Ralphs Supermarkets has been named 'Retailer of the Decade' by the Mexican American Grocers Association.

MAGA said Ralphs had been a key partner and had “an enviable record regarding its hiring and diversity policies”.

President of Ralphs John Burgon said: “We take pride in the diversity of our suppliers, our products, our customers and our most valuable asset - our people.

“We believe in MAGA's philosophy that our business activities must make good social sense and our social activities must make good business sense.”