Sales assistants commended for their “brilliant” work.

A South Yorkshire retailer has scooped £500 worth of prizes by winning a national display competition. 

The Tickhill branch of Torne Valley Ltd beat off entries from more than 50 other stores to win £250 in M&S vouchers and £250 worth of branded clothing.

The competition was run by HorseHage and Mollichaff to promote its new Mollichaff Light Molasses Free product.

Fay Raper, sales assistant and member of the winning retail display team at Torne Valley Ltd Tickhill, is determined to draw customers’ attention to new Mollichaff Light Molasses Free

The contest was open to all UK stockists. Each entrant was sent a display pack and a box of chocolates as a thank you for participating. 

“We’ve been blown away with the response to our competition and would like to thank each and every one of our stockists who participated,” said Mark Westaway, marketing manager of HorseHage and Mollichaff.

“With such a high standard of competition, it was a tough one to judge.”

Chris Chambers, general manager at Torne Valley Ltd Tickhill, said: “We’re over the moon to have won and are all very grateful for the £500 prize.” 

He went on to thank sales assistants Fay Raper, Sarah Sykes and Kate Drewery who “put in a great amount of time and effort to create such a brilliant display. It’s drawn a lot of attention to the new Mollichaff Light Molasses Free product.”

Fay and Sarah added: “We’re so proud to have won and really thankful for the prizes. We really enjoyed creating the display and put a lot of thought into it to get everything coordinating.”