Time is running out for entries to the annual Export Awards with the deadline of October 3 fast approaching.

The awards run by Food from Britain in association with The Grocer, are now in their seventh year and aim to reward the achievements of British food and drink exporters.

Awards are up for grabs in eight product categories. There is also a special award for marketing innovation as well as national awards for Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England, plus a top prize for the company judged Food and Drink Exporter of the Year.

The winners will be announced at the annual Export Awards luncheon and new Forum which will be held on December 17.

To enter visit www.foodfrombritain.com/pearls