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Lewis & Cooper's Awards Gallery

 

During its 100+ years in business, Lewis & Cooper is proud to have been recognised in many award ceremonies as a strong contender within the independent retail sector. Here are some of the accolades we have worked hard to achieve in the last few years…

 

Northallerton Store Awards

Lewis & Cooper People Awards

L&C Manufacturing Awards

Tea Room Awards

Wine Department Awards

 

Northallerton Store Awards

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2009
- 1 Star Gold Award 2008 - Lewis & Cooper Gluten Free Plum Puddings & Fruitcakes
Yorkshire Moors & Coast - Tourism Award 2008
Finalist - Tourism Retail of the Year
The Grocer Gold Award 2008 With more than 200 businesses in the running for the shortlist, Lewis & Cooper made it to the final four in our category.
The Grocer Gold Award 2008
Finalist - Independent Retailer of the Year
The Grocer Gold Award 2008 Lewis & Cooper fought off tough competition to make it to the final four in the Independent Retailer of the Year category at the prestigious Grocer Magazine Gold Awards 2008.
Deliciously Yorkshire Awards 2007
Independent Retailer of the Year
Deliciously Yorkshire Awards 2007 The Lewis & Cooper team receiving their award

Pictured: Wendy Robinson and Kate Wintersgill from Lewis & Cooper collect the award from Jonathan Knight (Chief Executive Officer - RFGYH) and Chris Jennings (Yorkshire Life magazine, the award sponsor) in November 2007. The awards ceremony was held at Merchant Adventurers Hall in York.

Warburton Quality Awards 2007
Merchandising Category Winner

Pictured: Tony Howard collects Lewis & Cooper's award at The Berkshire Hotel, London fom Andrew Skingley, Products Editor of Independent Retail News, and Jonathan Warburton, Chairman of Warburtons.

The award particularly recognised our in-store events programme, private store tours and tasting evenings.

Flavours of Hambleton Awards 2006
Specialist Retailer of the Year
Flavours of Hambleton 2006 Lewis & Cooper receives the award

Pictured: Bettina Bell, Lewis & Cooper Retail Director, collects the award.

Deliciouslyorkshire Annual Awards 2006
Best Independent Retailer of the Year
Deliciously Yorkshire Awards 2007
Flavours of Hambleton Awards 2005
- Specialist Retailer of the Year Finalist
Flavours of Hambleton 2005

 

The Independent Retailer Magazine - Retail Industry Awards 2003
Independent Retailer of the Year over 3,000 sq ft Finalist 2003

 

Lewis & Cooper People Awards

 

Flavours of Hambleton Awards 2006
Outstanding Achievement of the Year

Flavours of Hambleton 2006

Awarded to Tony Howard, who retired from Lewis & Cooper as Managing Director in 2006, but continues to do sterling ambassadorial work for the business and champions the wider world of independent producers and retailers.

The Yorkshire Independent Grocers Association Awards 2004
Lifetime Achievement Award
Yiga Conveniently Local

Awarded to Mr Howard

The Yorkshire Independent Grocers Association Awards 2004
Joint Manager of the Year Award
Yiga Conveniently Local

Awarded to Wendy Robinson, Production Manager and Helen Barnard, Hamper Manager

The Yorkshire Independent Grocers Association Awards 2004
Trainee of the Year Award
Yiga Conveniently Local

Awarded to Wendy Robinson, Production Manager and Helen Barnard, Hamper Manager

The Yorkshire Independent Grocers Association Awards 2003
- Best Retailer of Yorkshire Food & Drink – Manager of the Year
Yiga Conveniently Local

Awarded to Lewis & Cooper’s Fabrice Marcotullio, Deli Manager

The Yorkshire Independent Grocers Association Awards 2003
- Best Retailer of Yorkshire Food & Drink – Trainee of the Year
Yiga Conveniently Local

Awarded to Lewis & Cooper’s Helen Thompson, Deli Supervisor Trainee

 

L&C Manufacturing Awards

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2011
- 3 Star Gold Award 2011 - Lewis & Cooper Traditional Plum Puddings
- 2 Star Gold Award 2011 - Lewis & Cooper Luxury Fruitcake
Great Taste Gold '08 3 Star

Our handmade gluten free plum puddings and Fruitcakes won the Gold 1 Star award at this years Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2008
- 3 Star Gold Award 2008 - Lewis & Cooper Gluten Free Plum Puddings
Great Taste Gold '08 3 Star

Our handmade gluten free plum puddings won the top Gold 3 Star award at this years Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2008
- 1 Star Gold Award 2008 - Lewis & Cooper Vegetarian Plum Puddings
Great Taste Gold '08 1 Star

Our handmade vegetarian plum puddings won Gold 1 Star award at this years Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2007
- 3 Star Gold Award 2007 - Lewis & Cooper Plum Puddings
Great Taste Gold '07

Our handmade plum puddings have consistently won Gold at the food industry Oscars.

Guild of Fine Food Retailers Great Taste Awards 2003 & 2006
- Gold Taste Awards 2003 & 2006 - Lewis & Cooper Plum Puddings
Great Taste Awards - Gold

Our handmade plum puddings have consistently won Gold at the food industry Oscars.
2007 saw a new awards format and winners logo (see above)

 

Tearooms Awards

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

We've earned a another certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor for having consistently great reviews .

Deliciously Yorkshire Breakfast 2008

Deliciously Yorkshire Breakfast
Enjoy our delicious award winning breakfast in our first floor Centenary Tearooms overlooking Northallerton High Street.
White Rose Awards for Tourism 2007
Taste of Yorkshire Finalist (2007)
Yourkshire Tourist Board Our Centenary Tea Rooms, with their locally inspired menu championing smaller independent producers made it into the finals of this hotly contested category.

 

Wine Department Awards

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Finalist in the International Wine and Spirit Competition for Independent Wine Merchant of the Year

In the end we were pipped to the post by a retailer from Birmingham, but our wine department manager Angela Metcalfe, who enjoyed an awards banquet on Wednesday, November 12, said: "It would have course have amazing to have added this accolade to our collection, but it's a measure of our quality that we reached the final.
"We would like to say a big thank you to our loyal customers for voting us onto the shortlist in the first place."  

Lewis & Cooper has previously been honoured to win the International Wine Challenge's award as Regional Wine Merchant for the North-East and Yorkshire, Independent Wine Merchant of the Year in the Drinks Business Awards and the Off Licence News Independent Wine Retailer award.

We remain the only independent in the UK to have carried off awards at all three of these prestigious UK wine competitions.

 

International Wine Challenge 2009
- North East England Regional Merchant of the Year
- Small Independent of the Year Highly Commended

Drinks Retailing Awards - OLN

We're so thrilled - Lewis & Cooper is the only independent in the UK to have carried off awards at all three of the country’s most prestigious wine competitions.

Drinks Retailing Awards - OLN

Pictured: Danny Cameron and Angela Searle celebrate the good news in our Wine Department.

Drinks Business Awards 2007
Independent Wine Retailer of the Year (2007)
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Pictured: Danny Cameron, Wine Consultant and Angela Searle, Wine Department Supervisor collect the award.

OLN Awards 2006
- Independent Wine Retailer (2006)
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Pictured: Danny Cameron collects the OLN’s Drinks Retailing Awards – one of the most hotly-contested and respected awards for the UK off-trade.