MATTHEW and Sarah Clarke of The Torbay Bookshop and Thorntons in Paignton have been recognised for their latest venture in retailing chocolate at the annual conference for Thorntons Franchisees by being the runner-up as best newcomer 2012.
Matthew and Sarah received their certificate from Abby Bonsail, head of franchise operations and Kevin Hart, retail operations director.
Matthew said: "This award is in recognition for the hard work our loyal staff have put in, in learning a whole new industry and the massive support given to us by our customers old and new."
NEW FROM SYMPLY - a wet dog food in a tray freshly steamed with real meat and veg you can see minimum of 68% meat content up to 72% in the adult trays.
Terms: Come and try tray at introductory price of £1
Contact: 01271 440626
Valid until: Friday, January 31 2014