Fiveways scores hat trick at prestigious retailer awards

November 7, 2016

The Fiveways Nisa Extra in Newry is celebrating after scoring a hat trick of prestigious industry prizes during a star-studded Neighbourhood Retailer Awards ceremony in Belfast last month.

The popular supermarket and filling station were the big winners on the night picking up an impressive three awards, including the overall Neighbourhood Retailer of the Year prize.

The store took home the Deli of the Year and Neighbourhood Store of the Year Category Three trophies, as well as the coveted overall prize.

Hosted by king of the catchphrase Roy Walker, the event, saw almost 500 NI retailers descend on the Ramada Plaza in Belfast for the glittering contest.

The 2016 awards were among the biggest in its 18 year history with Q Radio the official media partner of this year’s event.

Commenting on the success of the awards, organiser and publisher of Neighbourhood Retailer, Bill Penton, said: “The 2016 Neighbourhood Retailers awards have been incredibly successful. We would like to thank our fantastic sponsors for all their support, especially our overall sponsor Nestle Professional.

Congratulating overall winners, the Fiveways, he added,

“This is an exceptional store and has consistently impressed our judges over a number of years. This year, however, they pulled out all the stops by winning three trophies in one evening – an incredible achievement.”

Commenting on their awards success, the Fiveways management extended a massive thank you to their “amazing staff members and our loyal customers who made this possible.”