Retail Industry Awards 2016

Congratulations to all of our finalists and winners and thank you to all who entered!
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Independent News Retailer of the Year
supported by News UK

WINNER
Max’s Londis, Minster-on-Sea, Kent
HIGHLY COMMENDED
International Newsagents, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
 

Most Improved Store
supported by pladis

WINNER
Costcutter, Plodder Lane, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Costcutter, The Chalet, Portadown, County Armagh
Spar Brockley, London
 

Independent Community Retailer of the Year
supported by Booker

WINNER
Broadway Convenience Store, Premier, Edinburgh
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Jules Convenience Store, Premier, Hadley, Telford, Shropshire
 

Multiple Community Retailer of the Year

WINNER
Blakemore Retail
 

Independent Sales Assistant of the Year
supported by Nisa

WINNER
Toni Wordsworth, Costcutter, Campbell Street, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester
 

Store Manager of the Year
supported by Republic Technologies
Independent:

WINNER
Sunita Kanji, Family Shopper, Little Hulton, Greater Manchester
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Lucy Rose, Spar Clarborough, Nottinghamshire
COMMENDED
Craig Crossey-Truesdale, Costcutter, The Chalet, Portadown, County Armagh
Sandeep Jadhav, Day-Today, Cathkin, Glasgow
Shane Woolston, Budgens of Aylsham, Norfolk

Company-owned:

WINNER
Janet Cruse, Spar Wrexham
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Tim Hindley, Spar Sleaford, Lincolnshire

Multiple:

WINNER
Ian Peacock, Co-op, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria
 

Post Office Retailer of the Year
supported by the Post Office

WINNER
Portaferry Post Office, SuperShop, County Down
 

Food-to-go Retailer of the Year

Individual store:

WINNER
Spar Wrexham

Multiple:

WINNER
Co-op 


Chilled Retailer of the Year
supported by Addo Food Group
Independent:

WINNER
Malcolm’s Stores, Nisa Local, Elm Tree Avenue, Tile Hill, Coventry

Multiple convenience:

WINNER
Blakemore Retail


Drinks Retailer of the Year

Independent:

WINNER
We Brought Beer, London
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Costcutter, Campbell Street, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester

Multiple:

WINNER
Morrisons

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Majestic Wine


Seafood Retailer of the Year

WINNER
Asda

 

Most Sustainable Retailer of the Year

Independent:

WINNER
Emersons Supermarket, Armagh

Multiple:

WINNER
Waitrose
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Marks & Spencer
COMMENDED
Morrisons

 

Fresh Flower Retailer of the Year
supported by Zyon

WINNER
Aldi
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Co-op

 

Fresh Produce Retailer of the Year

Multiple:

WINNER
Aldi
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Tesco

Individual store:

WINNER
McBride’s Spar Scaffog, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh
HIGHLY COMMENDED
MacLennans, Nisa, Isle of Benbecula, Outer Hebrides

Symbol group:

WINNER
Nisa

 

Forecourt Retailer of the Year
supported by Carabao
Independent:

WINNER
Costcutter Oakwood Gate Service Station, Birchwood, Cheshire
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Spar Townstal Road Garage, Dartmouth, Devon

Company-owned:

WINNER
Spar Fairfield, Louth, Lincolnshire
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Eurospar Greencastle Street, Kilkeel, County Down
COMMENDED
Spar Dromore Road, Banbridge, County Down
Spar Glenwell, Newtownabbey, Belfast
Spar Viking Lodge, Larne, County Antrim
Topaz Spar Larne Port, County Antrim

 

Convenience Retailer of the Year

WINNER
Co-op
 

Independent Retailer of the Year
supported by Mondelēz International
Up to 1,000sq ft:

WINNER
Today’s Local, Marshchapel Stores, Lincolnshire

1,001-2,999sq ft:

WINNER
Spar Princess Street, Manchester
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Family Shopper, Blantyre, Glasgow
Malcolm’s Stores, Nisa Local, Elm Tree Avenue, Tile Hill, Coventry

3,000sq ft and over:

WINNER
Nisa Extra Milestone, Rathfriland, County Down
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Warner’s Budgens, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

Symbol/Fascia Group of the Year
supported by Mars UK

WINNER
Simply Fresh


Symbol Initiative of the Year

WINNER
Loyalty app – Simply Fresh


Franchise Group of the Year

WINNER
One Stop Franchise


Supermarket of the Year
supported by JTI

WINNER
Aldi
HIGHLY COMMENDED
Waitrose

Outstanding Achievement
supported by CPM

WINNER
Co-op



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