Friday, 24 June 2011

Liz Earle wins coveted Which? Awards

The annual Which? Awards took place this week (23 June) in London and were hosted by hosted by Natasha Kaplinsky. The awards are entirely independant and aim to publicly reward the best businesses serving the UK customer and winners are chosen on the basis of Which?’s rigorous research and feedback from its members. Beauty brand Liz Earle won Best Online Retailer for and was shortlisted as the top performing online shop across the Which? survey for the third year running.

Which? Awards 2011 shortlisters and winners:

Best High Street Retailer
Winner - Richer Sounds
Shortlisted – Lush, Lakeland

Best Car Manufacturer
Winner - Hyundai
Shortlisted - Mazda, Toyota, BMW, Skoda

Best Supermarket
Winner - Waitrose
Shortlisted - Marks and Spencer, Lidl, Aldi

Best Financial Services Provider
Winner - First Direct
Shortlisted - NFU Mutual, The Co-operative Bank

Best Home Audio-Visual Brand
Winner - Samsung
Shortlisted - Panasonic, Sony

Best Large Home Appliance Brand
Winner - Bosch
Shortlisted - Miele, AEG-Electrolux

Best Mobile Service Provider
Winner - Tesco Mobile
Shortlisted - ASDA Mobile, O2

Best Online Retailer
Winner -
Shortlisted -, John,

Best Photography Brand
Winner - Canon
Shortlisted - Panasonic, Casio, Nikon

Best Portable Media Brand
Winner - Samsung
Shortlisted - Apple, Sony
Best Small Home Appliance Brand
Winner - Philips
Shortlisted - Kenwood, De’Longhi, Morphy Richards

Best Travel Company
Winner - Trailfinders
Shortlisted - Kuoni, P&O Cruises, Saga

Which? Positive Change Award
Winner - Barclays

Which? Consumer Action Award
Winner - The Co-operative Energy

The Good Food Guide Readers’ Restaurant of the Year
Winner - Orwells, South East

Which? Local Business of the Year
Winner - Mand Made, Electrician - Sheffield