Crate Cheshire Shortlisted for National Business Award


Crate Cheshire is celebrating after being shortlisted for Barbershop/Grooming Salon of the Year, sponsored by Modern Barber, at HJ’s British Hairdressing Business Awards 2023.

Widely regarded as one of the industry’s most prestigious events, the awards recognise the names that have achieved business brilliance, helping uphold Britain’s reputation as a world leader in hairdressing expertise. 

Crate Cheshire reached the finals after submitting an attention-grabbing entry, detailing the skills and experience that have contributed to their career success to date. Following an intensive judging process, the team will now attend the 25th British Hairdressing Business Awards, held this year on Monday 3 July 2023 at London’s Park Plaza Westminster Bridge.

Founder Charles Rose says: ‘I still can’t believe it! The awards are so respected across the industry, so just to reachthe finals is a huge honour. We’re up against some incredible competition but just hope that the judges see our drive and passion. Winning the award could change our lives – we’re keeping everything crossed!’ 

Jayne Lewis-Orr, Executive Director of the British Hairdressing Business Awards says: ‘HJ’s British Hairdressing Business Awards are an annual celebration of business acumen, and the people and companies going theextra mile to ensure that creativity and commercial success go hand in hand. Once again, our judging panel was overwhelmed with the standard of entries. To make the shortlist for this category, nominees need to demonstrate a thriving business, with a strong brand ethos, excellent customer care and exciting team initiatives. Crate Cheshire should feel incredibly proud to have achieved that and finalised alongside such impressive talent.’

A total of 17 trophies will be awarded at the event, which was launched in 1998 and has previously honoured names including Trevor Sorbie, TONI&GUY, Sophia Hilton, Colin McAndrew and Casey Coleman.