Outstanding Retailer Awards
The Outstanding Retailer Award competition honors leading specialty food retailers who are nominated and selected by a panel of Specialty Food Association members, consisting of manufacturers, distributors, importers and retailers who review and select the Finalists and Winners. Winners are presented with gold statues at the Summer Fancy Food Show, receive extensive publicity in their local media and are featured in the May/June issue of Specialty Food Magazine.
Outstanding Retailers of 2013 Announced!
Specialty Food Magazine and the Specialty Food Association present the five Outstanding Retailers of 2013. The following companies from across the U.S. were nominated by members of the Association, who were asked to recommend stores based on the qualities of a successful specialty food establishment, such as uniqueness, customer service and product knowledge. Each of this year’s winners epitomizes those traits: These merchants share a commitment to premium food, service and loyalty to their community.
And the winners are..
- Lazy Acres Market
- Oliver’s Market
- Shady Maple Farm Market
- Sweet Grass Dairy Cheese Shop
Read all about this year's Outstanding Retailers by clicking on the links below.
Outstanding Retailer Award Profiles
The Specialty Food Association’s Outstanding Retailers of 2013 will be recognized at the red-carpet sofi Awards ceremony at the Summer Fancy Food Show on Monday, July 1 from 5–7 p.m.
This charming specialty and natural food store is warm and inviting while offering an exceptional selection of products, from house-made organic breads and European butter to a vast selection of local organic produce. Known for its unmatched customer service, Lazy Acres Market prides itself on ...
The Specialty Food Association is seeking nominations for the Outstanding Retailers of 2013.