service Award - Alan Huston, General Manager - Breeders & Hatcheries - 2014

    British Poultry Council 2014

  • Judges’ Special Recognition Award - Janet McCollum, Chief Executive - 2014

    Ulster Bank Business Achievers Awards

  • IoD NI Leadership in Corporate Responsibility - Mike Mullan, HR Director Europe - 2014

    Institute of Directors 2014

  • British Safety Council - 2013

    International Safety Award

  • Training Excellence Award: EDGE Management Development Programme - 2013

    Northern Ireland Food & Drink Awards 2013

  • Highly Commended Best New Product Award: Free Range Garlic Kiev - 2013

    Northern Ireland Food & Drink Awards 2013

  • Best New Product Award: Masala Chicken (part of the Jamie Oliver range) - 2013

    Northern Ireland Food & Drink Awards

  • Environmental Initiative of the Year: Waste Diverted from Landfill - 2013

    Meat & Poultry Processing Awards 2013

  • Bronze Standard Recognition - 2013

    Business in the Community - Corporate Responsibility Index

    First Poultry company to be awarded this standard

  • Top Business in Northern Ireland - 2013

    Belfast Telegraph

    Retaining the number one position for the third consecutive year

  • Processor of the Year 2013 - 2013

    Pig & Poultry Marketing Awards 2013

  • BITC Regional ‘Big Tick’ Award (Rural Action) - 2013

    Business in the Community’s 2013 Responsible Business Awards

  • BITC Local Impact Award – Water Reduction in Action Programme (Grantham) - 2013

    BITC’s 2013 Responsible Business Awards

  • Award “for being resilient and innovative and driving category growth” - 2013

    Tesco Frozen Values award

  • Multiple awards - 2013

    Aviagen Awards

    Brian Quinn top R308 Flock, George Knipe Reared them, John Knox best 708 flock, Reared by Karen Mc Curdy

  • Tesco Outstanding Supplier Award - 2013

    Tesco NI

  • Northern Ireland’s No.1 Company - 2013

    Ulster Business annual Top 100 Companies list

    Second Year at the Top (Ulster Business Magazine)

  • Co-op Frozen Supplier of the Year - 2013

    Co-op Own Label Award

  • Treading Lightly – waste (own label) - 2013

    “Waitrose Way” Award

  • Treading Lightly – carbon (own label) - 2013

    “Waitrose Way” Award

  • Poultry Farmer of the Year – Moy Park farmer (Roy Cunningham) - 2013

    Farming Life Awards 2013

  • Performance Supplier of the Year - 2013

    McDonald’s UK

  • Best Supplier Gold Standard Nuggets 2013 for Henin Beaumont - 2013

    McDonald’s Europe

  • Achieved a top ‘Platinum’ level result for the first time in the ARENA Network environmental benchmark. - 2013

    BITC ARENA Network Environmental Benchmark (N.I.)

    Achieved a top ‘Platinum’ level result for the first time in the ARENA Network environmental benchmark.

  • Marfrig achieved Tier 2 in international animal welfare benchmark; Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare - 2013

    BBFAW

  • Marfrig achieved Tier 2 in international animal welfare benchmark - 2013

    Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare

  • Young Farmer of the Year (Graham McIlroy) - 2013

    Food and Farming Industry Awards

  • Marketing Campaign of the Year (Highly Commended) - 2012

    Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce Awards

  • Employee of the Year (Tom Lowrey) - 2012

    Grantham Journal Business Awards 2012

  • Breakthrough Award - 2012

    KFC

    KFC for innovative new Secondary Scald process at Anwick

  • Young Processor of the Year - 2012

    Meat and Poultry Processing Awards

  • Processing Business of the Year - 2012

    Meat and Poultry Processing Awards 2012

  • Business Recycler of the Year (Highly Commended) - 2012

    National Recycler of Year Awards

  • Good Chicken Award (Jamie Oliver Range) - 2012

    Compassion in Worlds Farming, Good Animal Welfare Awards

  • Poultry Farmer of the Year – John Richardson - 2012

    Farming Awards

  • Lifetime Achievement Award – Eric Reid - 2012

    Farming Awards

  • First Quintile Award - 2012

    BITC ARENA Network Environmental Benchmark (N.I.)

  • Distinguished Service Award – Joe Lawson - 2012

    British Poultry Council Annual Awards

  • NVQ & Outreach Manager Gold Medal for Excellence In the Processing and Manufacturing Sector (Noel Millar) - 2011

    City and Guilds

  • Environmental Benchmark (N.I.) First quintile - 2011

    BITC ARENA Network

  • Best Sales Campaign Using Traditional Promotional Mechanisms (Highly Commended) - 2011

    Chartered Institute of Marketing Ireland Marketing Excellence Awards

  • Work Life and Wellbeing (Highly Commended) - 2011

    Irish News Workplace and Employment Awards

  • Poultry Carcass Utilisation - 2011

    Pig & Poultry Marketing Awards 2011

  • Top Business in Northern Ireland - 2011

    Belfast Telegraph Awards

  • Best Brand of the Year - 2011

    Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards

  • Farm supplier of the year – McLarnon Feeds - 2011

    Farming Awards

  • Top Business in Northern Ireland - 2010

    Belfast Telegraph Awards

  • Food Manufacture Excellence Awards - 0

    Training Programme of the Year award for graduate trainee management programme

    Training Programme of the Year award from Food Manufacture Excellence Awards for graduate trainee management programme