Kilkenny SPAR store nominated for National Retail Award
SPAR Johnstown, has been shortlisted for a prestigious industry award in the annual ShelfLife C Store Awards. The awards ceremony will be held at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin on Wednesday, November 28th.
One of the most eagerly anticipated events in the Irish retail calendar, Shelflife’s annual C Store awards are the only independently judged awards programme for the convenience sector and are among the most coveted accolades in the convenience store business.
Across each of the categories, the awards recognise and reward best practise in retailing in all key areas of operation.
SPAR Johnstown is owned and operated by Ruadhri O’Hare and has been named as finalist in the following category: Best Convenience Store –1,500 – 2,500 sq ft.
Commenting on the announcement, SPAR Sales Director Colin Donnelly said, “The honour of being a finalist in in the annual Shelflife C-Store Awards is a tremendous acknowledgement of the ongoing excellence of SPAR Johnstown and, indeed, of all SPAR stores. I want to take the opportunity to congratulate Ruaidhri and his team on being finalists.
“It’s a great honour to be nominated and hopefully they will go on and claim the prize.”
The ShelfLife C-Store Awards are now in their 18th year and are the long-standing benchmark for those demonstrating and promoting excellence in retailing standards in Ireland, with retailers of all sizes and formats honoured.