The Grocer Gold Finalists

Brand of the Year
Anchor – Arla Foods
Birds Eye – Birds Eye
Cadbury Confectionery – Mondeléz International
Charlie Bigham’s – Bigham’s
Corsodyl – GlaxoSmithKline
Häagen-Dazs – General Mills
Harrington – Inspired Pet Nutrition
Pukka Herbs – Unilever
Squashies – Swizzels Matlow
Yorkshire Provender – Hain Daniels

Business Initiative of the Year
Project Fresh – Aldi
English Tea Shop – English Tea Shop
We Are Lidl – Lidl
Shop-Based Ordering System – Morrisons
Women in Wholesale – New Era PR

Consumer Initiative of the Year
Christmas discount for NHS and emergency services – Iceland Foods
#WhiskySanta – Master of Malt
Best of our Counties range – Midcounties Co-operative
#Tescotampontaxoff – Tesco
19 Crimes – Treasury Wine Estates

Drink Brand of the Year
Budweiser – AB InBev
Robinsons – Britvic
Coca-Cola – Coca-Cola European Partners
Fanta – Coca-Cola European Partners
Gordon’s Premium Pink Distilled Gin – Diageo
Thatchers Cider – Thatchers Cider Company

Employer of the Year
Aldi
Belazu Ingredient Company
Blue Skies
Henderson Foodservice
Lily’s Kitchen
Weetabix Food Company

Entrepreneur of the Year
Alan & Juliet Barratt – Grenade
Denis Lynn – Finnebrogue Artisan
Martin Thatcher – Thatchers Cider Company
Pippa Murray – Pip & Nut
Sean Ramsden – Ramsden International
Steve Perez – Global Brands

Exporter of the Year
ATOM Brands
Global Brands
Kettle Foods
Kiddylicious
Ramsden International

Green Initiative of the Year
World First in Carbon – Booker
Project Closed Loop – The Co-op
FairWild – Pukka Herbs
Purple Mission – Sambazon

Independent Retail Chain of the Year
Blakemore Retail
Eros Retail/Greens

Logistics Supplier of the Year
Fowler Welch
LPR

Online Supermarket of the Year
Aldi
Iceland Foods
Ocado
Tesco

Own Label Range of the Year
Specially Selected – Aldi
Extra Special – Asda
Best-one – Bestway Wholesale
Luxury – Iceland Foods
One Stop – One Stop Stores
The Co-op – The Co-op

SME Brand of the Year
Bio-tiful Dairy
Childs Farm
Grenade
Hippeas Snacks
Kiddylicious
Lily’s Kitchen
Manomasa
Moma Foods
Symington’s Naked Noodle

Specialist Online Retailer of the Year
field&flower
Gousto
HelloFresh
Master of Malt
Mindful Chef
Muscle Food

Store Manager of the Year
Warren Cook
, Asda Coryton, Cardiff
Mike Dadge, Morrisons Shrewsbury
Matt Clarke, Sainsbury’s Swansea
Nick Carolan, Tesco Hull
Paul Taylor, Waitrose High Wycombe

Supplier of the Year (Branded)
AB Inbev – Alcoholic Drinks
Arla – Dairy
Birds Eye – Frozen
Britvic – Beverages
Inspired Pet Nutrition – Pet Food
Kerry Foods – Chilled
Kraft Heinz – Ambient
Mash Direct – Fruit, Veg & Salad
PepsiCo/Walkers – Snacking
Procter & Gamble – Household, Laundry & Paper
Unilever – Health & Beauty
Warburtons – Bread & Bakery

Supplier of the Year (Own-Label)
Arla – Dairy
Burtons – Snacking
Froneri – Frozen
Greencore – Chilled
Hilton Foods – Meat, Fish & Poultry
Hovis – Bread & Bakery
Inspired Pet Nutrition – Pet Food
LDH (La Doria) – Ambient
Northwood/Wepa – Household, Laundry & Paper
Perrigo – Health & Beauty
Refresco – Beverages
Weston  – Alcoholic Drinks

Symbol/Franchise Convenience Retailer of the Year
Best-one
Budgens
Londis
Nisa Retail
Premier

Technology Supplier of the Year
Flux
Happen
JJ Food Service
Spoon Guru

The Grocer of the Year
Aldi
The Co-op
Iceland Foods
Lidl
Ocado
Tesco

Waste Not Want Not Award
Aldi – Aldi
Our Planet Matters – Belazu Ingredient Company in partnership with Veris Strategies
The Co-op Guide to Dating – East of England Co-op
Feed It Back – Lidl
Samworth Brothers 4R Plan – Samworth Brothers
No Time for Waste – Tesco

Wholesaler of the Year
Bestway Wholesale
Bidfood
Booker
Henderson Foodservice
JJ Food Service