The Winners 2018


Retail Employee of the Year
Sue Stone, manager, Dinghams, Winchester
Award sponsored by Brabantia UK

Most Promising Newcomer
House UK
Award sponsored by OXO

Excellence in Direct Retailing
Harts of Stur
Award sponsored by SMART Worldwide

Excellence in Retail Training
Borough Kitchen
Award sponsored by Morphy Richards and Tower

Excellence in Retail Display - Independent
Potters Cookshop, Hockley
Award sponsored by Meyer Group

Excellence in Retail Display - Multiple or Department Store
Harrods
Award sponsored by Tefal

Excellence in Retailer Initiative
Hobbs the Kitchen Shop, Penzance
Award sponsored by DKB Household UK

Excellence in Non-Specialist Multiple Retailing
Blue Diamond Group
Award sponsored by Camelbak

Excellence in Specialist Retailing (Multiple and Large Independents)
Steamer Trading Cookshop
Award sponsored by KitchenAid

Best Department Store - Independent
Dawsons, Skipton and Clitheroe
Award sponsored by British Independent Retailers Association (bira)

Best Department Store - Multiple Branch or Group Member
Fenwick, Brent Cross
Award sponsored by Joseph Joseph

Bira Cookshop and Housewares Retailer of the Year
Potters Cookshop, Hockley
Award sponsored by Le Creuset UK

Excellence in Cookware
Stellar Rocktanium Cookware from Horwood Homewares
Award sponsored by bira direct

Top Tool or Gadget Award
Barista & Co Brew It Stick from Nixxee 
Award sponsored by bira Cookshop & Housewares

The Plugged-In Award
Baking Bamix from Burton McCall
Award sponsored by Exclusively Electrical

Cutting Edge Award
Signature Q Knife Block Range from Robert Welch Designs 
Award sponsored by Spring & Autumn Fair

Excellence in Homewares
Mepal Cirqula Multi Bowl from Mistral Brands
Award sponsored by International Housewares Association 

Top of the Table Award
Drift Barware Collection from Robert Welch Designs
Award sponsored by Ambiente

Innovation in Product Award
Flex and Flex Plus Toilet Brushes from Joseph Joseph
Award sponsored by Top Drawer

Icon Award
Thermos Flasks from UK Thermos
Award sponsored by Salter

Excellence in Innovation Award
Joseph Joseph
Award sponsored by BHETA

Excellence in Marketing Award
Le Creuset UK
Award sponsored by BHETA

Excellence in Service Award
Horwood Homewares
Award sponsored by BHETA

Honorary Achievement Award
Alan Hawkins
Award sponsored by Kitchen Craft