May 3, 2018

Label Insight, the market leader for product transparency, was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the in the Most Innovative Company of the Year category. Nicknamed the Stevie Awards for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program.

All organizations operating in the country were eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small. This year’s judging panel received more than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry.

“We are honored to be recognized for our innovation by the American Business Awards,” said Paul Schaut, chief executive officer for Label Insight. “Last year the company reached some incredible milestones – our customer roster is made up of the top CPG and retail in the country and our Open Data initiative is being used to advancing critical research topics that affect today’s increasingly health conscious food shoppers. We’re passionate about our mission of bringing transparency to the food, beverage and personal care industries and will continue our quest of helping consumers make better-informed purchasing decisions.”

In particular, the panel of judges noted Label Insight’s Open Data initiative “a fantastic move to give granular information on product ingredients” and “an impressive initiative, with an equally impressive list of high-visibility partnerships.” In addition, the judges were impressed with the company’s growth and continued momentum throughout the course of the year. Ultimately, however, they believed in our company’s vision of transparency, in particular, citing the use of big data to help “change the world and fight obesity.”

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2018 Stevie winners are available