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2010

1. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project - 2010 Best General Retail Sector Performer

2. Business in the Community 2009 Corporate Responsibility Index - Platinum performer

3. The Independent Green Awards - 2010 Best Supermarket

4. Green Business Awards Green Globes - 2010 Green Business of the Year

5. Green Business Awards Green Globes - 2010 Carbon Emissions Ambition Award

6. RSPCA Good Business Awards - 2010 Fashion special recognition for outstanding achievement Award

7. Ipsos MORI CR Experts survey - 2010 ‘Top of mind’ leaders on responsibility

8. Ipsos MORI CR Experts survey - 2010 Leaders in reporting impacts on society and the environment

9. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2010 Most Admired Partnering Company

10. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2010 Most Admired Corporate Partnership (M&S and Oxfam)

11. Edie.net Awards for Environmental Excellence - 2010 Waste and Recycling Project Winner (for operational waste)

12. Edie.net Awards for Environmental Excellence - 2010 Green Retail Winner (for clothing hanger re-use)

13. European Supply Chain Excellence Awards - 2010 Environmental Improvement (in partnership with DHL)

14. ICSA Hermes Transparency in Governance Awards - 2010 Best sustainability and stakeholder disclosure

15. e-learning awards - 2010 Excellence in the production of content (in partnership with Kineo)

16. Annual Energy Institute Awards - 2010 Energy Communication

17. Annual Energy Institute Awards - 2010 Energy Excellence

18. Personnel Today Awards - 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility (Marks & Start)

2011

19. Business in the Community Corporate Responsibility Index - Platinum Plus performer 2011

20. Greenpeace (sustainable) Tuna League Table - 2011 Joint best retailer

21. FT ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business - 2011 Corporate Responsibility

22. The Times - 2011 Top 50 Employers for Women

23. Fast Company - 2011 The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies (for Plan A)

24. Fish2fork and Zoological Society of London - 2011 Bluefish Award for Sustainable Sourcing

25. Sunday Times Green Companies - 2011 60 Best Green Companies

26. The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards - 2011 Employee Engagement Award

27. The Marketing Week Engage Awards - 2011 Retail Award (for Plan A)

28. Business in the Community Awards for Excellence - 2011 Responsible Supply Chain

29. Compassion in World Farming Awards - 2011 Good dairy Commendation

30. National Recycling Awards - 2011 Retail Recycler

31. carbonclear reporting on carbon emissions - 2011 Top Retailer Performer (2nd overall)

32. Retail Week Supply Chain Awards - 2011 Transport Initiative of the Year (for use of rail freight)

33. Business in the Community Ireland - 2011 Eco-Business Award - Multinational Company

34. AARP Best Employers for Workers over 50 - 2011 Global Award for Innovative Older Workforce Practice

35. World Retail Award - 2011 Winner for CSR

36. PWC Building Public Trust Awards - 2011 FTSE 100 Sustainability Reporting Award

37. Ipsos MORI CR Experts survey - 2011 Leaders in reporting impacts on society and the environment

38. Ipsos MORI CR Experts survey - 2011 ‘Top of mind’ leaders on responsibility

39. Starpack Industry Awards - 2011 Special Award for Plan A packaging

40. RSPCA Good Business Awards - 2011 Sustained Excellence Winner

41. Green Business Awards Green Globes – 2011 Built Environment Award

42. Edie.net Awards for Environmental Excellence - 2011 Green Corporate Initiative Award (for energy efficiency)

43. Edie.net Awards for Environmental Excellence - 2011 Renewable Energy Award

44. Cooling Industry Awards - 2011 Retail Project of the Year (refrigeration)

45. WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard - 2011 Joint first

46. Business in the Community - CommunityMark (2011 re-approval)

47. The Carbon Trust - Carbon Trust Standard (re-certified for two years in 2011)

48. Premises and Facilities Management Awards - 2011 Partners in CSR (with Helistrat Management Services)

49. Pesticide Action Network UK 2011 supermarket league table - Joint top

50. International WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard 2011: Joint top

51. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project - 2011 Best General Retail Sector Performer

52. Management Today Most Admired Companies - 2011 Top for ability to attract, develop and retain talent

53. International Green Awards - 2011 Gold Winner for Best Energy efficiency Initiative

54. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2011 Most Admired Partnering Company

55. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2011 Most Admired Corporate Partnership (M&S and Oxfam)

2012

56. People And the Environment (PEA) business Awards - 2012 Retail Award

57. Ethisphere 2012 - World’s Most Responsible Companies

58. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project - 2012 Best General Retail Sector Performer

59. Business in the Community Corporate Responsibility Index - Platinum Plus performer 2011

60. New Energy Awards - 2012 Retailer of the Year (for energy efficiency)

61. The Times - 2012 Top 50 Employers for Women

62. Corporate Register - 2012 Relevance and materiality

63. Corporate Register - 2012 Openness and honesty

64. Queens Award for Enterprise - 2012 Sustainable Development

65. Business in the Community National Awards for Excellence - 2012 Responsible Supply Chain Big Tick
 
66. Rainforest Alliance Honorees - 2012 Sustainable Standard-Setter

67. European Business Awards for the Environment - 2012 Award for Management

68. British Quality Foundation Awards - 2012 Sustainable Future

69. CarbonClear carbon Reporting - 2012 Top FTSE 100 company

70. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2012 Most Admired Partnering Company

71. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2012 Most Admired Corporate Partnership (M&S and Oxfam)

72. Retail Week Awards - 2013 Best CSR Initiative (Shwopping)

73. The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards - 2012 Supply Chain

74. Business in the Community Awards for Excellence - 2012 Responsible Business of the Year

75. Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Awards - 2012 Supply Chain Excellence

76. IR Magazine - 2012 Best practice of corporate social responsibility

77. Royal Institute of British Architects - 2012 White Rose Award (Ecclesall Road store for sustainable design)

78. World Retail Award - 2012 Joint-Winner for Responsible Retailer of the Year

79. Greenpeace sustainable tuna table - 2012 Joint Top

80. Carbon Disclosure Project – 2012 best retailer and only retailer in the global Carbon Performance Leadership Index

81. Newsweek Global 500 Green Rankings - 2012 best retailer (10th overall)

82. PR Week Awards - 2012 Consumer Marketing Communications (shwopping)

83. Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development People Management - 2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Award

84. Chartered Institute for Logistics and Transport Awards for Excellence - 2012 Supply Chain Collaboration

85. Carbon Clear FTSE 100 carbon management performance - 2012 top company

86. The National Business Awards - 2012 Sustainability Award

87. PR Consultants Association Awards - 2012 Corporate Social Responsibility (shwopping)

2013

88. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project - 2013 Best General Retail Sector Performer

89. Ethisphere - 2013 World’s Most Responsible Companies

90. Drinks Retailing Awards - 2013 Ethical Retailer of the Year

91. sustain Magazine - 2013 Award for Construction (Cheshire Oaks stores)

92. sustain Magazine - 2013 Award for Retail Hospitality and Tourism (Cheshire Oaks stores)

93. The Sustainable Cities - 2013 Award for sustainable Fashion

94. The Times - 2013 Top 50 Employers for Women

95. Business in the Community Corporate Responsibility Index - Platinum Plus performer 2013

96. Business in the Community Excellence Awards - Platinum Big Tick 2013

97. The Environment and Energy Awards - 2013 Sustainable Business of the Year

98. The Big Society Awards - 2013 Award (Shwopping)

99. Retail Week Awards - 2012 Best CSR Initiative (Shwopping)

100. PEA Business Awards - 2013 Construction and building (Cheshire Oaks)

101. Resource Revolution Awards - 2013 Closed Loop Exemplar (with Somerset Waste Partnership)

102. Guardian sustainable Business Awards - 2013 Built environment (Cheshire Oaks)

103. GroceryAid Achievement Awards: 2013 Gold Achievement Award

104. Which? - 2013 Most Trusted Brand Award

105. Finance for the Future - 2013 Large Business Awards

106. Business Responsibility Awards (India) - 2013 Best Large Corporate Sustainability Endeavour

107. Business Green Leaders Awards - 2013 Company of the Year

108. Chartered Institute of Personnel Development’s Awards  - 2013 Health and Wellbeing

109. CarbonClear carbon Reporting - 2013 Top FTSE 100 company

110. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2013 Most Admired Partnering Company

111. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2013 Most Admired Corporate Partnership (M&S and Oxfam)

112. Compassion in World Farming European Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards - 2013 Best Retailer

113. Compassion in World Farming European Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards - 2013 Best Performing Retailer

114. British Council of Shopping Centre Awards - 2013 Sustainability Gold Winner (Cheshire Oaks)

115. Golden Peacock Global Award: 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility

116. Ethisphere - 2014 World’s Most Responsible Companies

2014

117. Carbon Trust Standard - 2014 Carbon

118. Carbon Trust Standard - 2014 Water

119. Carbon Trust Standard - 2014 Waste

120. CIBSE Building Performance Awards: 2014 New Build Project of the Year (over £10m)

121. CIBSE Building Performance Awards: 2014 Carbon Champion of the Year

122. Design Effectiveness Awards: 2014 Silver Design for Society (Shwopping with Landor Associates)

123. Storage Handling Distribution Logistics Awards: 2014 Corporate Responsibility and Overall Winner (for Marks & Start)

124. Greenpeace Sustainable Tinned Tuna League Table: 2014 Joint Market Leaders

125. Marine Conservation Society: 2014 Joint Leaders

126. The Guardian Britain’s Top Employers: 2014 Certified as a Top Employer

127. The Times - 2014 Top 50 Employers for Women

128. Ethical Consumer Magazine - 2014 Most Ethical High St Clothing Retailer

129. Letsrecycle.com awards for excellence - 2014 Waste management in the commercial sector (with Helistrat)

130. Business Charity Awards  - 2014 Overseas Project (UNICEF)

131. Business Charity Awards - 2014 Employment Scheme  (Make Your Mark)

132. International Wine Challenge Awards - 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility

133. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2014 Most Admired Partnering Company

134. C&E Corporate-NGO partnership barometer - 2014 Most Admired Corporate Partnership (M&S and Oxfam)

135. European Business Awards for the Environment - 2014 National Champion

136. Carbon Clear FTSE 100 carbon management performance - 2014 joint- top company

137. Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD) Awards - 2014 Employability Winner (Make Your Mark)

138. Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD) Awards - 2014 Sustainable Future Winner

139. The Mayors Funds for London Awards - 2014 Work Experience Provider

140. Point-of-Purchase Association Industry - 2014 Bronze Sustainability Award (recycled acrylic sign holders)

141. Corporate Engagement Awards - 2014 Best environmental or sustainability programme Winner (Shwopping)

142. Corporate Engagement Awards - 2014 Bronze for stakeholder communications (Plan A supplier conference)

143. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project - 2014 Best General Retail Sector Performer

144. Golden Peacock Global Award: 2014 Sustainability

145. Cohn & wolfe Authentic Brands Study: 2014 Most authentic brand in the UK

146. Green Apple Awards:  2014 UK Retail Sector Green Champion

147. Corporate Knights: 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

148. Business in the Community Ireland: 2015 Working Responsibly Mark

149. Business in the Community Northern Ireland: 2014 Platinum Arena Network Benchmarking Survey Award

150. Mayor of London’s Business Energy Challenge: 2014 Bronze Award

151. Britain’s Most Admired Companies: 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Award

152. Forest Footprint Disclosure Project: 2014 Best General Retail Sector Performer