Four triumph at Edward Dillon & Santa Rita Estates SuperValu OLOTY Awards
Four winners were selected from over 220 SuperValu stores across Ireland, after 25 finalists came through the judging process.
29 November 2019 | 0
The annual Edward Dillon & Santa Rita Estates SuperValu Off Licence of the Year Awards took place last night at The Talbot Hotel, Dublin with four SuperValu stores winning the top awards on the night. The winners were selected from over 220 SuperValu stores across Ireland from which 25 finalists came through the judging process.
All 25 finalist stores attended on the night and the winners are:
- Overall Winner SuperValu Off Licence of the Year: SuperValu Glanmire, Cork
- Munster Store of the Year: SuperValu Midleton, Cork
- Leinster Store of the Year: SuperValu Balbriggan, Dublin
- Connacht/Ulster Store of the Year: SuperValuCarrickmacross, Monaghan
Guests on the night enjoyed a cocktail reception tasting some of Edward Dillon’s best loved brands including Hennessy and Bombay Sapphire Gin. Hosted by RTE’s Shay Byrne with entertainment from top Irish comedian and actress Deirdre O’Kane, guests had an evening of laughter and delicious food paired with Santa Rita wines.
This year’s Edward Dillon & Santa Rita Estates SuperValu Off Licence of the Year Award winners receive an exclusive trip to Argentina visiting Mendoza and the Dona Paula vineyards and exploring the sights of Buenos Aires.
Each of the winners were presented their award by Andy O’Hara, CEO, Edward Dillon and Trish Feely of Santa Rita Estates.
The finalist stores were judged by Rodney Trenwith and were marked on a range of criteria including overall appearance, innovation and customer service.
“Every year the standard of stores exceeds and surpasses the year previous,” said Andy O’Hara, CEO of Edward Dillon on the night.
“It’s brilliant to see the passion that each store has to achieve excellence,” he added. “We would like to thank and congratulate all the four winning stores, and also to each of the finalist stores.”