Leading UK Food-On-The-Go Retailer Greggs Receives 'Special Achievement' Award at Lunch Business Awards

Greggs has been recognised at the Lunch Business Awards with a ‘Special Achievement’ Award for its contribution to the development, growth and prosperity of the food-on-the-go market.


The Awards ceremony held in London on the 14th September was attended by a number of food industry professionals andoffers businesses in the growing market the chance to be judged by their peers and to shine for their excellence and outstanding contribution.


Roger Whiteside, Chief Executive Officer at Greggs said: “We are proud to win this Award which recognises the hard work and dedication from every single person, across our entire business.


“As receivers of this Award, we have been highly commended by our industry peers for demonstrating outstanding skills, drive, ideas and influence within the food-on-the-go sector. The last couple of years have seen significant change at Greggs, and there is still a lot of work to do as we continue to implement our five year plan in a challenging and ever-changing marketplace. This Award acknowledges that we are doing something good and note-worthy within this competitive industry.”


Maria Bracken, editor of Lunch Business, said: "We are delighted to reward Greggs with our Special Achievement Award this year. The brand occupies such a strong position in the food-on-the-go market with a fantastic reputation for good value, fresh products and great customer service. It continues to excel itself and exceed expectations within the marketplace. Congratulations to every team member who has made Greggs such a success story."