Limerick shortlisted for award at Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017
By ilovelimerick correspondent Frances Watkins
Limerick has been shortlisted for an award at the Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017. The Treaty City is one of five towns or cities, Ennis, Swords, Trim and Waterford City who are contending for Ireland’s friendliest place at the Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017.
The Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017 will be taking place in Killarney on November 9. The awards are run annually by Retail Excellence Ireland. The aim of the awards is to drive up standards in retail operations and town centres throughout Ireland.
Last year, Navan In Co.Meath was awarded the Ireland’s friendliest place accolade and Limerick hopes to follow in their footsteps at the Retail Excellence Awards 2017.
David Fitzsimons, the chief executive of Retail Excellence said: “Ireland is renowned the world over for its warm welcome and hospitality to all. This is always particularly evident in retail operations throughout every village, town, and city in the country and this is why it is important to mark the significant contribution being made by retailers and city and county councils in driving standards.”
He said the five areas selected represent “standard bearers in driving customer excellence, hospitality and pride”.
The Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017 will identify and celebrate those retailers who are delivering exceptional service and standards for their customers. Entering the Awards will allow retailers to gain valuable learnings for their business. Retail Excellence in association with Barclaycard are inviting retailers to enter Ireland’s most prestigious Awards – choose the relevant categories for your business and get your team behind you! The challenge will re-energize, unite and motivate your team!
Choose from the following categories:
National Store of the Year Award
Ireland’s Friendliest Place
Manager of the Year
Rising Star of the Year
Website of the Year
Best New Website of the Year
Best Digital Campaign of the Year
Supplier of the Year
For more information on the Retail Excellence Ireland Awards 2017 and to enter click here
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