cr360 wins 2016 Business Excellence Award from Acquisition International Magazine


18-05-2016

Cambridge-based EHS and sustainability management software developer named as Best Software Business.

 

cr360, part of UL EHS Sustainability, today announced that it has won the Software Business of the Year Award at the 2016 Acquisition International Business Excellence Awards.

The prestigious awards were established to celebrate the outstanding performance and results achieved by leading lights across the corporate world, despite working within increasingly competitive markets.

cr360’s success reflects its growth and advanced technology. Since its founding in 2002, cr360 has seen its software adopted by over 200 global clients including McDonald’s, Nestle, CBRE, Philips and Heineken, who use it to accurately capture, manage, and report the sustainability, supply chain and environmental, health and safety (EHS) information needed to ensure compliance and drive performance across all business areas.

Recognising the strength of its technology and customer base, UL, a global leader in safety science, acquired cr360 in February 2016, providing worldwide scale and the resources to expand the company’s software into new markets.

"This latest accolade demonstrates our continued momentum and commitment to delivering innovative software that makes a real difference to our clients’ businesses," said Richard Kirby, Product Director, UL EHS Sustainability. “It reflects the enormous effort made by our whole team across the globe, and shows why we are poised for even larger growth following the cr360 acquisition.”

Other recent honours for cr360 include winning the TWI Award for Technology Export at the Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards 2016the Queen’s Award for its outstanding international growth as well as inclusion in the Sunday Times' Hiscox Tech Track 100 league table of the UK's fastest growing tech companies for 2014 and 2015.

About UL EHS Sustainability

UL EHS Sustainability (formerly UL Workplace Health and Safety) is a division of Underwriters Laboratories (‘UL’), the premier global independent safety science company that has championed progress for 120 years. In 2016, UL EHS Sustainability acquired cr360, a leader in Sustainability and EHS management software. UL EHS Sustainability empowers organizations to protect the well-being of workers, reduce risk, improve productivity, enhance compliance, and drive measurable business improvement through its EHS, occupational health, environmental, supply chain, sustainability, and corporate social responsibility platforms. Thousands of organizations in over 20 major industries including manufacturing, healthcare, and construction & energy, trust UL’s tools to meet their expanding needs. To learn more, visit www.ULEHSS.com or call 888.202.3016.

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UL’s Environment & Sustainability division works to advance global sustainability, environmental health, and safety.
We enable this through:
• Software platforms that help businesses track and measure environmental, supply chain, health, and safety management and sustainability data to meet regulatory and disclosure needs.
• Help businesses demonstrate the health and sustainability of their products through sustainable product certifications such as GREENGUARD and ECOLOGO Certification, environmental claim validations and transparency programs.
• We also support the transition of businesses from linear economy mindsets and practices to a more sustainable, circular approach that can uncover significant hidden value.

UL Environment & Sustainability