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We're fortunate at RB to have been recognised for the work we do, whether it's our constant product innovation, the way we work together as a company or market ourselves, or the things we do in the wider world – helping combat climate change or getting involved in community-focused projects the whole world over.

Innovation awards

OMMA Awards' success for RB's online initiatives

OMMA Awards logoRB's latest online initiatives have been recognised at the OMMA Awards, which celebrate the year's most innovative and brilliant online advertising creative, campaigns and web sites.

Woolite Washed took home the top prize for Integrated Online Campaign by creating an interactive retail experience based around fashion, style and clothing for women.

Resolve's Tip Exchange won in the House & Home category. The innovative website encouraged users to swap tips and advice for stain removal. To date, over 80,000 people have posted their tips, and a Twitter hashtag (#ResolveMyStain) was a huge success.

Durex Fundawear campaign wins at Cannes Lions Awards

Durex Fundawear campaignA light-hearted campaign for Durex in Australia which made headlines around the world has won a Silver Award at the prestigious Cannes Lions Festival. The activity centred around 'Fundawear' – a fun innovation which aimed to give long distance lovers the opportunity to feel the touch of their absent partners. Using sensors activated by actions taken on their partner's mobile phone, the custom-made underwear would produce a sensation that, for the recipient, felt just like being touched! The promotional video had over seven million views on YouTube and Facebook fans for Durex grew by over 4,000% after the campaign became a global viral hit.

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Corporate Awards

RB wins OTC Company of the Year

OTC Marketing Awards 2015RB has been named Company of the Year in the OTC Marketing Awards 2015. Organised by OTC Bulletin magazine, the award recognise the best of the British OTC industry, focusing exclusively on suppliers of OTC products – non-prescription medicines, food supplements and selected unlicensed healthcare products – in both pharmacy and grocery.

The judges commented on RB's "strong brand awareness", naming the company "an excellent partner" and praising the "tremendous range of products".

And that's not all… RB came top in another category when Lemsip finished first in the Best OTC Performer Outside Pharmacy lineup, with Nurofen taking second place.

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Environment Awards

RB joins Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) Index

RB has ranked 7th in the Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) Index. RB has also ranked highest amongst the 11 UK companies in this year’s index. This is RB’s first time on the Global 100, one of the world's leading sustainability indices for global equity investors. RB performed particularly well against its peers in the household products industry on energy, carbon, water and waste productivity.

CEO Rakesh Kapoor said: “I’m proud of the progress we’ve made since launching our betterbusiness sustainability strategy two years ago. Our ranking in the Global 100 is the result of the drive of our people to outperform on our ambitious environment targets as they do in every aspect of our business.”

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UK's Most Admired Companies Winner 2014/15

RB sponsors Marketing Week Brand Innovators Award

The Marketing Week Engage Awards celebrate brands who go one step further than simply reaching their desired customers.

RB sponsored the Brand Innovators award for a fourth year in 2013. It rewards an idea, product or a brand, from an individual or team that can demonstrate new thinking in a specific sector and can boast significant success.

> Find out more about the Brand Innovator award

  • Lysol
  • Mucinex
  • Frenchs
  • Airwick
  • Nurofen
  • Vanish
  • Durex
  • Clearasil
  • Dettol
  • Cillet Bang
  • Strepsils
  • Scholl
  • Gaviscon
  • Mortein
  • Woolite
  • Veet
  • harpic
  • Calgon
  • Finish

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