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)

A family-owned grocery store in Simsbury has been selected as the 2015 “Retailer of the Year” by Bozzuto’s Inc., report the Hartford Courant.

Fitzgerald’s Foods, located on Hopmeadow Road in Simsbury, a CMSC designated member community, which was chosen from among hundreds of independent retailers from Maine to Maryland. They were presented with the award on March 10th during Bozzuto’s annual Industry Excellence Awards Banquet. Bozzuto’s Inc. is a family-owned, total service wholesale distributor based in Cheshire.

Fitzgerald’s Foods owners Bryan and Sandy DeVoe purchased the store in 2010 with the intent of involving themselves with local groups, events, and schools, in addition to offering quality groceries.

Simsbury’s Fitzgerald’s Foods Named 2015 Retailer of the Year