The annual awards recognise high quality service and performance among its various suppliers, which are evaluated on a quarterly basis on customer feedback, change management, service levels, account support and continuous improvement.

Printing bespoke cheques and internal banking documents and booklets for Santander, Runcorn-based Tall Security Print was one of seven to receive the award for 2013.

Santander director of logistics Julian Myers said: “Tall Security Print has performed particularly well during the past 12 months and demonstrated impressive levels of service delivery that has added value to our business.”

Group sales and marketing director of the Tall Group, Peter Andrew, said: “The award recognises our ability to meet the precise requirements of customers within the financial services sector.”