SPAR UK celebrates success at the 2023 Forecourt Trader Awards

November 1, 2023 IN THE CATEGORY: Awards and prizes

SPAR and EUROSPAR petrol forecourt sites across the UK received ten awards in various categories at the well-known Forecourt Trader Awards evening.

The Forecourt Trader Awards, held in London on 12 October 2023, is an annual event covering all types of forecourt operations. 14 award categories showcase the skills and achievements of retail staff working in the sector.

Awarded retailers

SPAR and EUROSPAR sites won ten awards. An amazing three awards went to Maxol EUROSPAR Kinnegar in Holywood, Co Down, which opened less than a year ago. The great results highlight the hard work of SPAR and EUROSPAR retailers, now showcased as top-class retailers in the forecourt industry.

  • Northern Ireland up to 4mlpa – Maxol EUROSPAR Kinnegar – Holywood, Co Down
  • Best Sustainability Strategy – Maxol EUROSPAR Kinnegar – Holywood, Co Down
  • Best Site Manager – Danielle Hamilton, Maxol EUROSPAR Kinnegar – Holywood, Co Down
  • Best Community Engagement – P&G EUROSPAR – Portadown, Co Armagh
  • Best Food-to-Go Outlet – SPAR Mallusk – Newtownabbey, Antrim
  • Best Forecourt Team – Doagh EUROSPAR – Doagh, Antrim
  • Best Soft Drinks Outlet – Lynch’s EUROSPAR Greysteel – Greysteel, Derry
  • Northern Ireland over 4mlpa – McCullagh’s Classic Service Station – Omagh, Co Tyrone
  • Best Coffee & Hot Beverages Outlet – Rontec Magor – Caldicot, Monmouthshire
  • Best Customer Service – Daly’s Service Station – Dungannon, Co Tyrone

Incredible success

Recognising the fantastic award results, Ian Taylor, SPAR UK Retail Director, said: “The Forecourt Trader Awards offer an incredible opportunity to showcase top-class retailers who operate in the forecourt industry. Congratulations to all our SPAR and EUROSPAR winners and finalists. It was a great evening celebrating dynamic forecourt retail businesses and people, who are constantly innovating in a very fast moving industry.”

Source: SPAR UK

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The United Kingdom became a SPAR member in 1956 when SPAR International granted the SPAR licence to a group of independent wholesalers. There are five regional organisations in the UK, continually building the brand’s presence. A central office in London provides national marketing and buying services for the group. SPAR UK comprises independently owned, licensed, retailers and company-owned stores.