This year, we will evaluate products by an expert panel of judges drawn from a range of disciplines. Judging will be live and held on 14 & 15 October, adhering to the government and public health guidelines.
Your products will be judged and scored on a rigorous 10-point criteria, on points such a texture, taste, aims in the market place and innovation.
A summary report for every entrant:
A report is prepared for each entry giving you insight into the judges’ comments, scoring against the category average, category performance and finally an overall performance score of your product.
All winners will be announced online on Wednesday, 18th November at 3.00 p.m
Here’s a sneak peek into The Grocer New Product Awards 2019 judging!
What our customers say...
"Mondelez was delighted that Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Sandwich won the Confectionery category in the 2018 Awards. This award is great recognition and has helped to add real value to the confectionery category."
"We were so excited to have won for our Salted Chocolate Caramel Sauce. The award has helped us to secure new listings with retailers and really raises the profile of our brand not just in the UK but internationally too."
"Pooch & Mutt were delighted to have won for our Turkey Chews. This award has helped raised awareness of our product and help more dogs choose junk-free chews!"
"We entered our Botanical Juniper & Tonic into the awards because we really believed in it and we won! It has provided a talking point with customers and a real point of difference. We’re hoping to enter another drink this year."
"We were delighted to have won for our Plain Unsweetened No Sugars Big Pot in 2018. Having this acknowledged by The Grocer to its influential audience was a fantastic way to end the year."