MALVERN, UK - Now entering its 40th year in business, materials characterization specialist Malvern Instruments is celebrating winning its fifth Queen’s Award. The achievement reflects the drive and commitment of the high-tech company. Details of the award were announced on the occasion of Her Majesty The Queen’s birthday on April 21, 2010. Malvern is to receive the 2010 Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category, in recognition of the company’s continuous innovation and development of its award-winning Zetasizer Nano range of particle-characterization systems.
The Queen's Awards for Enterprise are the UK's most prestigious awards for business performance. Malvern has previously received The Queen’s Award for Technology in 1977, The Queen’s Award for Export in 1981, The Queen’s Award for Export and Technology in 1988, and The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade in 2006.