After the path-breaking World SME Conference, Milagrow launched a fresh new concept in MSME Awards...
… to motivate MSMEs for innovation & marketing <ul><li>Milagrow introduces a new concept in MSME Awards, which would recognize innovation & brand differentiation efforts of the MSMEs across select industries. </li></ul><ul><li>An award, which will revolutionize the way MSMEs think and will inculcate improved management & organizational capabilities. </li></ul>
About Milagrow Trailblazers Awards… <ul><li>It is not just an award, but a pioneering concept to find the organizations, which have blazed a trail in their industries. </li></ul><ul><li>It will reward those trailblazing companies, who may be small today but are sure to go far with innovation in their products and services. These awards will provide the thriving SME’s recognition in their respective industry. </li></ul><ul><li>It will offer new incentives for innovation and will inculcate improved management & organizational capabilities in not only the winners, but across all the MSME sector. </li></ul><ul><li>It will recognize organizations that have used innovation to accelerate their growth, or have traveled their journey from small time players to branded providers of products or services in recent years. </li></ul><ul><li>It will reward those companies who have challenged the established paradigm in their industry domains. Even if many of these companies may be struggling currently what is important to see is the spirit to grow with innovation while enhancing the value which is being offered to the consumer. </li></ul>
Process of finding Milagrow Trailblazers … Short-listing on the basis of forms and financial documents Customized questionnaires for each participant Group Discussion among the Jury Members Personal Interviews with participants winners
Esteemed Jury Panel Mr. Saurabh Srivastava Mr. Raman Roy Prof. Anil Gupta Prof. Jagdish Sheth Mr. Sanjeev Bhikchandani Mr. Anurag Batra Mr. Ajay Sahai Mr. Barun Das Mr. Harish Bhatia Mr. Bipin Chandran Mr. Rajeev Karwal Mr. Brian Wong Mr. Ishan Raina Dr. B. S. Sahay Mr. Sudhir Sethi
Industry Category Agricultural Inputs & Equipments
Introduced bio-degradable crop nutrients in 107 crop & location-specific variants, which are based on “Chelation Technology” and, provide the benefits of inert compounds and leave zero residues. Aries has changed the lives of 8 million farmers, in 1,70,000 villages across 22 states in India WINNER Aries Agro Ltd.
Industry Category Clean, Green and Renewable Energy
Developed first ever “Jatropha Hybrids” that yield higher seed & oil content, and provides higher resistance to pest & diseases drought endurance & better suitability as energy fuel Nandan Biomatrix has collected & analysed over 1400 accessories, and have registered 4 global patents of Jatropha WINNER Nandan Biomatrix
<ul><ul><li>Introduced water-soluble pesticides and fertilizers which are </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>suitable for all types of soils and climate across India. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Their products are available in dust or granular form, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>and do not require water or sprayers, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>thereby enabling usage for the low-end farmers. </li></ul></ul>WINNER Plant Remedies Pvt. Ltd. PLANT REMEDIES
Introduced Multimedia Print Reading Technology in India, which enables simultaneous hearing of contents of already printed books. Aadarsh has launched the Multimedia Print Reader in 18 different Indian languages. WINNER Aadarsh Pvt. Ltd.
Launched MBAUniverse.com to bring together three vital stakeholders of Management Education, i.e. MBA aspirants, students and faculty. MBAUniverse.com built strong content & relevant information and used live chats and discussions for sharing of required information. HON’BLE MENTION Triumph Mediatech Pvt. Ltd.
Created a consortium of marginal & regional artisans based in Jaipur, to meet the increasing demands, without compromising the quality. Desert Artisans today manages over 4000 artisans and caters to 7 large product categories, through an excellent supply chain management. WINNER Desert Artisans Handicrafts Jaipur Ltd.
Through innovative marketing campaigns and attractive product packaging, Vasu Healthcare changed the consumers’ perception about their products and repositioned them as Consumer Products. Vasu Healthcare designed concept-based product brochures and conducted education and awareness programs that helped in increasing product sales. WINNER Vasu Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Introduced a new concept of customer-care in medical diagnostics segment and initiated home collection of samples, thereby making diagnostic facilities more accessible to the customers. Today Dr. Lal Path Labs has over 60 labs and 1000 centers. It serves over 5 million customers and tests 15 million samples every year. HON’BLE MENTION Dr. Lal Path Labs
Designed an automatic die-punching and creasing machine that used Servo Controls for gripper positioning in the automatic sheet fed flatbed. These machines are as effective as 4 manual machines and are not dependent on the operator or his skills. Today, Autoprint has established an installation base of 6600 machines. WINNER Autoprint Machinery Manufacturers Pvt. Ltd.
Produced table tennis tables and carom-boards with wheels, which made movement and storage easy. Also, followed a unique marketing strategy of selling Table Tennis tables as loss leaders and sports-accessories at profit. WINNER Stag International