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THE PRODUCT CATEGORIES

The product categories reward excellence in the one thing that joins us all together in the housewares sector – the amazing products. Recognising ethical, innovative and consumer-led designs, this industry really shines. Check out the new and updated categories for 2020 below.

THE PRODUCT CATEGORIES are open for entry until 2020-06-26
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THE PRODUCT CATEGORIES

EXCELLENCE IN COOKWARE

All cookware and bakeware products in metals, glass, ceramic, silicone or any other material. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

TOP TOOL OR GADGET AWARD

Any gadget, tool, utensil or range of the same – whether practical, aesthetic or fun (includes mills). To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

PLUGGED-IN

Typically SDA products whose use is concerned with the processing of food/drink. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

CUTTING EDGE

All knives, scissors, cutting equipment, allied storage items, chopping boards and sharpeners. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

EXCELLENCE IN HOMEWARES

Kitchenware products not covered in other categories that assist in preparation of food and drink such as storage containers, scales, measuring equipment and household products which assist in cleaning, laundry, utility storage and waste disposal. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

TOP OF THE TABLE AWARD

All tableware, glassware, tabletop accessories, serveware and tabletop textile products. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

THE LICENSING AWARD

For a specific product or range that is either officially licensed or celebrity endorsed. New for 2020! To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

THE INNOVATION AWARD

A new innovative product OR any innovation that demonstrates improved functionality to an existing product. Entries for this award can be entered in another product award category as well, but separate forms and two samples need to be sent. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

THE ECO AWARD

Products that cut down consumers' use of single-use plastic/waste and/or whose main features promote sustainable living. If entering The Eco Award, the same product should not be entered in another product category as well (with the exception of The Innovation Award). Please consider which category is most relevant. To have been launched at retail between 21 June 2019 and 26 June 2020.

THE ICON AWARD

Classic housewares products that have withstood the test of time. Products can only win this award once, after which they join the Icon Gallery. Examples of winners from this category include Kilner Jars, Thermos Flasks, and the Le Creuset Cocotte.

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