The CTP Awards are hosted and organised by shopper insights specialist, him!. These prestigious awards recognise the 'best in class' in convenience shopping, as judged by 20,000 shoppers and 2,000 store staff and managers.
Held at the Royal Martime Museum in Greenwich, him!'s CTP Awards welcomed hundreds of distinguished guests from the world of UK retail. In support of quality workplace training, BOLT Learning sponsored the award category 'Best Convenience Retailer for Staff Training and Development, as voted by retailer's staff.'
him!'s research and consultancy provides an insight into shopper behaviour within the retail convenience sector. Their CTP (convenience tracking programme) surveys over 20,000 shoppers and 2,000 store staff and managers. This invaluable information provides retailers and suppliers with a universal 'common language' by highlighting key trends in shopper behaviour, which identifies further areas of opportunity for retailers. him!'s annual CTP awards champions the retailers that provide the best experience and environment for both customers and employees.
Our CEO, Tamlin Roberts, was delighted to present the award for 'Best Convenience Retailer for Staff Training and Development, as voted by retailer's staff' to Premier Stores, who secured the win based on votes from their own employees. Premier have over 2950 stores nationwide and pride themselves on offering, 'the very best value in convenience products combined with the personality and entrepreneurial spirit of the independent retailer.'
This award highlights the importance of workplace training for employee satisfaction and loyalty; Premier's success suggests the company has strengthened both of these qualities in their own staff through effective training.