2020 Shortlist 

Congratulations to all those who have been shortlisted for this year's Retail Industry Awards.
Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony taking place on 26 January 2021 at The Brewery in the City of London. Click here to book your place at the awards. 


Best Use of Technology
Independent
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down
RaceTrack Pitstop Autoport Services, Premier, Glasgow

Multiple
Asda
Co-op
One Stop – Safe Monitoring

Chilled Retailer of the Year
Independent
Ash’s Shop, Nisa Local, Fenstanton, Peterborough
Costcutter Chislehurst, Kent
JC Stewart, Magherafelt, County Londonderry
Swifts Eurospar, Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh

Multiple
Judges’ choice

Convenience Retailer of the Year
Co-op
One Stop
Sainsbury’s Local
Tesco Express

Drinks Retailer of the Year
Independent
Costcutter Brockley, London
Costcutter Chislehurst, Kent
Filco Market, Nisa Extra, Bryntirion, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
MJ’s Store, Premier, Royton, Lancashire
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down
Spar Calver, Hope Valley, Derbyshire

Multiple
Aldi
Asda
Co-op
Lidl

Food-to-go Retailer of the Year
Independent
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down
RaceTrack Pitstop Autoport Services, Premier, Glasgow
MJ’s Store, Premier, Royton, Lancashire
Simply Fresh, Piccadilly Place, Manchester
Spar Eat 17, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire

Multiple convenience
Judges’ choice

Forecourt Retailer of the Year
    Sponsored by Retail’s Best

Independent
Daly’s Service Station, Spar, Eglish, County Tyrone
Parkfoot Spar, West Malling, Kent
RaceTrack Pitstop Autoport Services, Premier, Glasgow
Welcome Southwater, Horsham, West Sussex

Company-owned
Jet Askern Service Station, Spar, South Yorkshire
Jet Balby Service Station, Spar, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
P&G Eurospar, Portadown, County Armagh

Fresh Flower Supermarket of the Year
Aldi
Lidl

Fresh Produce Retailer of the Year
Independent
JC Stewart, Magherafelt, County Londonderry
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down
Spar Calver, Hope Valley, Derbyshire

Multiple
Aldi
Lidl

Independent Community Retailer of the Year
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down
Smeaton Stores, Premier, Kirkcaldy, Fife
Welcome Bembridge, Isle of Wight

Independent Retailer of the Year
    Sponsored by Mondelēz International

Up to 1,200sq ft
Londis Caterways & Post Office, Horsham, West Sussex
Smeaton Stores, Premier, Kirkcaldy, Fife

1,201 to 3,000sq ft
Costcutter Brockley, London
MJ’s Store, Premier, Royton, Lancashire
Spar Rocket Stores, Bolton, Greater Manchester

3,000 to 6,000sq ft
Budgens of Arbury, Cambridge
EUROSPAR Fintona, County Tyrone
Spar Eat 17, Walthamstow, London

Over 6,000sq ft
Filco Market, Nisa Extra, Llantwit Major, South Glamorgan
JC Stewart, Magherafelt, County Londonderry
Swifts Eurospar, Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh

Most Improved Store
    Sponsored by SPAR UK
Budgens of Arbury, Cambridge
Costcutter Chislehurst, Kent
MJ’s Store, Premier, Royton, Lancashire

Multiple Community Retailer of the Year
Aldi
Co-op
One Stop

Newcomer of the Year
Martin and Brenda Daly, Daly’s Service Station, Spar, Eglish, County Tyrone
Enya McAteer, Mulkerns Spar Jonesborough, County Armagh
Dilan Patel, Welcome Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire

Post Office Retailer of the Year
    Sponsored by Post Office
Budgens of Arbury, Cambridge
Londis Caterways & Post Office, Horsham, West Sussex
Spar Brunswick Road & Post Office, Buckley, Flintshire
Spar Malone Road, Belfast

Seafood Retailer of the Year
Asda
Morrisons
Waitrose

Store Manager of the Year
    Sponsored by Republic Technologies

Independent
Clare Hale, Spar Kexborough, South Yorkshire
Kelly McKeown, Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down

Multiple
Martin Brownfield, Co-op Tregenna Place, St Ives, Cornwall
Kayleigh Davidson, Co-op Wooler, Northumberland
Samuel McCann, Spar Malone Road, Belfast
Daniel Massey, Co-op New York Street, Leeds
Qamar Nawaz, Co-op Dairyground Road, Bramhall, Greater Manchester

Supermarket of the Year
    Supported by JTI
Aldi
Iceland
Lidl
Sainsbury’s
Tesco

Sustainable Initiative of the Year
Independent
Grain & Sustain, Burntisland, Fife
Mulkerns Eurospar, Newry, County Down

Multiple
Aldi
Co-op
Lidl

Symbol/Franchise Group of the Year
Budgens
Costcutter
Go Local
Londis
Nisa
One Stop
Post Office
Simply Fresh
Spar
Welcome

Trailblazer of the Year
    Sponsored by Suntory Beverage & Food UK&I
James Brundle, Spar Eat 17, London
George Hayworth, Co-op
Louise Olivia Mountjoy Humpington, Grain & Sustain, Burntisland, Fife
Shamly and Vikas Sud, RaceTrack Pitstop Autoport Services, Premier, Glasgow
Justin Whittaker, MJ’s Store, Premier, Royton, Lancashire