Congratulations to all of the postmasters running Post Offices who won at this year’s Convenience Retail Awards! They enjoyed a space-themed gala dinner hosted by trade publications Convenience Store and The Grocer, on 14 March.
The Convenience Retail Awards judges look for “the very best local stores, doing the best job possible for their customer base” with a particular interest in business success, range of products, high standards and engaged staff.
And the winners are...
Main Store Awards
Best Large Convenience Store – Eurospar Donegall Road, Belfast
Best Multiple or Franchise Convenience Store – Simply Fresh, Surrey University (Compass Group), Guildford
Community Hero – Lyndsay Howden, Spar Bradley, Grimsby
Best Chilled Food Retailer – McBride’s Spar, Mullaghmore, Omagh
Best Customer Service – Simply Fresh, Surrey University (Compass Group), Guildford
Best Use of Technology – Family Shopper, Blantyre
Community Retailer of the Year – Family Shopper, Blantyre
Energy Efficiency Award – Scotmid Bankton
Food to Go Retailer of the Year – large store – Eurospar Donegall Road, Belfast
Food to Go Retailer of the Year – small store – Scotmid Bankton
Innovation Award – Simply Fresh, Surrey University (Compass Group), Guildford
Off Licence Retailer of the Year – Premier Kenninghall, Norfolk
Retailer’s Retailer of the Year – Mo Razzaq, Family Shopper, Blantyre
You can find out more about the awards here.
To all the winners in the 2019 Convenience Retail Awards, well done to you and your team!