INGREDIENT OF THE YEAR – SPORT & ENERGY
Caffeine, creatine, taurine, carbs and protein forms. Oh hang on have we missed something? What about L-carnitine, ketones, omega-3, probiotics, polyphenols, guarana and B vitamins? Have you done something innovative with these and other nutrients? Game on!
Your entry can be based on a reformulated, relaunched or novel ingredient and should include answers for the following:
Science – Is the nutrient backed by peer-reviewed safety and efficacy research?
Innovation – Demonstrate the nutrient’s genuinely novel position in the market. How is this achieved?
Commerciality – Demonstrate the nutrient’s commercial success to date and formulation/application use and future potential. What problem does it solve?
Marketing – Demonstrate how the nutrient is being marketed and to which demographic(s)? Are there any trends inspiring your nutrient?
Markets/channels – In which markets is it present and via which channels did it get there?
Nutra pride – Is this a contribution the nutrition world can be proud of? Why?
- Once all entries have been received they will be reviewed by the NutraIngredients Awards Judging Panel made up of independent judges from the industry.
- The three finalists will be confirmed and notified in March, 2017.
- The three finalists will be invited to give a 10 minute presentation on their entry for the final stage of judging on the morning of the awards dinner, Wednesday 10th May 2017 at the Starling Hotel in Geneva, Switzerland.
- The winner will be announced later on that evening at the awards dinner.
HOW TO ENTER:
Please submit your entry online. Entry is free and the closing date for entries is Friday 3rd February 2017.
In addition to completing the entry form for this category, we encourage you to send four samples of your ingredient / sample product containing your ingredient to William Reed Business Media Ltd by Friday 3rd February 2017. Please include your name, company name, contract telephone number, email and the award category you have entered.
The samples are to be sent to:
Fiona Forbes / NutraIngredients Awards 2017
William Reed Business Media Ltd
Broadfield Park Crawley, West Sussex RH11 9RT
England, United Kingdom
Each finalist will receive one complimentary ticket to the awards dinner. Additional tickets can be purchased.