Manchester Mystery Shopping Awards Breakfast

Date & Time
City Centre

The Manchester BID’s annual Mystery Shopping exercise in association with Storecheckers takes place in May with winners crowned at a celebratory breakfast in June.

For the 2018 awards, city centre stores and restaurants achieved an average score of 85%, making it one of the top UK locations assessed by national market research company, Storecheckers.

330 city centre businesses across thirteen categories including Jewellery, Health and Beauty, Technology, Food and Drink and Fashion took part with 30 city centre businesses scoring a perfect 100%.

The survey also revealed a surge in pride in the city by stores and businesses with local knowledge and love for the city up by 14% from 69% in 2017 to 83% in 2018.

2018 Winners

Advised Customer Service: Trailfinders, Deansgate, sponsored by Malmaison

Banking: TSB, Cross Street, sponsored by Dog Bowl

Jewellery: Mappin & Webb, St Ann Street, sponsored by Manchester Art Gallery

Single-Gender Men’s Fashion: Intro, Deansgate, sponsored by Hotel Football

Single-Gender Women’s Fashion: DKNY, King Street, sponsored by Fazenda

Multi-Gender Fashion Large Store: House of Fraser, Deansgate, sponsored by Staybridge Suites

Multi Gender Fashion: White Stuff, King Street, sponsored by The Lowry Theatre

Footwear:  Jones Bootmaker, King Street, sponsored by The Crystal Maze

Food & Beverage Dine in: Grafene, King Street, sponsored by Crowne Plaza Hotel Oxford Road

Food & Beverage Take Out: Taco Bell, Manchester Arndale, sponsored by Royal Exchange Theatre

Health & Beauty: The Body Shop, Market Street, sponsored by Store Street at DoubleTree Hilton

Technology: EE, Market Street, sponsored by INNSIDE Melia Hotel Manchester

Home & Lifestyle: Whitewall Galleries, King Street, sponsored by HOME