Welcome Awards 2015
Asian Media & Marketing Group will host the 27th Asian Trader Awards on Wednesday 4 November. The Asian Trader awards are without doubt the highlight of the year for the independent retailing industry and gathers all the key players together to recognise and reward the very best of independent retailing.
Following last year's awe-inspiring Asian Trader Awards, we received wonderful comments from all who attended. There were some first-rate victors on the night who have raised the bar for the 2015 finalists.
The commitment, expertise and hard work of the UK's independent retailers to improve their store offering has resulted in the convenience channel enjoying growth once again this year. Convenience is where consumers want to shop and independent retailers have been quick to respond to this trend and take retailing to the next level. Independent retailers have experienced a challenging economic climate in recent years however their ability to manage and capitalise on shopping trends like the top-up shop and to improve their store layout has kept them ahead of the game. The real success of Independent retailing relies on the key qualities of customer service, being part of the local community and championing independent retailing. [ Read More ]