The Boston Consulting Group survey, The Most Innovative Companies 2013: Lessons from Leaders, casts a light on the state of innovation in global business.
The list shows the motor industry is making a comeback – car manufacturers taking up three of the top 10 places.
The tech and telecom industries continued to take the lead on innovation.
The news comes as we search for the leading businesses and business people in Calderdale for the 2013 Halifax Courier Business Awards.
Today (September 30) is the closing date for nominations, so now is your last chance to put forward the business or businessperson you think deserves to win one of our categories.
Here are the 20 most innovative companies: