Claudette picks up top Eason's award
Staff at Eason's in Arklow are celebrating a national award received by their News Department Manager in recent days.
Claudette Kavanagh was named the News Department Manager of the year at the ShelfLife Gram Awards and received her award at a gala dinner in Dublin.
The local employee at the Eason's branch in Bridgewater Centre beat off stiff competition from all over the country to come out on top in her category.
Branch Manager Angela Flanagan congratulated Claudette on her achievement.
'We are delighted for Claudette. This is a fantastic achievement and even more so given that there were nominees from all over the country,' she said.
Publisher of ShelfLife John McDonald said 'the calibre of retail managers that enter these awards is outstanding. They are the cream of the crop and the work they do to drive sales, drive performance and drive their staff to achieve is worth celebrating. ShelfLife are delighted to be showcasing Irish grocery managers at our annual GRAM awards.'