ICONEX HONORED AS BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2023 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDS®
Duluth, Ga. (May 4, 2023) – Iconex, the world’s leading provider of highly differentiated label solutions and low-cost paper receipts, was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Achievement in Growth category in the 21st Annual American Business Awards®.
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Thought Leader of the Year, and App of the Year, among others. Iconex was nominated in the Achievement in Growth category. In the last six years, Iconex has been completely transformed into the market leader. Building on its history of innovation, the company has operations in U.S., Canada, Mexico, UK, and France, and continues to scale through new product development, and acquiring and integrating several businesses to increase scale and add new customers. Iconex has and continues to make substantial investments in equipment, R&D and personnel to increase its profitability and spur innovation. On the heels of establishing standalone growth strategies for the Labels and Paper Receipts businesses, the leadership team recently invested $26 million to expand production capabilities, which resulted in a 20% revenue increase from 2021 to 2022. The company has also implemented a new ERP platform with data-driven reporting tools to improve decision making, realigned Iconex’s geographic footprint and plant configurations, and divested non-core operations. “Being named a Stevie Award winner speaks to the hard work and dedication of our entire Iconex team,” Chief Executive Officer Craig Gunckel said. “Our commitment to being the world’s leading provider of receipt and innovative label solutions – along with providing exceptional customer service – drives us every day, and we’ll continue to make investments in all areas of our business to achieve that goal.”
“It is very gratifying for us to be able to recognize the achievements of such a wide variety of organizations, teams, and individuals in the 21st ABAs, and we look forward to bringing them together in New York on June 13 to celebrate with them,” said Maggie Miller, president of the Stevie Awards.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2023 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
As an organization, Iconex is committed to its Winning Aspiration: To be the world’s leading provider of receipt and innovative label solutions, which create value for its customers by enhancing transaction recording, ensuring order, accuracy and improving operational efficiency. Iconex continuously works toward ensuring its businesses are properly supported and structured to achieve this goal.
Iconex is the world’s leading low-cost provider of paper receipt and variable print label solutions that transform business processes to drive profitability, productivity, customer satisfaction and sustainability. A tradition of innovation dating back to 1887 is woven into the fabric of Iconex’s identity beginning with the company’s invention of the paper receipt, which revolutionized business transactions. That spirit of innovation continues with the introduction of Iconex Sticky Media™, Sticky Media G2 and other patented innovations that are relied on by several of the world’s largest companies in food & beverage, retail, quick service restaurants, grocery, pharmacy, manufacturing and distribution and logistics to streamline operations, leading to an improved customer experience.
For more information, please visit iconex.com.
Jason Fornicola [email protected]
Lisa Tilt [email protected]