The team at Specsavers in Mansfield is celebrating after winning a top accolade at the company’s annual Awards for Excellence.

Mansfield store comes out on top

The store beat off competition from 12 other UK stores to pick up the Excellence in Overall Performance (large store) award, and was the only store in the Yorkshire region to be nominated in the category.

Speaking about the award win, Imogen Hoyle, retail director at Specsavers in Mansfield, said: ‘When we were told we had been shortlisted for the Award for Excellence we were thrilled and very excited.

'We always drive ourselves, and the whole team, to be the best we can be and receive regular praise from our customers that we do a great job, but to be recognised at industry level is immense.’

About the Awards For Excellence

The Specsavers Awards for Excellence, which were held at the Birmingham ICC in early December, is an annual awards programme that recognise and celebrate the achievements of store teams from all over the UK and Ireland.

Professional director at Specsavers in Mansfield, Pat Hegarty, added: ‘We are really pleased to have won the Excellence in Overall Performance (large store) award. Just to be shortlisted is an accolade in itself, but to actually be named one of the best stores in the UK is a real achievement and a testament to the hardworking, dedicated team we have at the store.

'It’s our aim to provide the best value eyecare and hearcare to everyone, simply, clearly and consistently, exceeding customer expectations every time.’

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