Certifications and Awards

Kenyan Bureau of Standards

S & D is proud to be certified by KEBS (the Kenyan Bureau of Standards), which signifies that S & D products "set out the specifications and design procedures to ensure goods and services consistently perform in the way they are intended. They make a sustained contribution to generating national wealth, improving our quality of life, increasing employment, improving safety and health and using our national resources more efficiently."

LEAN Certification

The LEAN certification granted to S & D indicates our constant work to create and utilize safe, efficient processes in our facilities.  The LEAN certification is recognized worldwide as a standard indicative of quality workforce development in alignment with industry standards.

2015 Green Innovation Award

In 2015, Sweet & Dried was awarded with a Green Innovation Award by the NetFund, a government funded project whose mission is to empower Kenyans to sustainably manage their environment through promotion and support of green growth.

2013 Enablis Business Plan Award

In 2013, S & D was given the Enablis Business Plan award for the Agroprocessing and Manufacturing category in Kenya.

2011 Top Young Entrepreneur

The International Labour Organization, which was founded by the United Nations "to promote social justice and internationally recognized human and labour rights, pursuing its founding mission that social justice is essential to universal and lasting peace", selected Sweet & Dried as their top young entrepreneur in 2011.