Martin Kelleher, Barbara Cross, Ian Allen, James Keegan, JF Michel (Award Sponsor) and Andrew Cross
Cross’ SuperValu in Newbridge was announced as a finalist in the running for the highly coveted ‘SuperValu Store of the Year 2019’ title, making them among the top thirteen SuperValu stores in Ireland.
The Kildare store fought off stiff competition from 219 SuperValu stores across the country.
The Newbridge store was presented with their finalist award by Martin Kelleher, SuperValu Managing Director, Ian Allen, SuperValu Sales Director and JF Michel, Account Director of Three Business, the competition sponsors.
SuperValu stores throughout the Republic of Ireland were assessed and adjudicated by independent competition judge, Matthew Brown to determine the most deserving winner. The audits focused on product range and innovation, store presentation, fresh food offering, customer care and store quality and hygiene standards.
SuperValu Managing Director, Martin Kelleher praised the stores success. “This is a tremendous achievement for these finalists, as they have maintained exceptionally high retail standards across all areas of the store. SuperValu stores work hard to succeed in a very competitive market and it is the passion of the independent entrepreneurial retailers and their enthusiastic teams that is pinnacle to their success.” he said.