This year we are celebrating 25 years of the Sammies Awards and we are delighted to announce the information and categories for this years awards.

As the lunchtime market continues to evolve so too do our annual Sandwich & Food to Go Awards as we recognise and bestow praise upon the industry’s finest. The Sammies Awards recognise excellence in the industry, awarding all aspects from New Sandwich to Convenience Retailer. This year we are delighted to announce a new category with the Environmental Award, recognising the work being done to minimise impact on the environment.


The Sammies Awards 2020 will be held in the Nine Kings Suite at the Royal Lancaster London Hotel on Thursday 7th May. Hosted by Chef Theo Randall and Comedienne Jo Caulfield, the evening promises to be an evening packed full of excitement, achievement and recognition.

Entries are invited for the following categories:

Independent Retailer Award
En-Route Retailer Award
Convenience Retailer Award
Marketing Award
Multiple Retailer Award
Chain Retailer Award
Café Retailer Award
Workplace & Catering Retailer Award
Manufacturer Award
New Product Award
Business Development Award
New Sandwich Award
Healthy Eating Award
Industry Award
New Food to Go Award
Environmental Award – NEW for 2020