Planet-cards To Represent France In Europe's Most Competitive Business Awards Competition
Planet-Cards has been selected during the European Business awards to represent France as a National Finalist in the 2012/13 Awards programme. The company competed against 15,000 entries to be chosen as one of 30 National Finalists.
- (1888PressRelease) June 20, 2012 - The European Business Awards had announced today that Planet-Cards is to represent France as a National Finalist in the prestigious 2012/2013 Awards programme. Planet-cards competed against 15,000 entries to be selected as one of 30 National Finalists and will now compete for National Champion status in the next round of the competition. Final category Award winners will be unveiled April 2013.
The European Business Awards has identified some of Europe's brightest businesses based on their ability to demonstrate the three core principles at the heart of the awards programme. The esteem panel of judges were looking for organisations to represent France who exhibited innovation, business excellence and sustainability. Planet Cards is a finalist in the category "International Growth Strategy of the Year ". This reflects the success of the company in Europe, with 15 websites in 13 countries, including their UK website http://www.planet-cards.co.uk/.
Patrick Bégué, managing director, expresses his delight: "The entire team at Planet-cards and I, are absolutely thrilled to be selected to represent France. We've been operating for over 12 years in the Web-to-Print market and it's an honour to be recognised as one of the leading organisations in our country and in our field. The European Business Awards is widely recognised as the showcase for Europe's most dynamic companies. We're looking forward to the next round of the competition."
Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards says, "over the past six years we've received an incredibly high standard of entries from organisations that are passionate about their business. However, very few get the chance to fly the flag for their country and compete across Europe to be recognised as one of Europe's' leading companies. It really is an exceptional accolade to be picked as a National Finalist, and together with our sponsors and supporters we're looking forward to seeing Planet-cards in the next round."
The Planet-cards group (http://www.planet-cards.com) is present in 13 European countries with 15 different websites. Leader in France where its headquarters are based, and in a leading position in Germany and other European countries, they have developed a unique expertise in online personalized print solutions.
With cards for all occasions, their product line includes birth announcement cards, baptism invitations, wedding invitations and stationery, birthday invitations and photo albums. In 2011, Planet-cards.com announced a sales figure of nearly 10 million Euros. In February 2012, the company completed its acquisition of Clicpostal.com and announced its goal of becoming market leader in online print solutions for young and expectant families in continental Europe, in the Web-to-print market.
About the European Business Awards 2012/13
The European Business Awards (http://www.businessawardseurope.com) recognises and rewards excellence, best practice and innovation in companies across the European Union. The competition is open to organisations of all sizes and from any industry sector.