Lowes Foods and Monkee’s receive retailer of the year awards

Two Winston-Salem companies have received the North Carolina Retail Merchants Association’s retailer of the year awards.

Lowes Foods and Monkee’s were presented the awards Friday at association’s annual Retail Refresh “lunch and learn” event at the Marriott in Winston-Salem.

Other retailer of the year award recipients were Ray Price Harley Davidson of Raleigh, and Walgreens, which has a district office in Morrisville.

“We are proud of all of our retail members, who work day in and day out to provide superior value to their customers, and these four award recipients have served North Carolina’s retail industry with distinction,” said NCRMA President and General Counsel Andy Ellen. “They deserve statewide recognition because they are helping to sustain local economies, changing to meet the needs of their customers, and giving back to their local communities.”

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