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.

Best Independent Convenience 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


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