Industry Awards

Excellence in Business Awards 2015
 
 
These awards are an exciting initiative for DIA members and their staff to be recognised and rewarded for excellence in the drycleaning industry and adds value and prestige to your business. 
The Awards for Excellence are a national program conducted annually and this is the third year.
 
The recognition of outstanding achievements is a fundamental strategy of business development and the DIA see this as an important part of establishing members as leaders in their field.
 
Who Should Enter
The  Awards are open to all members and staff of DIA.
 
What to Enter
We are looking for innovative and dynamic practises that show leadership and a point of difference. We are not looking for pages of information just great ideas and commitment to the business.
The Awards provide a notable opportunity for new and established businesses to be acknowledged for their services differentiation and market position. 
 
 
Recognise Staff
Without a dedicated and procative team a business will flounder and these Awards are encouraging all members to involve their staff in the applications.
 
DIA members are outstanding performers and winners of Awards will have the opportunity to display their excellence and recognise their commitment to the Industry.
 
There are four Categories
Best Shop Front Branding
Best Van Branding
Innovations and Savings Initiatives
Community Relations.
 
Winners will receive
A counter plaque
Write up in quarterly TwinClean news magazine and general trade publications
E Bulletin to all members
Recognition on the DIA website 
Recognition at DIA events
Associated Rewards
 
We are encouraging all members to take up this great opportunity to participate in a program for the recognition of excellent business practises, so jump on line or give us a call and get on board and showcase your initiatives.
 
The winners in each category will be announced at the National DIA Gala Dinner to be held on Sep 12 in ACT. 
 
Nominations close on July 31, 2015. 

Best Shop Front

 
1a. Category Best Shop Front - Plant shop
 
2015 Winner - iClean Dry Cleaners - Werribee, Vic
  • Outstanding new shop following relocation
  • Clever use of geometric design
  • Great signage inside the shop
  • Good layout of entire shop
  • Follow through with uniforms & web presence

Best Delivery Vehicle

2. Category Best Van Branding
 
2015 Winner - 5asec Dry Cleaners - Sydney, NSW
  • Excellent use of all faces of the vehicle
  • Clear indication of purpose
  • Eye catching images
  • Clear message as to what the vehicle is about

Innovation and Savings Initiatives 2015

3. Category - Innovations and Savings Initiatives
 
2015 Winner - Daisy Fresh Dry Cleaners - Launceston Tas
  • Continued adaption of new technologies
  • Great use of available resources
  • Integrated plan of improvements in all areas 
  • Committed to environmental savings

Community Service 2015

4. Category - Community Service
 
2015 Winner - Pride Dry Cleaners - Newcastle, NSW
  • Outstanding contribution to the community
  • Support to small local organisations
  • Generous sponsorships
  • Caring for the under privileged 

Best Shop Front 2013

 
1. Category Best Shop Front Branding
 
2013 Winner - Ku-ring-gai Dry Cleaners - Turramurra, NSW

Best Van Branding 2013

2. Category Best Van Branding
 
2013 Winner - Daisy Fresh Dry Cleaners - Launceston, Tas

Innovation and Savings Initiatives 2013

3. Category - Innovation and Savings Initiatives
 
2013 Winner - Hyde's Quality Dry Cleaners - Gisbourne Vic

Best Shop Front 2014

 
1. Category Best Shop Front Branding
 
2014 Winner - Coffs Harbour Dry Cleaners - Coffs Harbour, NSW
  • Outstanding make over of old window and entrance feature
  • Good use of internal common area
  • Value add products for sale
  • Good signage inside the shop
  • Interesting displays at ends of storage racks

Best Delivery Vehicle 2014

2. Category Best Van Branding
 
2014 Winner - Esprite Dry Cleaners - Mackay, Qld
  • Very visual and colourful design
  • Clear indication of purpose
  • Innovative double sided display
  • Zipper design to separate each display

Innovation and Savings Initiatives 2014

3. Category - Innovations and Savings Initiatives
 
2014 Winner - Lindus Dry Cleaners - Sydney NSW
  • Excellent adaption of new technologies
  • Appealing offer to customers
  • Integrated package of savings in time, money and environment 
  • Consistent approach across all promotion

Community Service 2013

4. Category - Community Relations
 
2013 Winner - Kyneton Dry Cleaners - Kyneton, Vic

Best Shop Front - Dry Store

1b. Best Shop Front - Dry Store

2015 winner - Tip Top Dry Cleaners - West Lakes, SA

  • Excellent use of colour and lighting
  • Images display history of the company
  • Open and tidy lay out
  • Good display of products and services

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