Best New Business Awards

Retail Business of the Year

The Retail Business of the Year will be a retailer that has shown growth in sales since launching. This could be in a face to face setting or online. Evidence clearly how you show longevity, innovation and customer service.​

Terms and Conditions

  1. You may enter up to 3 categories
  2. All entries as well as supporting documents must be submitted online, if you have any queries about hard copies of evidence please contact the team
  3. The competition is open to all businesses Nationally who commenced business between 1st June 2015 and 1st June 2018
  4. Entries are £10 + VAT
  5. Please see individual awards for specific rules
  6. The comments made on your application form should be accurate to the best of your knowledge
  7. The Judges will be representatives from each of the sponsors and guest judges, who are well respected experts in their field
  8. The Judges reserve the right to move your application to another category or to add you to another category
  9. The Judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into
  10. By entering these awards, you agree to our business partners and sponsors having access to your contact details
  11. Entrants must be available for consultation with the judges should the need arise
  12. By entering the awards, you agree to partake in publicity of the awards including the use of any images taken
  13. Should a category not receive sufficient entries, it will be withdrawn from the Awards Ceremony
  14. Entries will only be accepted on the official entry form
  15. Entry is solely on your application form, there will be no site visits
  16. The closing date for all entries is the Thursday 24th January 2019 at 5pm
  17. We reserve the right to extend the deadline
  18. All finalists will be required to attend the Grand Final evening at their own cost
  19. The Grand Final will take place in London
  20. Please note that due to the nature of the Awards Night, Children under the age of 16 will not be able to attend
  21. Refund policy – Entry Fees, there is 50% refund within 45 days of closing date and zero refund within 30 days of closing date
  22. Refund policy – Grand Final Tickets , there is a 50% refund within 45 days of event and zero refund within 30 days of event

Please note:   Any financial information provided will be treated in the strictest confidence and will not be disclosed to anyone other than the panel of judges.

If you have any questions please email or call 01908 542720

Award Submission


Only pay when you have completed your application