The list comprises retailers from around the country in every sector within the Irish Retail Industry.
The Store of the Year competition is the central part of the Retail Excellence Annual Awards, which were established in 1997 to promote best practice and encourage the highest standards in the Irish Retail Industry. They are now the largest and most prestigious of their kind in Ireland.
The Top 30 stores will now be rigorously tested with a financial audit and an onsite visit from Retail Excellence and Echochamber, our UK Retail Excellence Consultant partners. The sectoral category winners, Top 5 Stores and the National Store of the Year will be announced at a black-tie Awards banquet on Saturday, November 11th in the Malton Hotel, Killarney, County Kerry.
The 4 Waterford stores in the Top 30 are:
- Applegreen –Waterford Road, Crobally Lower, Tramore
- House of Waterford Crystal
- Mulligans Pharmacy, Cedar House, Dunmore Road
- TRM, Michael Street