Global Good SME of the Year


Forster Communications: Turning sustainability ambitions into action

A founding UK B Corp with a clear purpose – to use the power of communications to protect and improve lives. 100% focused on turning sustainability ambitions into action, across every aspect of our business, with our clients and across our community.

We work with businesses, charities, foundations and investors to tackle complex challenges and drive change, our impact is growing in partnership with our clients.

In January 2020 we launched a game-changing Climate Positive Plan – a first for our industry and continuing to stand out for its value chain commitments.


Switch Packaging

In all that Switch Packaging is and does, it is sustainable – from its services, approach and the team’s personal passions. The love for working for Switch comes from helping other businesses be more sustainable, but also contributing to a business that puts the environment first. In a challenging year and where sustainability was put in question, Switch upped their game. Sustainability is more important than ever, and they used the past 12 months to further streamline their processes, efficiencies and business model. They imposed a series of initiatives and activities to supporting themselves, clients and partners in being sustainable.


Ian Snow: On A Mission To Use Fair Trade to Make Positive Change in the World

Ian Snow stands for people and planet. We sell homewares and gifts which often one-off pieces, made from sustainable raw materials or created from post-consumer waste. Bursting with character, they emphasize the people behind the products, and support traditional craftmanship and old age skills like hand weaving, mahendi painting and hand block printing. Established over 40 years ago from market stall beginnings and a walk to India, this business has grown whilst continuing to support human rights, environmental causes and speaking out on issues that matter. Ian Snow has been a champion in helping some of the most vulnerable people on earth affected by the covid crisis.


Techbuyer: Sustainable IT Solutions

Beyond delivering sustainable IT solutions on a global scale, Techbuyer is committed to improving lives and the environment around us. On an ongoing basis, we launch and lead initiatives to activate the circular economy, advocate for a sustainable future and give where we can make a difference. The delivery of these impactful projects are a result of the ideas, time, and dedication of countless members of staff, and we have only been able to drive the change we have done to date due to their vision, perseverance, and innovation.