Sporting Hares in the running for top award
British countryside lifestyle brand Sporting Hares, is in the running to be crowned Best Rural Retail Business. Founded in 2011 as a British countryside lifestyle brand, designing and supplying products for the equestrian, countryside and shooting markets, Sporting Hares has continually expanded their product offering, with a heavy basis on functional and fashion-forward equestrian wear. The brand has enjoyed domestic and international growth with a stockist portfolio spanning the United Kingdom, Europe, the US and New Zealand.
“We are delighted to have been named in the running for this top rural award. We’ve worked extremely hard over the past few years in developing our brand to a multi-channel company designing and supplying performance-driven products to the equestrian and countryside markets. The opportunity to win a coveted award is the icing on the cake for us this year,” commented Director and Co-Founder Marc Brown.
The Rural Business Awards is supported by Amazon and seeks to recognise the importance of rural businesses to the economy. The Awards are organised by rural business for rural business with the aim of celebrating the achievements of rural businesses and developing a strong network for rural business owners.
Director and Co-Founder of The Rural Business Awards, Anna Price, said: “The 2019/20 Awards have seen record numbers of entries and it’s encouraging to see so many rural businesses express a desire to celebrate their successes on a regional and national scale. We are passionate about creating a nurturing environment where rural businesses can develop, and this starts by showcasing the great work they do. On behalf of everyone at the Rural Business Awards, we want to say well done to Sporting Hares and all the shortlisted businesses, and wish them luck ahead of the regional finals.”
The regional awards presentation will take place on Friday November 8, 2019 at Glyndwr University, Wrexham.