Company gains Retail Experience trophy at 2014 Dorset Business Awards.
Allum & Sidaway picked up the Retail Experience award at the 20th annual Dorset Business Awards, during a ceremony attended by nearly 700 local business representatives last week.
The jewellery retailer was nominated in two categories: the Princecroft Willis Family Business Award and Retail Experience, sponsored by the Dolphin Shopping Centre.
The Awards are organised and run by the Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry in order to showcase hard work, commitment and achievements of individuals and organisations within the region.
Allum & Sidaway were presented with their award at a special 1920s themed ceremony on November 27.
Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry chief executive Ian Girling, commented: “This year’s awards received a record number of entries from across the region. The high quality of the business activity coming out of our region is remarkable.”
Allum & Sidaway managing director Jason Allum, added: “We had a fantastic evening and we couldn’t be more thrilled to be finalists and a winner this evening of Retail Experience. I am so proud of everyone in the entire Allum & Sidaway company. We will continue to offer our customers a true retail experience of celebrated world-wide brands and diverse and inspirational collections, as our sole aim is to provide an enjoyable and memorable experience.
“We have seven fantastic teams, including our two Pandora franchises and a further Pandora franchise in the pipeline, and today they are all winners. My thanks go to the Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry for establishing this premier business event in the county as a platform to demonstrate our business goals and achievements”.
Allum & Sidaway currently operates stores in Dorchester, Shaftesbury, Ringwood, Gillingham and Salisbury and Pandora franchises in Weymouth and Andover.