The team in Doncaster, led by store manager Daniel Reed was awarded the top accolade after a “ fantastic “ sales performance for the year, beating both its 2018 sales figures and 2019 sales targets by around 30 per cent.
Commenting on the store’s win at the conference, Daniel said: “Being named as Crown Decorating Centres’ Store of the Year 2019 is an incredible accolade for the Doncaster store, and my team and I are proud of this recognition from Crown Paints for what has been an exceptional year for us. My thanks go to the whole Doncaster store team and our area manager Liam Wager for their support in 2019.”
Crown Decorating Centres’ annual conference also recognises the successes of other stores within its network, with a total of 15 categories recognising the achievements of both regions and individual decorating centres. And as overall Store of the Year, Doncaster was also named as Regional Store of the Year 2019 for the Yorkshire & North East Region.
Other recipients of key awards included Glasgow Shawfield, which was refurbished in 2018 and was named Regional Store of the Year 2019 in Scotland and Newquay, which took the title of New Store of the Year 2019. The South East (West) region, managed by Nick Scully, also celebrated a successful night – taking the prestigious title of Region of the Year 2019.