KBF Enterprises®, the leading sports nutrition brand, has been named the winner of the Growth Award at the 2023 Manchester Evening News Business Awards, which champions entrepreneurialism and innovation across the Greater Manchester business industry.
Recognising growing medium-sized businesses, this award celebrates the exponential growth KBF Enterprises has experienced over the past 12 months and recognises the tangible steps taken to increase its scale and impact within the sports nutrition market.
This victory is the latest achievement for the UK-based firm, who are listed as ASDA’s bestselling sports nutrition brand, have 1200+ locations around the world selling their products and employ over 90 people in their existing Manchester-based headquarters.
“We’re delighted to have been named the winners of the Growth Award at the 2023 Manchester Evening News Business Awards,” Kieran Fisher, Founder of KBF Enterprises said. “Being recognised for our hard work in such a crowded and competitive marketplace is so rewarding and the reason why we continue to create great tasting, high quality protein products.”
The awards, now in its 31st year, covered categories encompassing every component of Greater Manchester’s business arena – from enigmatic leadership to forward-thinking development and cutting-edge creative. Categories included Innovation, Small Business of the Year and the new addition to 2023, the Growth Award. KBF Enterprises was crowned the first ever winners of this award for showing consistency throughout the year and a collective entrepreneurial approach to business.
KBF Enterprises was established in 2008 by Managing Director Kieran Fisher. Today, the company operates from its premises at Trafford Park and is a £24m turnover business, achieving 50% annual growth for each of the last four years in a row and employing over 80 members of staff. The company owns and operates seven innovative and highly unique sports nutrition brands which are available in six continents and over 25 countries. These include Warrior, Warrior Princess, Bodybuilding Warehouse and Sports Fuel.