Pinkerton’s Day Today, Plumbridge, has been named as ‘Rural Store of the Year’ by independent trade magazine, The Neighbourhood Retailer. The Day Today store received its reward at the annual Neighbourhood Retailer Awards on Friday 22nd October at a celebratory dinner held in the Ramada Hotel, Belfast.
This prestigious accolade serves to acknowledge the outstanding contribution of the Day Today store to the sector, in consistently delivering a very strong value for money offering and an impeccable service in the rural community of Plumbridge.
Commenting on the award, store owner, John Pinkerton, paid tribute to the Day Today sales team and his own staff. “I believe that the greatest asset of our store is the dedication of the entire team involved in bringing an impeccable service to our customers. Pinkerton’s is a long established name in Plumbridge and by working with the Day Today team for over eight years, we are always striving towards a common goal, which is providing the best value, service and range for every customer.
We are proud that Pinkerton’s Day Today has been recognised as Rural Store of the Year.“
Congratulating Pinkerton’s Day Today, Jim Ratican, Delivered Business Sales Manager Musgrave Wholesale Partners NI said “Musgrave Wholesale Partners are absolutely delighted for everyone at Pinkerton’s Day Today on achieving this fantastic award. This success underlines the passion and enthusiasm that John and his team have in improving and maintaining a consistently high standard in the Plumbridge store. Furthermore, the Rural Store of the Year category also demands that entrepreneurial retailers go the extra mile and operate at the heart of rural communities, which Pinkerton’s Day Today endorses daily.
This success also recognises the commitment given to developing the Day Today fascia, in supporting the needs of independent retailers with a competitive value for money offering and enabling them to provide a quality service to their local communities.“