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Vote now for top suppliers

Housewares retailers are invited to nominate their top suppliers for the Supplier Awards: Excellence in Service, Excellence in Marketing and Excellence in Innovation. The deadline for nominations is Friday August 16 2019.

For each category, retailers can pick up their top three suppliers.

You can nominate in two different ways:

1. Click HERE to nominate online

2. Email with your top three suppliers (in order) for;

Excellence in Service

Criteria: A supplier that has offered the best levels of service – customer, care, after-sales service and logistics – over the past year.

Excellence in Innovation

Criteria: A supplier that has achieved excellence in innovation and product development over the past year.

Excellence in Marketing

Criteria: A supplier that has demonstrated excellence in marketing over the past year, resulting in increased sales and/or brand awareness. This can be a specific campaign or for on-going strategies over the past year, and can include advertising in all its forms, social media, PR activities, point of sale and in-store and online promotional materials.

“We want retailers to help us to recognise and reward those suppliers who are providing excellent partnerships in a challenging retail climate,” states Progressive Housewares editor Jo Howard.

She continues: “Please tell us who is the best at providing outstanding service, creating innovative products over the past year, and providing exemplary marketing campaigns to stimulate sales and customer loyalty.”

The finalists for the Supplier Awards will be announced on and featured in the next issue of Progressive Housewares.

To book tickets for Awards night on October 2, click HERE.


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