Hyperama wins Landmark top award again

Hyperama was once again named member of the year at Landmark Wholesale’s annual awards dinner, held recently in Glasgow.

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The winning team from Hyperama with Landmark’s trading director John Searle (left) and outgoing managing director Martin Williams (right).

Parfetts collected the top own-brand member trophy and the leading cash & carry depot prize for its Sheffield branch. Blakemore Wholesale’s Gateshead depot picked up the top delivered award.

Among the suppliers, JTI was named business partner of the year, while Coca-Cola European Partners was handed the business development partner award. Mondelez International was adjudged the most improved partner.

At the awards evening, outgoing managing director Martin Williams received a standing ovation. It was his last Landmark event after 33 years with the organisation.

In his his farewell speech, Williams commented: “The Landmark awards evening is a real highlight in the calendar. It was wonderful to celebrate the group’s successes with so many of our members, suppliers and staff. I thank everyone for their warm wishes for the future.”

Other winners were:

Out of home development member: Jones Food Solutions

Out of home ambient food supplier: Premier Foods

Out of home chilled/frozen supplier: Ornua Ingredients UK

Out of home non-food supplier: Wrapex

Out of home impulse supplier: KP Snacks

Tobacco/licensed partner: Heineken UK

Out of home soft drinks supplier: Mulrines

Grocery supplier: Premier Foods

Retail development member: J W Gray & Co

Out of home licensed supplier and most improved supplier: AB InBev

Impulse supplier: Lucozade Ribena Suntory

Depot execution team leader: Patrick Ching, Hyperama Peterborough

Central office employee: Kirsty Winkel

Out of home supplier: Robinson Young

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Published Date: November 14, 2016
Category: Events News, Wholesale Industry News