Simsbury's Fitzgerald's Foods is given Bozzuto's Inc. "Retailer of the Year" award for 2015. (Courtesy of Sarah Nielsen)

Simsbury’s Fitzgerald’s Foods is given Bozzuto’s Inc. “Retailer of the Year” award for 2015. (Courtesy of Sarah Nielsen)

Fitzgerald’s Foods, a small independent grocer in Simsbury Town Center, recently beat out hundreds independent retailers  from Maine to Maryland for the title of “2015 Retailer of the Year”. The award was presented by Bozzuto’s Inc, a family-owned Connecticut business.

Fitzgerald’s owners Bryan and Sandy DeVoe bought the business in 2010 and quickly set about becoming involved with local groups, events and schools. Bozzuto’s Executive Vice President of Retail Sales Development George Motel said in congratulating the DeVoe’s, “The combinatin of the ever growing variety of culinary delights, community involvement and attention to detail has proven to be the right recipe for success.”

Congratulations to CMSC designated member Simsbury Main Street Partnership and local business owners Bryan and Sandy DeVoe for providing such wonderful goods and services to their community!