Daybreak Dungarvan named Daybreak Store of the Year
Daybreak’s annual Store of the Year awards were held at Killashee House Hotel, Co Kildare
24 November 2014 | 0
Daybreak Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, has been named Daybreak Store of the Year. The store, which is owned and managed by Kevin Forde, scooped the top accolade at Daybreak’s annual Store of the Year awards at Killashee House Hotel on Thursday, 20 November.
The Daybreak Store of the Year awards recognise retail excellence across Daybreak outlets nationwide. Fifteen retailers were shortlisted for the overall award that focuses on four key areas, products & services, environment, communications and people & behaviours. Throughout the competition, a series of audits are conducted and stores are assessed against this criteria. Daybreak Dungarvan was awarded the top prize thanks to their impressive customer service and outstanding product offering.
There were seven other awards on the night focussing on key in-store categories. These were:
- Forecourt Store of the Year – Daybreak Ballina, Co. Mayo
- Convenience Store of the Year – Daybreak Clonliffe Rd., Drumcondra
- Best hot beverage to go award – Daybreak Clonliffe Rd., Drumcondra
- Best wine award – Daybreak Raven Terrace, Galway
- Best food to go – Daybreak Broomfield, Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan
- Best customer service award – Daybreak Ballymahon, Co. Longford
- Best confectionery award – Daybreak Camolin, Co. Wexford
Paul Kerrigan, MarketPlace director, Musgrave Wholesale Partner said: “These awards recognise excellence across our retail network nationwide and I would like to congratulate all winners this evening. At Daybreak, we are passionate about providing a first class and convenient customer experience and our winners tonight embody what our brand is all about.”
Commenting on the award win Kevin Forde, Daybreak Dungarvan said “We are delighted to have been named Daybreak Store of the Year for 2014. This award is testament to all the hard work that our team in Dungarvan put in to ensure that customers receive a first class service. I would also like to thank our loyal customers who continue to support us throughout the year.”
Daybreak has 220 stores nationwide, 20 of which opened in 2014.