Cygnet Texkimp has been shortlisted in two categories of the Insider magazine’s International Trade Awards.

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Now in their tenth year, the awards celebrate the achievements of the North West region’s exporting sector and are run in partnership with the Department for International Trade. They recognise the contribution exporting businesses make to the region’s economy ‘by taking risks, charting new territories and breaking new markets.’

Cygnet Texkimp has been shortlisted in the Excellence and Innovation in International Trade and International Company of the Year (£10m to £20m) categories.

“Cygnet Texkimp is a 98% export business firmly headquartered here in the North West where we have a world-class team of employees and an excellent network of suppliers and partners who enable us to be successful around the world,” says Cygnet Texkimp CEO, Luke Vardy.

“The International Trade Awards give exporting businesses like ours an opportunity to be recognised for the work we’re doing and we are delighted to have been shortlisted by the judges.”

The award ceremony will take place on 2 December 2021. For more information, visit