Best Marketing Campaign Award

Best Marketing Campaign Award

Sponsored by Derry Refrigeration Transport , Best Marketing Campaign could potentially involve a corporate, brand or project campaign and food suppliers and grocery wholesalers and retailers are all eligible to enter. While the subject matter of the campaign may be any aspect of grocery retailing, the marketing campaign should include some or all of... View Article

Entries close on March 16th for Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards

Entries close on March 16th for Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards

Now in their 30th year, the Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards are an opportunity for companies within the Northern Ireland food sector to shine a light on their successes and achievements. An integral part of the annual GroceryAid Ulster Grocers’ Ball, the awards will take place at the Culloden Estate &... View Article

Best Artisan Food Product Campaign

Best Artisan Food Product Campaign

Introduced to recognise an emergent category in the local grocery sector, Best Artisan Food Product Campaign recognises that small producers often have limited marketing resources at their disposal but can make clever use of them. This category is open to producers, manufacturers, wholesalers or retailers marketing artisan food, and entries... View Article

Green Retailer of the Year Award

Green Retailer of the Year Award

Sponsored by NI Trucks, Green Retailer of the Year is one of only two categories in the Awards (alongside CSR/Charity) which are not judged exclusively on marketing activity. This category is open to retailers of any size from single shop traders to national groups operating in the Northern Ireland market.... View Article

Best In-Store Consumer Sales Promotion

Best In-Store Consumer Sales Promotion

Sponsored by Aqua Twist (DCS Ltd), Best In-Store Consumer Sales Promotion could be a standalone promotion by a retailer or supplier. Equally, it could potentially involve a joint promotion between two companies, for example, two manufacturers/brand owners running a cross-promotion on complementary products or a retail group and a manufacturer working together... View Article

Best CSR Initiative/Charity Partnership

Best CSR Initiative/Charity Partnership

Sponsored by Northern Snack Foods the Best CSR Initiative/Charity Partnership Award is focused on the strength and commitment shown by retailers, producers, wholesalers and suppliers to CSR/charity initiatives and partnerships rather than the marketing of such activity. Open to any business operating in the retail grocery sector, from small producers and independent... View Article

Best New Product Launch/Relaunch Award

Best New Product Launch/Relaunch Award

Sponsored by mxb shopper marketing agency the Best New Product Launch/Relaunch Award invites entries from brand owners outlining their marketing activity to launch any new grocery product (not limited to, but including, food and drink) into the marketplace. This may include any of the following: press, TV, radio, outdoor, in-store... View Article

Best Brand Award

Best Brand Award

Sponsored by Henderson Food Machinery the Best Brand Award is among the most prestigious and tightly-fought categories. Best Brand welcomes entries outlining marketing activity aimed at building a brand of any size in the Northern Ireland grocery market. The brand could be, but is not limited to, food and drink, and... View Article

Best Food Export Marketing Award

Best Food Export Marketing Award

Sponsored by McGowan’s Print The Best Food Export Marketing Award recognises efforts to successfully market, gain access and launch local products into international markets (from the Republic of Ireland and Great Britain to the other side of the world). Any local food, drink or other grocery product which has successfully gained access... View Article

Lorraine Hall Young Marketeer Award

Lorraine Hall Young Marketeer Award

Sponsored by Kestrel Foods, The Lorraine Hall Young Marketeer Award will seek to recognise passion and drive among the up-and-coming marketing stars of the future; those who show they have already, in their short careers, made significant contributions to the industry. The judges will look for evidence of a candidate’s success across... View Article