The Innovation Award is an open category that aims to recognise innovation across the industry, from technical to new product developments (excluding ingredients) that offer real benefits to the sector.

Entry Requirements

  • Entries should be for single products not ranges.
  • Maximum of three entries
  • Products should have been launched within the 12-month award period.
  • Entrants should state why products deserve to win and highlight any innovative features together with the retail price
  • Products should continue to be on sale at the time of the awards
  • Shortlisted entrants will be invited to present their products to our judges and members online for voting.

Award Qualifying Period
1st September 2020 to 31st August 2021

Closing Date
Thursday 12th August 2021


Those shortlisted in this category will be notified on Tuesday 31/08 and will be asked to present to our judging panel on Thursday 09/09. Timings will be confirmed at the time so please keep the date free in your diary.