From hundreds of entries across every sector, Sweet Lounge has been ranked #55 overall in the Elite Business 100 (EB100). Sweet Lounge will celebrate at the awards evening on March 17th in London and be included in the EB100 digital guide and online directory with a viewership of over half a million people.
The EB100 are the businesses to watch for the future. It recognises excellence in the SME community and ranks them across a broad range of criteria, from their longevity in the marketplace, year-on-year growth to how they embrace innovation and contribute to the community.
The SME industry contributes over £2 trillion in turnover to the UK economy, employing 44% of the British workforce. The last 12 months have been challenging, with many SMEs navigating a landscape of hardship. SMEs like Sweet Lounge has demonstrated remarkable resilience to survive and thrive thanks to their robust infrastructure and proven business models.
“The EB100 has shown that despite the ever changing economic climate, they haven't allowed it to hinder the overall performance of their businesses, and many have, in fact, thrived,” said Piers Linney, Former investor on BBC's Dragon's Den and Founder of small business service provider, Moblox.
“Sweet Lounge are change-makers in the British business industry and deserve their place in the Elite Business 100,” said Scott English, Brand Director of Elite Business. “This definitive league table exemplifies the very best of SMEs in the UK”. Despite this being the first year, it was highly competitive, with judges commenting on the high standard of entries, impressive sales and growth figures and high-performing cultures.
The team at Sweet Lounge is proud to be named as a Top 100 UK business!