We’re proud to have been shortlisted for, and won, a number of prestigious industry awards for our game-changing technology. We are set to transform modern retail by helping consumers around the world find exactly the right foods for their individual dietary needs.
2019 Red Herring Top 100 Europe
These awards recognise Europe’s leading private companies and celebrate these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Thousands of the most interesting and innovative companies have graced the Top 100 list over the years, and it has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs.
“We believe Spoon Guru embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. Spoon Guru should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was very strong.”
Alex Vieux, CEO at Red Herring
2018 BMW i UK Tech Founder Awards:
Retail & E-Commerce Tech Founder of the Year
The BMW i UK Tech Founder Awards celebrates and champions the entrepreneurial journeys of those who create, disrupt and innovate within the UK’s rapidly changing tech landscape.
“Congratulations on your success so far and look forward to seeing how it evolves! As someone with a gluten allergy, I struggle all the time to find enough variety so this really resonated with me, will be signing up!”
Jo Dalton, JD & Co
2018 World Retail Awards:
Retail Technology Gamechanger Award
Sponsored by: Google
The World Retail Awards recognise the very best retailers and retail initiatives across a range of categories. This new category is looking to recognise the technology start-ups that are inventing new solutions for the retail industry that will impress the judges for the way that they have developed a new approach to an existing retail process that helps the business and ultimately creates a better experience for customers and employees.
“In a market that you may imagine was already well serviced, our winner has spotted a much-needed gap and has come up with a brilliantly executed product. And we believe that this market will only get bigger as it solves increasingly common lifestyle and health issues. The company works with partners who have reported far stronger basket sales and less checkout drop-outs through working with them, while customer satisfaction is extremely high.”
Grand Jury comments, World Retail Awards 2018
2018 The Grocer Gold Award:
Technology Supplier of the Year
Over 400 top industry leaders come together to celebrate the year’s highlights for the UK’s enormous, diverse and fast-changing grocery sector. This category rewards the technology supplier whose innovation and execution has most meaningfully boosted the sales, profitability, effectiveness and/or reputation of a grocery/FMCG retailer or supplier.
“Spoon Guru is a highly useful tool that taps into a very current challenge for retailers and offers a drastic and demonstrable improvement on the limits of some of the search engines the retailers rely on at the moment. An excellent idea.”
Judges, Grocer Gold Awards 2018
2018 Nutra Ingredients USA Awards:
Personalized Nutrition Initiative
Rewarding true innovation and cutting edge research in nutrition and dietary supplements.
“Congratulations to Spoon Guru on taking home the personalized nutrition initiative award of the year for a game changing technology platform that helps consumers customize their nutritional experiences.” – Nutra Ingredients USA
2018 Retail Week Awards:
Customer Innovation Award
Sponsored by: Salesforce
For 26 years, the Retail Week Awards have been a symbol of excellence for the retail sector. They provide a platform for industry-wide recognition and celebration from boardroom leaders to digital stars and store managers.
2018 Accenture Consumer Tech Awards:
Millennial Shopper Award
The Accenture ConsumerTech Awards recognize and reward early-stage innovators that are pushing the boundaries to better engage with the millennial consumer in the Automotive, Consumer Goods & Services, Retail and Travel industries.
2017 IGD Awards:
Digital Engagement Award
With over 25 years of heritage, the IGD Awards are recognised across the food and grocery industry. Our iconic awards celebrate business excellence, people development, sustainability and individual success.
“Spoon Guru is a really good example of how technology can be used to solve a real problem for lots of shoppers: how to find products that fit with their dietary needs. The team created an innovative solution and has moved at impressive speed to deliver at scale. Spoon Guru is creating partnerships with many retailers around the world to create a commercial proposition and make a real difference to shoppers’ lives. The team are clearly very passionate about what they do and theirs is a story to track.”
Judges, IGD Awards 2017
2017 Startups Awards: Best App
2017 Startups Awards: Innovative Business of the Year
The Startups Awards has earned a reputation for unearthing some of the UK’s finest entrepreneurial businesses, and shining a spotlight on the start-up market.
2017 Cambridge Innovation Forum
The Innovation Forum is a student-led initiative that seeks to build bridges between academia, industry and policy makers. We focus on the future and the evolution of today’s technologies, which range from the nascent stage to the cusp of commercial application.
2018 The Mission Good Web Guide Awards:
Food & Drink
Rewarding the very best the web has to offer, the Good Web Guide Awards shortlist represents a selection of useful sites and apps with something for everyone.
2018 Retail Week Tech. Awards:
Artificial Intelligence Pioneer
Sponsored by: Retail Week & World Retail Congress
The Tech. AWARDS highlight the best in how technology is enhancing customer experience, how it is revolutionising the retail supply chain, the cleverest digital ideas, and the most successful teams who are helping to lead the change for a new retail world.
2018 Retail Insider Transforming Retail Awards:
Overall Technology Innovation of the Year
The aim of the Transforming Retail Awards is to showcase the best examples of innovation in retail technology and across the sector during what is an unprecedented period of change.
Best AI Product in Retail
At the CogX 2018 Awards we celebrate the year’s most innovative and influential contributors to AI.
2018 World Retail Awards:
Best Customer Experience Initiative
The World Retail Awards recognise the very best retailers and retail initiatives across a range of categories. This award category is looking for examples of outstanding customer experience that are being delivered by a retailer – an amazing customer experience that really stands out in an already highly competitive landscape.
2017 Food Matters Live Awards:
Best Food and Drink Process or Technology
A celebration of the latest innovation from across the food, drink and nutrition sectors.