Jon Yeomans, former Web Editor, (centre) picks up a BSME award in London last year

The Grocer has received six nominations at the prestigious PPA Awards, the most in its history. The awards, which recognise excellence in consumer and business media, will be presented on 9 July at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel.

“In such a tumultuous year for the food and drink industry, our nomination in a record six categories – more than any other business magazine – is a ringing endorsement of The Grocer’s outstanding editorial quality, and of our new initiatives to ensure The Grocer remains relevant and valued in a new digital media age,” said Adam Leyland, editor of The Grocer.

”After the team won three awards in 2014, let’s hope we do even better in 2015.”

The Grocer’s nominations are:

Writer of the Year (Business Media) - James Halliwell, Features Editor

Columnist of the Year (Business Media) and Editor of the Year (Business Media) - Adam Leyland, Editor

Team Leader of the Year (Business and Consumer Media) - Lorraine Hendle, Managing Director

Digital Innovation of the Year (Business Media) and Business Magazine of the Year - The Grocer