Awards Categories

15th India's Top most awards in Franchising

Franchise Awards 2017 are India's Topmost Honour in Franchising. Returning in its 15th consecutive year, Franchise Awards 2017 highlights those remarkable organizations that have, demonstrated that franchising success is more than the sum of its parts. The Franchise Awards put standards, ethics... Read More >>

Star Awards

Franchisor of the Year

For the best overall entry in any subcategory:

  • Automotive
  • Business Services
  • Financial Services
  • Florist
  • Health Aids Services
  • Real Estate
  • Bakery & Cafe
  • Fine Dine Restaurant/Pubs/Lounges
  • K-12
  • Apparel
  • Footwear
  • CDIT/Mobile/Electronics
  • Franchisee of the Year
  • Regional Franchisor of the Year
  • Beauty & Wellness
  • Courier & Cargo
  • Fitness
  • Gifts & Greetings
  • Hotels & Motels
  • Fast Casual Dining/QSR
  • SmallFormat(IceCream/Juise/Yogurt/Parlour/Kiosks)
  • Pre School/Play School/After School Model & Activity Center/Day Care
  • Vocational & Skill Development Training Institute
  • Designer Wear
  • Home/Home Products
  • Accessories
  • Concept of the Year
  • Franchisable Concept of the Year

    For innovating a nonexistent franchise system


Special Awards

Recognizing individual areas of excellence:

  • Hall of fame
  • Women Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Shopping Mall/ Developer of the Year
  • Business Leadership

    Responsible for the overall growth of a franchise system

  • Team Work

    For team spirit that assisted a franchise system

  • Innovation & Technology

    Awarding a technology innovation in Franchising.

  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Master Franchisee of the Year
  • Customer Service

    Companies providing excellent service

  • Franchise Managers

    Responsible for success of a franchise system

  • Franchise Supplier

    Responsible for the effective growth of franchise brands

  • Debutant Franchisor of the Year

    Best new entrant in any industry for the financial year 2015-16

12th Awards For Excellence in Indian Retailing

Celebrating the best in Indian retailing, now entering their 12th year, the Star Retailer Awards remain the only awards of the kind where the whole industry gets together to celebrate ; everyone from the independent entrepreneurial retailers to the largest supermarket groups. The Gala Awards Night... Read More>>

Special Awards

There will be three sets of awards namely Retail Awards, eRetail Awards and Special Awards. The Award categories are as mentioned below:

Retail Awards
  • Fashion Retailer of the Year
  • Food Service Retailer of the Year
  • Consumer Durables Retailer of the Year
  • Leisure and Travel Retailer of the Year
  • Value Retailer of the Year
  • Forecourt retailer of the Year
  • National/Regional Mall of the Year
  • Book, Music Retailer of the Year
  • Omni-Channel Retailer of the Year
  • Emerging Concept of the Year
  • Footwear Retailer of the Year
  • Most Innovative Retailer of the Year
  • Food and Grocery Retailer of the Year
  • Health and Beauty Retailer of the Year
  • Home and Lifestyle Retailer of the Year
  • Luggage Retailer of the year
  • Luxury Retailer of the Year
  • Debutant Retailer of the Year
  • Retailer of the Year
  • Regional Retailer of the Year
  • Specialty Retailer of the Year
  • Department Store of the Year
  • Jewellery Retailer of the Year
eRetail Awards
  • Debutant eRetailer of the Year
  • Most Innovative eRetailer of the Year
  • Value eRetailer of the Year
  • eRetailer of the Year
Special Awards
  • Retail Professional of the Year
  • Retail Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Life time achievement Award
  • Licensor of the year
  • Women Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Retailer Supplier of the Year
    • SCM & Logistics
    • Loyalty Services
    • Technology
  • eRetail Professional of the Year
  • Retail Design of the Year
  • Face of the Year
  • Customer Service Excellence Award
  • Retail Campaign of the Year
  • Licensee of the Year
    • Apparel
    • Beauty & Wellness
    • Back to School (including toys)
    • Fashion & Lifestyle
    • Home & Home Products
    • Printing & Publishing
    • Gaming
    • Food & Beverage
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