Gardiner-Whites in Burnham-on-Sea’s High Street scooped a gold award for the Taste of West Specialist Retailer/Deli.
The accolade is the 0.33 gold Taste of West award Gardiner-Whites has gained because it opened simply two years in the past.
Jacqui Gardiner-White, co-owner of Gardiner Whites, said she is ‘pleased’ the store has received the award and praised her group for their hard work.
“We run our shop for the network and continually strive to fulfill our clients call for, this award is testomony to the tough paintings and sheer willpower of our team,” Jacqui stated.
“We usually try to supply as nearby as possible and we are usually looking at approaches to make our shop a better vicinity for our clients.
“We are truly proud of the store we have created and wish that by using tasks like sincerely plastic unfastened and handing over produce in an electric powered car powered by means of green power we are making a high quality effect inside our nearby community.”
The deli and grocers, which sells fruit, vegetables and merchandise from Somerset manufacturers, also gained Independent Retailer Of the Year on the Somerset Life Magazine Awards earlier this yr.
A spokesperson for Taste Of West South West England, stated: “This commercial enterprise is all about working with local providers and producers, speaking it properly to customers, and jogging a remarkable provider inside the neighborhood network.
“The variety is strong, properly priced, wonderful first-class and freshness of foods is immensely obvious.
“Some remarkable thoughts being accomplished so properly – recipe bags, produce boxes, deli space as well as chilled and ambient classes nicely supported.
“Online is likewise nicely represented through the e-commerce web site and social media presence.
“Engaging with customers is natural to this workforce group, and gaining comments (and acting upon it) is so important in their development. Success is nicely deserved, maybe its time to open a 2d save?”