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Named the best local fresh & chilled retailer in Scotland

27/06/14 Go Back
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MacLennans Supermarket has been named the best local fresh & chilled retailer in Scotland at a prestigious awards ceremony held on Thursday 5th June at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow.

Ronald, who owns MacLennans Supermarket, was named Fresh & Chilled Retailer of the Year at the 2014 SLR Rewards and the store was presented with a commemorative trophy by John Drummond from sponsor organisation, the Scottish Grocer’s Federation.

Ronald also wins a free place on the SGF study tour, normally reserved for Gold members, and free place at the SGF conference. This follows a relaunch of the SLR Rewards, which sees category winners receive a reward that presents them with an opportunity to improve their business.

Organised by leading convenience store magazine Scottish Local Retailer, Scotland’s only monthly title exclusively for the locally owned retail trade in Scotland, the SLR Rewards are are among the highlights of the industry calendar and are designed to recognise and reward excellence in a critical sector of Scotland’s economy.

Scottish Local Retailer editor Antony Begley commented: One of the most impressive stores in Scotland, this remarkable outlet has been serving the good people of Benbecula for decades. Ronald and his team have created a spectacular gem on a beautiful island, and the fresh and chilled offering is simply peerless.