To be held in Melbourne on July 10, the awards provide an opportunity for the industry to recognise stores, suppliers and staff who go above and beyond in the day-to-day running of their businesses.
The Hardware Industry Awards also seek to recognise the best in the independent hardware industry across all brands and buying groups.
Hardware Australia recognises that Victorian’s are doing it tough and believes that the awards is a great opportunity to celebrate, recognise and reward those stores, suppliers and employees who have gone above and beyond producing the best service over the last 12 months.
Hardware Australia is inviting the hardware industry to take part in the awards by nominating their brightest and finest employees, suppliers and/or store (s). Categories for the awards include:
Legend of the Year
Industry Rising Star
Store Employee of the Year
30+ Years of Service
Sales Representative of the Year
Supplier of the Year (Eight categories)
Store of the Year under 2500 square metres
Store of the Year over 2500 square metres
Trade Store of the Year
Garden Department of the Year
State-wide awards to be held by Hardware Australia throughout the remainder of the year include the Queensland Industry Awards to be held on July 17, the South Australian Hardware Industry Awards to be held on August 13, and the New South Wales Hardware & Industry Legends Awards to be held on September 10.
Nominations for the Vic/Tas Industry Awards close this Friday June 11. To nominate simply go to www.hardwareaustralia.com.au and click on ‘nominate now’ at the bottom of the page.