Amy Brennan, centre, Senior Brand Manager for Cetraben and Flexitol, and Ed Round, left, Thornton & Ross Director of Marketing, accept the trophy for best campaign for a non-medicine from OTC Awards host Joel Dommett

Thornton & Ross has won a prestigious industry award for one of its market-leading skin care products at the Pharma Intelligence OTC Marketing Awards, the company said in a statement.

The company was shortlisted for a total of eight awards across five categories awards held on Thursday.

It’s product skin care product Cetraben received the award for Best OTC Public Relations Campaign for a Non-Medicine and, along with Covonia, it was highly commended in the Social Media Category.

Flexitol was highly commended in the Best Niche OTC Marketing Campaign.

Roger Scarlett-Smith, Thornton & Ross Executive Vice-President, said he hoped that the win for Cetraben would herald a successful start to the 2020 awards season for the company.

“The categories in which we are competing are open to any organisation across the UK, so we are in the company of some of the UK’s biggest brands. I am absolutely delighted at the success of the Cetraben campaign and hope that this win is the first of many,” Scarlett-Smith said.

Amy Brennan, Senior Brand Manager for Cetraben, added: “We were thrilled to be named as the winner in the Best OTC Public Relations Campaign for a Non-Medicine category. My thanks go to everyone on the team who worked so hard to help us achieve this richly deserved result.”

Thornton & Ross is part of the STADA Group.

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