Recognising the UK’s top wine retailers and offering wine drinkers an indispensable guide to the best wine merchants, supermarkets, independent shops and online retailers, results for the 2020 Decanter Retailer Awards were announced Monday 7 September.
Unable to hold the annual Decanter Retailer Awards Ceremony to announce, award and celebrate this year’s winners, we asked retailers to share their win with us.
Scroll down to see some of this year’s award-winning retailers and discover where to shop for the best wine selections…
The 2020 Decanter Retailer Awards included 34 categories for Specialist, Local, Regional, National and Online categories. Almost 100 retailers were Shortlisted with a final 27 Runners-up and 34 Winners being awarded.
Decanter Retailer Awards 2020: Photo Highlights
Pictured: Buyer Victoria Anderson, Edwin Booth, CEO and Chairman of Booths and John Gill, Head of Marketing & Trading
Runner-up: Roberson Wine
Some 80% of The Wine Society’s sales are now online and, with a sensational range and ingenuity in customer engagement, it remains a standard-bearer for UK wine retail. Roberson displays a commitment, nimbleness and style online that sets it apart – at the peak of the pandemic, its online retail was up 1,000% year-on-year, with proceeds reinvested in the site.
Pictured: Daniel Grigg, Managing Director
Pictured: Hal Wilson (center), MD and wine buyers, Alice Archer and Stewart Travers
Pictured: Peter Wood, Owner
Pictured: Simon Taylor, Owner & Buyer
Pictured: Iris Ellmann, Managing Director
Pictured: Jamie Mattewson, Partner & Wine Buying Manager at Waitrose
Pictured: Matt Hodgson, Managing Director
Pictured: Philip Byrne, Partner
Pictured: John Charles Townend, Managing Director
Pictured: Howard Jones, Proprietor
Pictured: Robert Bagot, Company Director
Pictured: Dawn Davies MW, Head Buyer