Drinks Retailing Awards 2008: ENTER NOW

5th February 2008, The Dorchester Hotel, London

A life of wine

Mitchells is possibly the most complete off-licence in the country, making a speciality of fine wine, eclectic spirits, interesting beers and even cigars. But it has never lost sight of the everyday value lines that customers demand.

Award winners pucker up for cameras

John Mitchell stole the show at the Drinks Retailing Awards with an impromptu speech that was gracious, heartwarming, amusing and extremely bitter at the price of the public transport that had ferried him and wife Lynda from Sheffield to Mayfair. He only had about 30 seconds to prepare his address because we somehow "forgot" to mention his award when we invited him as our guest.

Trade ready to raise a glass to the best drinks retailers

Record entry in 2007 Drinks Retailing Awards means tough competition