Scotmid scooped two awards at the annual Scottish Grocer Awards in Glasgow on Thursday evening – coming out on top in the Dairy Retailer and Bakery Retailer categories.
The awards ceremony is the highlight of the Scottish convenience retailing industry’s calendar and Scotmid Balerno, Bavelaw Road store, managed by Shona Cameron, was crowned Dairy Retailer of the Year while Scotmid Stockbridge store, managed by Craig McAuley, won Bakery Retailer of the Year.
Colin McLean, Scotmid Co-operative’s Chief Operating Officer, said: “Congratulations to all our stores, who won awards and the stores, who were short-listed in so many competitive categories.
“Receiving recognition is always an added bonus and a testament to the diligence, skill and commitment of our store staff, who continue to raise the bar every year.
“The Scottish Grocer Awards are prestigious accolades and Scotmid are proud to have earned the awards.”
The Scottish Grocer Awards 2017 winners are as follows:
Winner: Scotmid Balerno, Dairy Retailer award
Winner: Scotmid Stockbridge, Bakery retailer award
Shortlisted: Best new store: Scotmid Broxburn.
Shortlisted: Chilled Retailer: Scotmid Balerno