Postmasters win at Convenience Retail Awards

Postmasters win at Convenience Retail Awards

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

Sales Assistant

Community Hero – Lyndsay Howden, Spar Bradley, Grimsby

Specialist Awards

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!