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2020 Finalists

Convenience stores nationally are aspiring for success by showcasing their teams and companies.

Following our in-depth three stage judging process, we’re delighted to announce the finalists for The Convenience Awards 2020.

Congratulations to all our finalists.

Click on the navigation markers below to see who has made the cut or view the full list of finalists below

Best Independent Store

  • Budgens Three Mile Cross, Reading
  • Centra Holywood, Belfast
  • Spar Y Maes, Pwllheli

Best Large Convenience Store

  • Budgens Arbury, Cambridge
  • Nisa Marsh Farm, Luton
  • Spar Titanic, Belfast

Best Multiple Managed Convenience Store

  • Centra Carrickfurgus, Co. Antrim
  • Heart of England Co-operative, Southam
  • Spar Laceby Lodge, Grimsby
  • Spar Roe Lane, Southport

Best New Store

  • Filco Bryntirion, Bridgend
  • Nisa Millennium View, Coventry
  • Scotmid Drumnadrochit, Inverness
  • Welcome Southwater, West Sussex

Best Small Convenience Store

  • Costcutter Dringhouses, York
  • Premier Linktown Local, Kirkcaldy
  • The Snooty Fox Nisa, Shalford
  • Wilkinson Spar, Coleraine

Best Training Initiative

  • Empire Wines and Spirits, Southport
  • Go Local – Belle Vue, Middlesbrough
  • Scotmid Co-operative, Edinburgh

Community Retailer of the Year

  • Hockmeyer Motors Spar, Sleaford
  • Premier Eldred Drive, Orpington, Kent
  • Premier Linktown Local, Kirkcaldy

Excellence in Sustainability

  • Scotmid Co-operative, Edinburgh
  • Thornton’s Budgens, London
  • Vic’s Londis, Seaview, Hampshire

Excellence in Technology

  • Smyth’s Eurospar, Ballymoney
  • Spar Loughbrickland, Co. Down
  • Spar Titanic, Belfast

Food To Go Retailer of the Year

  • David’s Kitchen, Kirkcaldy
  • Scotmid Thornhill, Elgin
  • Spar Laceby Lodge, Grimsby
  • Spar Titanic, Belfast

Retailers’ Retailer of the Year

  • Faraz Iqbal – Linktown Local, Kirkcaldy
  • Navin Soni – Thrifty’s Fingerpost, St Helen’s
  • Phil Dickson – Empire Wines and Spirits, Southport

Sales Assistant of the Year

  • Courtney Spirling – Spar Maxol Tates Avenue, Belfast
  • Emily Strong – Spar Clements, Weymouth
  • Jo Bates – Southern Co-op, Lenham