2018 Shortlist

Brand categories

Men’s Footwear Brand of the Year

Anatomic
Loake
Rieker
Roamers
Skechers

Ladies’ Footwear Brand of the Year

Gabor
Legero
Paul Green
Rieker
Skechers

Children’s Footwear Brand of the Year

pediped
Petasil
Ricosta
Start-rite
Superfit

Outdoor Footwear Brand of the Year

Chatham
Cotswold
Grisport
Skechers
Waldlaufer

Comfort/Wellness Footwear Brand of the Year

ARA
Joya
Rieker
Skechers
Waldlaufer

Fashion Footwear Brand of the Year

Caprice
Dude
Loake
Lunar
Skechers

Shoe Care & Accessories Brand of the Year

Bama
Cherry Blossom
Dasco
Euroleather
Woly

Footwear Brand of the Year

Anatomic
DB  Shoes
Loake
Rieker
Skechers

Retailer categories

Men’s Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

The Brogue Trader
North Shoes
Robert Carder Shoes
Robin Elt
White & Son Shoes

Ladies’ Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

Charles Clinkard
Just Shoes Whitstable
North Shoes
SoleLution
White & Son Shoes

Children’s Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

Goody2Shoes
Little Brogues
Robert Carder Shoes
Tip Top Toes
Windmill

Fashion Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

Clinkards
Jake’s Shoes
Gemma of Westbourne
North Shoes
Robin Elt Shoes

Outdoor Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

Bells Shoes
Donaghys
North Shoes
Robert Carder
Robin Elt

New Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year

Hopscotch
Little Brogues
LCW The Shoe Room – Herne Bay
Stampede – Tunbridge Wells
The Shoebox – Mirfield

Independent Family Footwear Retailer of the Year

Charles Clinkard
Luke O’Brien
North Shoes
Robert Carder Shoes
Robin Elt Shoes

Multiple Footwear Retailer of the Year

Beggs Shoes 
Charles Clinkard
Johnsons Shoes/Bowleys Fine Shoes
Pavers
Robin Elt Shoes
Rogersons Footwear

Industry Awards

Platinum Shoe Award

Don Edwards – Laura Vita/Oxygen
Gerry Walker – Ghetz
Kevin Sumner – Rieker
Simon Dernie – Red Snapper
Warren Brown – Gardiners

Leader In Customer Service

Anatomic Team
Gardiners Team
Goody2Shoes
Skechers Team
UKD Team

Best Use of Technology/e-tailer of the Year

Bobux
Gardiners
pediped
Rieker
Skechers

 

 




Footwear Designer of the Year

Fanny Lamelle – Remonte
Mark Flenley – Gardiners
Moema Pimental – Ghetz
Paul Green Team
Saki Southi –Lexus International

Personality of the Year

Charles Denton – DB Shoes
Don Edwards – Laura Vita/Oxygen
Gerry Walker – Ghetz
Marcus Baker – Legero
Martin Rye – GRS

The deadline for entering the Shop Front of the Year category is 12 January 2018. Click here to enter now.
The winner of the SSF Student Shoe Fitter of the Year Award will be announced on the night.

The finalists in the brand categories were judged by Laura West of SSF, John Saunders of BFA, David Lockyer of Footwear Friends, independent footwear retailers James North, Robin Elt and Bernard O’Brien, a representative from Moda, Helen Povy of Schuh and Cheryl Taylor, Editor of Footwear Today Magazine.