The five categories of the Business Awards are:
Business Development Award (FR-NL en NL-FR)
The Business Developments Awards are handed out to companies who have contributed to the development of the economic relationships between The Netherlands and France. The assessment criteria include the turnover of the export to the Netherlands or France, as well as the strategy and position towards competing enterprises. Additionally, the creation of jobs in the importing country is taken into account.
The Tech Awards recognize a Dutch or French company which has influenced the market by developing a technological product or innovation. This award evaluates the commercial success, as well as the effect of the innovation on daily life.
The Partnership Award will be attributed to a partnership between a Dutch and a French enterprise which has made a meaningful contribution to the trade relations between the Netherlands and France.
Corporate Social Responsability Award
The Corporate Social Responsibility Award will reward a Franco-Dutch company that has demonstrated its contribution to the sustainable social and economic development in the Netherlands through its strategy and corporate management.