Hangingditch wins again – (IWSC) Independent Retailer of the Year award 2011

IWSC2010_RumTrophySPOTWe’re celebrating. Hangingditch wine merchants this week won the coveted International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) Independent Retailer of the Year award bringing to 15 the number of awards they have notched up since opening 3 years ago.

Awards include:

Decanter – Innovative Wine Merchant of the Year 2011 – winner
Harpers Top Merchants Awards – Outstanding Customer Service -2011 – winner
Drinks Retailing Awards – Independent Drinks Retailer 2011 – finalist
Drinks Business Awards – Young Achiever of the Year -2010 – winner
Drinks Business Awards – Retail Buying Team -2010 – runner up
Manchester Food & Drinks Festival – Best Wine List 2010 – winner
Decanter – Small Regional Wine Merchant of the Year 2010 – finalist
International Wine Challenge – Regional Merchant for Northern England 2010 – winner
Imbibe Service Awards 2009 – special commendation
North West Wine & Spirit Association – Wine Retailer of the Year 2009 – finalist
Drinks Business Awards – Independent Retailer 2009 – finalist
Decanter – Small Independent Retailer 2009 – finalist
Manchester Food & Drink Festival – Best Retail Food and Drink Outlet 2009- finalist
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors North West – Tourism & Leisure Award 2009 – finalist

Ben Stephenson, Managing Director, said: “We are proud to have achieved so much in such a short space of time. It’s great that a small independent retailer from Manchester is standing on the podium alongside big industry players and high end supermarkets.”

decanter regional wine retailer winner 2012
Winner IWSC
Independent Merchant of the year 2011
Winner Decanter Innovative Wine Merchant of the Year 2011
Winner Harpers Outstanding Customer Service 2011
Winner Int Wine Challenge Merchant of the Year Award 2010
Winner Decanter Regional Wine Merchant 2012
Winner Drinks
Business Awards Young
Achiever 2010
Winner Mcr Food & Drink Festival Wine Retailer of the Year 2012