Maped Helix a double winner in 2014 Stationery Awards

Maped HelixMaped’s Jungle Innovation colour pens were the big winner in last week’s Stationery Awards at the London Stationery Show, winning the Children’s Stationery category and a special Innovation Award from the judges.

Over 250 entries were received from 60 companies and judged by buyers from Sainsbury’s, The Pen Shop, Ryman and Osbornes, and Peter Robinson of The Guardian newspaper.  The panel was chaired by independent retail advisor Henri Davis.

The buyers were Alex Miles of Sainsbury’s, Anita Molinari of Ryman, Louise Chapman of The Pen Shop and John Waits of Osbornes.DGP_235

The winners were:

Notebooks & Paper Products
Winner              Spring Innovative Workshop – Woot                                 Woot – You’re Fab notebooks
Commended     Trinity Xtras – Daycraft Signature Duo                               notebooks

Fine Writing Instruments
Winner              Lime Internet – Monteverde Tool Pen
Commended     Stone Marketing – Sheaffer Ferrari Duo Pen and Pencil Set

Everyday Writing Instruments
Winner            Zebra Pen (UK) – Sarasa Rapid Dry Gel Ink Pen
Commended   Thien Long Group – Renown ball pen

Children’s Stationery
Winner            Maped Helix – Maped Jungle Innovation colour pens set
Commended   From You To Me – Mum & Me, Dad & Me journalsDGP_220

Home Office
Winner            Stabilo – Neon highlighters
Commended   Monolith – Gift Paper Cutter

Diaries & Calendars
Winner            Nightingale International – A5 Diary
Commended   Busy B – School Year Calendar

Social Stationery
Winner            Ryland Peters & Small – Seasalt notecards
Commended   Abrams & Chronicle – Princeton                                       Architectural Press Pattern Box postcards

Made in Britain
Winner            Luckies of London – Deluxe Scratch Map
Commended   Sinclairs – Silvine Carbon Neutral note pads

Special Innovation Award
Winner            Maped Helix – Maped Jungle Innovation colour pens set

All entries are displayed on a special New Product Showcase at the front of the exhibition.

 

Posted on 8th April 2014 by Hazel Fieldwick