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TrueStart Coffee shortlisted for Amazon Growing Business Award

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Written by: Hannah Baker | Posted 04 October 2018 16:17

TrueStart Coffee shortlisted for Amazon Growing Business Award

A Bristol coffee company has been shortlisted for a national Amazon Growing Business Award.

TrueStart Coffee has made the final list of businesses in the Consumer Business of the Year category at the 20th annual Amazon Growing Business Awards, which will take place in London on November 28.

Founded by husband and wife Helena and Simon Hills in 2016, TrueStart and has grown into the fastest-growing challenger coffee brand in the UK.

Helena said: “TrueStart Coffee has had a brilliant year in 2018 and we’re so happy that our efforts have been recognised by Amazon, Real Business and the CBI.

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“We can’t wait for the awards ceremony and look forward to meeting many more brilliant businesses from across the country at the big event.”

Since its launch in 1999, the Amazon Growing Business Awards has celebrated exceptional businesses and outstanding entrepreneurs. Previous winners include Go Ape, Innocent Drinks, Betfair, Lovefilm and Fever-Tree.

Doug Gurr, UK country manager at Amazon added: "The depth and breadth of this year’s shortlist proves why the UK is a great place to set up and run a business.

"With a record number of applicants, there was a high level of competition in every category.

"I’d like to con congratulate TrueStart Coffee and wish them all the best of luck on the awards night.”


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