Farm Shop & Deli Show 2018 - Welcome

See the 2017 Retailer of the Year

Keelham Farm Shop

Enter the 2018 Awards

Entries are now open and will close on 30th September 2017.

What are the Farm Shop & Deli Awards?

In 2018 Farm Shop & Deli Awards will enter their 5th year in recognising, and celebrating, the very best standards in the UK’s independent, specialist retail market. With an expert panel of judges joining Nigel Barden Chair of Judges, the Awards will celebrate the highest levels of service, product knowledge, initiative, innovation and community involvement, offered by our heroes of the high-street.

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Entries for 2018 are now open and will close on Saturday 30th September 2017.

What our judges look for

Take a look at our selection of videos here and find out what our jusges look for.


Please fine below useful information about the Awards and our 2017 judges, finalists and winners. 


Meet our 2017 judges

Every November, Chair of Judges Nigel Barden and Co-chair of Judges, Elaine Lemm are joined by experts from the world of speciality retail, fine food and food media to form our judging panel.

They come together to evaluate the online entries and consumer votes for the Farm Shop & Deli Awards. Find out more about our 2017 judges.

Our 2018 judging panel will be announced later this year.


Meet our 2017 Retailer of the Year Keelham Farm Shop

The Farm Shop & Deli Awards caught up with Victoria and her crew at Keelham Farm Shop earlier this year.

Take a look at our video to find out more about what makes Keelham Farm Shop a worthy winner, and what Victoria will be looking for as an awards judge next year:


Meet our 2017 category and regional finalists and winners

Our 2017 Farm Shop & Deli Awards came to a finale on Monday 24th April 2017 when our finalists gathered at Farm Shop & Deli Show for the eagerly awaited Winners Announcement Ceremony. 

Meet our fantastic 2017 Farm Shop & Deli Awards Finalists.

Category and Regional winners, plus the overall 'Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year', were revealed live on stage at the show by Chair of Judges Nigel Barden.

Congratulations to all our 2017 Regional and Category winners, plus our 'Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year' - read our press release to find out more about our current winners, or follow the links below:

See our 2017 Category and Regional winners 

Read more about our 2017 'Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year' winner, Keelham Farm Shop from Skipton.


How to enter

Our 2018 entries are now open and will close on Saturday 30th September 2017. Click on the link below to commence your entry - and the best of luck!

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Find out more about the Awards

 Follow the link below to find out more about the awards:

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How can customers get involved? 

Customer comments are important to the judging process and a chance to show support for local retailers. The consumer votes help decide the category, regional and overall Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year Award winners.

Online voting for the 2018 Awards is now open and will close end of October.

Voting is quick and easy - simply click on the link below, select the retailer(s) you wish to vote for, complete the online voting form and submit your vote!

All online voters will be entered into a prize draw to win a food hamper. The winner will be selected and notified after the online voting closes at the end of October - good luck!



Sponsorship opportunities

If you are interested in being one of our Farm Shop & Deli Sponsors, please get in touch with us to discuss your options!

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In partnership with:

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Winners announcement takes place at:

Farm Shop & Deli Show

Category Awards

Baker of the Year 
Butcher of the Year
Cheesemonger of the Year
Deli of the Year
Farm Shop of the Year - Large
Farm Shop of the Year - Small
Fishmonger of the Year
Food hall of the Year
Greengrocer of the Year
Local shop of the Year 
Market of the Year 
Online business of the Year 

Regional Awards

East Anglia
North East
North West
Northern Ireland
South East
South West

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