The Asian Trader of the Year Award is the most celebrated and coveted award in the independent retail sector. The winners of this award have done a huge amount through the years to raise standards and transform the fortunes of the sector. Only a retailer who goes the extra mile can take this trophy home.
The Best Independent Retailer Award rewards an entrepreneur who has built a successful convenience business. Offering a wide range of products, the winner will need to be an outstanding convenience store which has seen spectacular results in both turnover and customer numbers.
The Asian Trader Best Wholesale Depot Award 2018 rewards the wholesale depot which best meets the needs of its customers. Operating in a highly competitive market, wholesalers have to work hard and with passion to increase their turnover and customer base.
The Best Impulse Retailer Award is for a shop which is exceptionally well merchandised and ensures all its ranges are immaculately displayed for maximum impact. The winner will provide outstanding customer service, offer promotions that are well executed with strong price points and will create excellent in-store theatre.
The Best Bakery Retailer Award is for a store with a beguiling bakery offering. The smell of freshly baked products makes a convenience store a pleasant place to be and tempts customers into a shop. Consequently, getting the in-store bakery right can give a business a massive boost.