16 October 2012 – Interact a leading global supplier of intelligent intranet software, has been awarded the ‘HR Supplier of the Year’ award by one of the UK’s largest health and beauty retailers, Superdrug in their annual conference in Surrey.

“We are delighted to have won the ‘HR supplier of the Year’ award from Superdrug,” said Nigel Danson, CEO and Founder of Interact. “We were up against renowned HR suppliers, which shows what a huge difference a successful intranet can really make to an organisation.

“The Superdrug intranet – “The Hub” is an essential, collaborative intranet and Interact are really looking forward to helping Superdrug in the future to generate a social intranet that drives information sharing, expertise transfer and helps to breakdown silos.”

Interact was selected by Superdrug to supply their intranet in 2011 and since implementation their intranet has helped them to achieve significant business success through the combination of communication, collaboration and business process tools available within Interact Intranet software.

Superdrug utilise the social intranet tools available in Interact Intranet including the blogs, that are used top-down in the organisation to share knowledge and collate internal ideas for improving sales, saving costs and generating ideas about new products and how to work efficiently.

They also allow external suppliers to ‘rent’ space on their intranet to run product training for store staff on new products leading to increased sales and greater product knowledge for store staff.

Nigel Danson, CEO of Interact accepts the award from Superdrug

Nigel Danson accepts the ‘Best HR Suppliers 2012 Award’ from Superdrug

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Notes to Editors
For further information please contact Emma Burgess at Interact Intranet on +44 (0) 161 927 3222 or emma.burgess@interact-intranet.com
About Interact Intranet
Interact Intranet is intelligent intranet software created by Interact. The flexible and scalable solution has more than 500,000 users and has revolutionised the way companies communicate, collaborate, share knowledge, and streamline internal processes. It has a unique Intelligence Store which logs information such as browsing routes, search entries, document ratings and hits and uses this information to promote content to users. Interact Intranet promotes a culture of collaboration and idea sharing by using corporate social networking and micro blogs. Non-technical users can quickly and easily update the intranet.

About Interact
Founded in 1996 with headquarters in the UK, Interact operates globally and is one of the fastest growing intranet software and web development companies. With well over a decade of experience Interact has built a strong reputation of delivering successful and collaborative intranet solutions to leading companies.
Interact UK, 4th Floor, Station House, Stamford New Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 1EP, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 161 927 3222, Fax: +44 (0) 870 112 5881
Interact US 5215 N OConnor Blvd, Suite 200, Irving TX 75039 USA
Tel: 1-(214)-774-2802
Web: www.interact-intranet.com
About Superdrug
Superdrug currently has over 900 stores including stores in the Republic Of Ireland and employs 16,000 colleagues. Every store has a fragrance offer and in July 2010 Superdrug announced its intention to launch The Perfume Shop, shop within shop concepts in ten stores. Over 220 stores have pharmacies with pharmacy consulting rooms. They currently have 19 stores with nurse clinics offering health checks. Superdrug is the only high street retailer with its own team of nurses and in January 2010 announced plans to be the first high street retailer to offer HIV testing on the high street.