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SPAR Australia 2019 Supplier of the Year Awards

May 13, 2019 IN THE CATEGORY: Awards and prizes

The theme once again for the SPAR Australia Supplier of the Year Awards was “Better Together”. An event which recognises the support of key suppliers across various categories, this year’s ceremony was attended by more than 100 SPAR supplier partners and chaired by five-time world Aerial Skier and Olympian, Jacqui Cooper.

SPAR Australia Managing Director, Lou Jardin, welcomed everyone to the event and acknowledged all suppliers for their valued partnership, noting: “the collaborative partnership with our major suppliers is not only delivering substantial growth, but is keeping our SPAR retailers competitive.”

In a night designed to acknowledge the suppliers who partner with SPAR Australia to drive growth, congratulations goes to the following suppliers who were recognised:

  • Supplier of the Year: Primo Smallgoods
  • Grocery Supplier of the Year: Mondelez Australia
  • Perishable Supplier of the Year: Vesco Foods
  • Direct Supplier of the Year: Tip Top Bakery
  • General Merchandise Supplier of the Year: The Decor Company
  • Non-Food Supplier of the Year: Asaleo Care
  • Promotional Supplier of the Year: Fonterra
  • SPAR Own Brand Supplier of the Year: The Greek Yoghurt Company

Source: SPAR Australia


About SPAR Australia

SPAR began trading in Australia in 1994. The current company was formed in 2006 and in late 2010 a new majority shareholder, Jardin Investments Pty Ltd, was confirmed, which has significantly accelerated the modernisation of the SPAR Brand in Australia.

SPAR Australia Limited is an unlisted public company with an elected Board of Directors. SPAR Australia licences and supports independent retailers to develop the brand, providing a range of services through its Distribution Centre and offices.