Retail Industry Awards 2015

Congratulations to all of our finalists and winners and thank you to all who entered!
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Independent Newsagent of the Year
supported by News UK
WINNER
Wilson’s Convenience Store, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
 
Most Improved Store
supported by Jacobs Douwe Egberts
WINNER
O’Flynns Budgens, Poringland, Norfolk
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Max’s Londis, Minster-on-Sea, Kent
Smyth’s Eurospar, Ballymoney, County Antrim

 

Independent Community Retailer of the Year
supported by Booker Wholesale
WINNER
Premier Singh’s, Sheffield
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Belle Vue Convenience Store, Lifestyle Express, Middlesbrough
 
Multiple Community Retailer of the Year
supported by TalkingRetail.com
WINNER
Asda

Community Retailer of the Year - Company-owned
WINNER
Henderson Retail
 
Store Manager of the Year
supported by United Biscuits
Independent:
WINNER
Kathy Adams, McBride’s Spar Lurgan, County Armagh
 
Multiple:
WINNER
Gurshinder Mann, Sainsbury’s, Dulwich, London
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Beverley East, Spar Porthcawl, Mid Glamorgan
Shazia Yakoob, One Stop, Whiteleas Way, South Shields, Tyne and Wear
 
Post Office Retailer of the Year
supported by the Post Office
Independent:
WINNER
Sherston Post Office Stores, Wiltshire
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Stowupland Post Office, Stowmarket, Suffolk
COMMENDED
Burnham Village Store, Buckinghamshire
 
Symbol:
WINNER
Budgens of Aylsham Post Office, Norfolk
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Middleton St George Post Office, Hillsnews Londis, County Durham
 
Chilled Retailer of the Year
supported by Pork Farms Group
Independent:
WINNER
The Pantry, Sheffield
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Boreham Village Store, Chelmsford, Essex
 
Multiple:
WINNER
The Co-operative Food
 
Drinks Retailer of the Year
supported by HEINEKEN
Independent:
WINNER
Drinks Express, Anchor Wines, Aldridge, West Midlands
 
Multiple:
WINNER
Conviviality Retail
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Emersons Supermarket, Armagh
COMMENDED
Aldi
 
Seafood Retailer of the Year
WINNER
Marks & Spencer 
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Aldi
 
Most Sustainable Retailer of the Year
Independent:
WINNER
Emersons Supermarket, Armagh
 
Multiple:
WINNER
Morrisons
 
Fresh Flower Retailer of the Year
supported by Zyon
WINNER
The Co-operative Food
 
Fresh Produce Retailer of the Year
Independent:
WINNER
Casey’s Eurospar Crossmaglen, County Armagh
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Simply Fresh Alcester, Warwickshire
 
Multiple:
WINNER
Aldi
 
Symbol:
WINNER
Budgens
 
Forecourt Retailer of the Year
supported by Britvic Soft Drinks
Independent:
WINNER
The Winning Post Service Station, Spar, Kennford, Devon
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Exelby Services, Leeming Bar, North Yorkshire
 
Company-owned:
WINNER
Spar Castle Street, Ballycastle, County Antrim
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Topaz Spar Larne, County Antrim
 
Convenience Retailer of the Year
supported by Dairy Crest
WINNER
Sainsbury’s Local
 
Discount Retailer of the Year
supported by Packaging News
WINNER
Poundland 
 
Independent Retailer of the Year
supported by Mondelēz International
Up to 1,000sq ft:
WINNER
SuperShop, Annagh Bridge, Portadown, County Armagh
 
1,001-2,999sq ft:
WINNER
Costcutter, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester
 
3,000sq ft and above:
WINNER
Hughes Nisa Extra, Camlough, County Down
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Nisa Extra Milestone, Rathfriland, County Down
 
Symbol/Fascia Group of the Year
supported by Mars Chocolate UK
WINNER
Spar
 
Symbol Initiative of the Year
supported by Mars Chocolate UK
WINNER
Shop & Win – Spar
 
Supermarket of the Year
supported by JTI
WINNER
Aldi
 
Outstanding Achievement
supported by Little Miracles
WINNER
James Lowman, Association of Convenience Stores
 

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