Ireland’s grocery retail industry gathered at Dublin’s Royal Marine Hotel last night, Wednesday, 6 July, for the 2022 ShelfLife Grocery Management Awards, recognising individual management excellence in the sector.
With 350 guests in attendance. 23 awards were presented, honouring the best in the many departments that make up local convenience stores and supermarkets, culminating in the grand prize of ShelfLife National Grocery Retail Manager of the Year.
Led by MC Shay Byrne of RTE Radio One’s Rising Time, the prestigious, independently judged awards ceremony is supported by platinum sponsor Bank of Ireland and carried out in association with Excel Recruitment.
On the night there were two Wicklow winners Veronica Kenny from Candy’s Costcutter, Carnew picked up the In-Store Bakery Manager of the Year while the second Wicklow winner on the night was Alicia Skwarek from Centra on Ferrybank in Arklow who picked up the C-Store Delicatessen/Food to Go Manager of the Year Award.
In-Store Bakery Manager of the Year – Sponsored by ShelfLife Magazine
Veronica Kenny, Candy’s Costcutter, Carnew
C-Store Delicatessen/Food to Go Manager of the Year – Sponsored by ShelfLife Magazine
Alicia Skwarek, Centra, Ferrybank, Arklow.