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: BHETA, Brabantia, Burton McCall, DKB Household, Group SEB, Exclusively Housewares, HoMedics Group, International Housewares (Chicago), Imperial International, Joseph Joseph, KitchenAid, Le Creuset, Lifetime Brands Group, Meyer Group, Oxo, Sherwood Events, Spring Fair / Autumn Fair, Smart Worldwide, RKW/Tower.

 
  • 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