Since 2008, the HIPPO Equestrian Dealer‘s Award showcases high - profile tack shops throughout Germany that have accomplished outstanding customer services. Since 2018 the award is presented as HIPPO Equestrian Dealer‘s Award powered by spoga horse. Retailers are invited to enter their business in categories of best specialist dealer and best online retailer. In addition, winners in the categories new opening, shop fitting, smallest specialist shop, craft or best specialisation will be chosen. Applications are open until 6 September for all businesses located in Germany.
The jury will examine applications, visit the retail stores and carry out test purchases on websites. The HIPPO Dealer’s Award powered by spoga horse is traditionally presented at the spring event by the trade magazine HIPPO supported by spoga horse. Finalists and winners will be honoured and celebrated on Sunday, 9 February 2020 at spoga horse Fashion Days.