The following lists awards, recognitions and honors received by Central Group and its leadership throughout the years.

Highlight Award

The KaDeWe Group has been awarded one of three the “World's Best Personal Shopper” from The World Department Stores Forum 2019 (WDSF).

CENTRAL EMBASSY and its 2 anchors have won the 2018 ICSC Asia-Pacific Shopping Center Awards by the International Council of Shopping Centers-ICSC. Central Embassy is awarded the Silver Winner under New Development category. Furthermore, Open House and SIWILAI City Club has also received the Gold Winner and Silver Winner, respectively under the category of Retail Concept.

OPEN HOUSE has been awarded the “Good Design Award 2018″, one of the four greatest design awards in the world, in the category of construction/space design/sign system for commercial facilities from Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP), Japan.

In 2019
  • Open House Won global prize “2019 ICSC VIVA Award: Retail Design” from International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • The KaDeWe Group has been awarded one of three the “World's Best Personal Shopper” from The World Department Stores Forum 2019 (WDSF)
  • Park Hyatt Bangkok Hotel has been chosen as the “Best Hotel in Thailand” by DestinAsian 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards
  • ห้างเซ็นทรัล ได้รับรางวัล หนึ่งในองค์กรต้นแบบ ทำคุณประโยชน์ด้านสิ่งแวดล้อม
  • foodwOrld at centralwOrld granted the Asia’s first LEED Platinum award for Commercial Interior Retail
  • Central Group won Asia's Best Employer Brand Awards for 2 years in a row
  • Thai Watsadu CEO Suthisarn named Executive of the Year 2019
  • JD CENTRAL won the region’s 2nd prize of the ‘best use of social media’ at mob-ex awards 2019
  • Central Department Store awarded the gold trophies by AD STARS 2019
  • The 1 x Central Chat & Shop won Gold Award of Best Omni-Channel Experience at CX Asia Excellence Awards 2019
  • CPN the first and only Thai real estate developer listed on DJSI World and Emerging Markets
  • CPN receives 2 honorary awards “ASEAN Most Honored Companies & Best CFO Awards” from a leading US-based business publication
In 2018
  • Centara Hotels and Resorts Group received Traveler's Choice Awards. In the family category from TripAdvisor Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort in Pattaya was ranked #1 in Thailand. Centara Grand Beach Resort in Phuket was #4 and Centara Karon Beach Resort, also in Phuket, was #7
  • Centara Hotels and Resorts Group received ASA Real Estate Development Awards 2018 in hotel category from Thai Association of Landscape Architects
  • Central Plaza Hotel Public Company Limited was announced as one of 100 publicly listed companies from a total of 683 companies (excluding businesses that have been undergoing rehabilitation) for 3 consecutive years that are outstanding in terms of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) from Thaipat
  • Central Group received certificate of honor Outstanding Performance: Commerce 2018 in ASA Real Estate Awards 2018 from Thai Association of Landscape Architects
  • CPN received DRIVE AWARD 2018 Excellence in Finance categories as the best company in financial management   from MBA Chula Alumni Association
  • OPEN HOUSE won "the Most Beautiful Bookstore for 2017" from Asian Bookstore Forum 2018 in Chengdu, China.
  • Central Embassy won 3 categories from PropertyGuru Thailand Property Awards 2018 ; Best Retail Development, Best Retail Architectural Design and Best Universal Design Development.
  • OPEN HOUSE has been awarded the "Good Design Award 2018″, one of the four greatest design awards in the world, in the category of construction/space design/sign system for commercial facilities from Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP), Japan.
  • CENTRAL EMBASSY and its 2 anchors have won the 2018 ISCS Asia-Pacific Shopping Center Awards by the International Council of Shopping Centers-ICSC. Central Embassy is awarded the Silver Winner under New Development category. Furthermore, Open House and SIWILAI City Club has also received the Gold Winner  and Silver Winner, respectively under the category of Retail Concept.
  • BigC Vietnam has received the Recognition Award for partnering and supporting the Vietnam Government from the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam
  • OPEN HOUSE won "Best Leisure Concept in a Retail Space" from MAPIC Awards 2018, Cannes, France.
  • CENTRAL EMBASSY was voted by Chinese tourists to be the Top 10 people’s choice awards Thailand in 2017. The award was organized by The Tourism Authority of Thailand.
  • CENTRAL EMBASSY won PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final 2018 in categories of Best Retail Development, Best Retail Architectural Design, and Best Universal Design Development in Asia.
In 2017
  • Open House, Central Embassy won Design For Asia GRAND AWARD from the Hong Kong Design Centre
  • Central Plaza Nakhon Si Thammarat and CentralFestival  EastVille won Asia Pacific Property Awards 2017-2018 'Retail Development for Thailand' of International Property Awards          
  • CentralFestival  EastVille won 2017 ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards Silver Award - New Development of International Council of Shopping Centers: ICSC
  • Open House, Central Embassy has been selected to be "the Most Beautiful Bookstore for 2017" from the Asian Bookstore Forum 2018 in Chengdu, China.
In 2016
  • Tops Supermarket Chidlom branch was recognized by Canadian Grocer as 1 of the World's 25 Grocery Stores to visit before you die
  • Central Food Hall was nominated to be Asia's 5 Best Premium Stores to Learn From by IGD
  • CFR won PLMA's World Private Label International Salute to Excellence Awards in the Category of Baby & Kids Care
  • CFR was awarded Brand of The Year 2016 from Word Branding Awards, UK
  • Central Plaza West Gate won Asia Pacific Property Awards 2016 'Highly Commended' Retail Development Thailand of International Property Awards    
  • Central Plaza Rayong won Asia Pacific Property Awards 2016 '5 Stars' Best Retail Development Thailand of International Property Awards
  • Groove @ CentralWorld won TALA Awards 2016: Awards of Excellence, General Design: Commercial of Thai Association of Landscape Architects (TALA)
In 2015
  • Yuwadee Chirathivat was recognized by Forbes as one of the 50 Powerful Businesswomen in Asia.
  • CPN and Centara Hotels and Resorts Group were awarded "Thailand's Top Corporate Brand 2015" in Real Estate Segment and in Tourism and Recreation Segment respectively from Master of Science in Marketing Program at Chulalongkorn Business School, Chulalongkorn University
  • Central Plaza Salaya and Central Festival Hatyai won Asia Property Awards 2015 'Highly Commended' Retail Development Thailand from International Property Awards
In 2014
  • Sudhitham Chirathivat was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award from The World Retail Congress Asia Pacific in Singapore.
In 2013
  • Central Food Retail was awarded the “Produce Retailer of the Year” by Asia Fruit Logistica in recognition of the outstanding fresh produce.
  • Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin won “Outstanding Performance: Tourist Accommodation” from the 9th Thailand Tourism Awards.
In 2012
  • CPN received SET Awards 2012’s Top Corporate Governance Report Awards from the Stock Exchange of Thailand and Finance and Banking Magazine.
  • Kobchai Chirathivat, former President and CEO of CPN, won Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2012 Thailand from Enterprise Asia.
In 2011
  • Central Group's retail business unit won the "Best of Best Retailer" in the Asia-Pacific Region" Award from Retail Asia.
  • Robinson Department Store was selected by Forbes Asia Magazine as one of "Asia's 200 Best Under a Billion USD".
  • Central Festival Pattaya Beach received "Asia Pacific Property Awards 2011 in Retail Development for Thailand" from International Property Awards in association with Bloomberg Television and Google.
  • Hilton Pattaya, under the management of CPN, won Hospitality Design Awards from Hospitality Design Magazine, Broadway, New York, USA.
In 2010
  • Central Department Store was nominated to be among the Top 5 “Department Stores of the Year” in the 2nd Global Department Store Summit, held in New York.
  • CentralWorld won International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC)’s “Best of the Best” Award 2010.
In 2008
  • ZEN received the “Euroshop Retail Design Award” during the European Global Retail Symposium.
In 2006
  • Central Food Retail (CFR) was voted 3rd in the ranking of “The Grocer”, the UK’s leading food magazine.
In 2005
  • Central Group’s retail business unit won Retail Asia’s “Best of the Best” Award.
In 2004
  • Yuwadee Chirathivat, then Central Department Store president, became the first-ever woman president of the Intercontinental Group of Department Stores (IGDS).