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B&Q named responsible retailer of the year

Published: 9 November 2007
After beating off competition from the likes of one of the UK's favourite retailers, B&Q is celebrating being named as responsible retailer of the year at the Scottish Retail Excellence Awards.
B&Q named responsible retailer of the year
The awards ceremony, hosted by tv personality Lorraine Kelly, recognised the top achievers in Scottish retail.

B&Q was shortlisted in a number of categories but took top honours for its commitment to corporate responsibility and the community.

Damian McGloughlin, director of operations, North Division, who attended the awards on behalf of B&Q said: "Our commitment to social responsibility lies at the heart of our business and I am delighted that we have been recognised for this."

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Published prior to March 2014
By Peter
This is hard to beleive and I would like to understand the scoring system used to decide this award.

On paper B&Q have a good format for asking vendors to provide information, but it is a system that is toally unpoliced or monitored for anything other than commercial leverage

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