Categories and Sponsors

​The Excellence in Housewares Awards are produced for the industry, with the collective support of the industry, in association with bira. Sponsors include: Ambiente, Bira, Bira Direct, BHETA, Burton McCall, Exclusively Shows, Expose Travel, David Mason Design, FKA Brands, Horwood, HousewaresNews.net, Joseph Joseph, KitchenAid, KitchenCraft, Le Creuset, Meyer Group, OXO UK, RKW Wholesale, Spring and Autumn Fair, Sherwood Events / Ambiente, The DRH Collection, SMART Worldwide (an SMA Worldwide Company), Tefal, Tramontina, The Inspired Home Show, Ultimate Products.

 
  • Retail Employee of the Year
  • Most Promising Newcomer
  • Excellence in Direct Retailing
  • Excellence in Retail Training
  • Excellence in Retail Display – Independent
  • Excellence in Retail Display – Multiple or Department Store
  • Excellence in Retailer Initiative
  • Excellence in Non Specialist Multiple Retailing
  • Excellence in Specialist Retailing – Multiple and Large Independents
  • Best Department Store – Independent
  • Best Department Store – Multiple Branch or Group Member
  • Bira cookshop & housewares Retailer of the Year
 
  • Excellence in Cookware
  • Top Tool of Gadget Award
  • Plugged In
  • Cutting Edge
  • Excellence in Homewares
  • Top of the Table Award
  • Innovation in Product Award
  • The Eco Award (New for 2019!)
  • The Icon Award
  • The Supplier Awards
  • Honorary Achievement