The Today’s Group held its annual Member and Supplier Awards Dinner on April 25.
The award winners were selected by Nisa-Today’s key executives in recognition of individual performances throughout the year as well as outstanding commitment to the group.
The award for Best Cash Carry was given to Khanjra Co, which in the last year has focused on developing the catering departments and invested in chilled display space.
Best Delivered Wholesaler was awarded to Holmes Wholesale Services in Northern Ireland. After a management buyout two years ago it has redeveloped its catering trade and invested in retailer customer stores.
Best Specialist Wholesaler was given to Imperial Cash Carry, which started life three years ago when the Mulchandani family made an investment in a new purpose-built specialist licensed cash and carry.
The Chairman’s Award, which recognises members who have shown excellence in all aspects of wholesaling throughout the year, including industry contribution and work within the community, was awarded to Viv Lewis of Luther Lewis.
In the suppliers awards Masterfoods was Best Grocery Supplier, Constellation was Best Licensed Supplier and Glaxo SmithKline won the Best Impulse Supplier Award. Vimto was Best Supporting Supplier and Nestl eacute; won the Best Foodservice Supplier Award.