FDBusiness.com

Shortlist For Bord Bia’s 2015 Food& Drink Awards

 Breaking News
  • Diageo Launches New Super-premium Gin Diageo is introducing a new super-premium Italian gin, Villa Ascenti. The launch comes at a time when the super-premium and ultra-premium gin categories are the fastest growing segment within gin in Europe. Villa Ascenti will initially be available in 14 European countries. A new €420,000 (£360,000) distillery has been built on the site of the brand [...]...
  • European Commission Proposes to Increase Price Transparency in the Food Chain Having banned unfair trading practices and improved producer co-operation, the European Commission has presented the third element to improve fairness in the food supply chain by introducing greater transparency in the way prices are reported throughout the chain. The European Commission has tabled a proposal that will make available crucial information on how prices are determined [...]...
  • Irish Distillers Launches ‘A Story of Irish Whiskey’ Podcast Series Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has launched its first podcast, ‘A Story of Irish Whiskey’. Produced by Last Cast Media, the five-part series is a story of coming together, sharing, conquering markets and how three families, competitors for [...]...
  • C&C Group Increases Revenue by 187.3% to over €1.5 Billion C&C Group, the UK and Ireland drinks production and distribution business, increased net revenue by 187.3% to €1.575 billion in 12 months ended 28 February 2019, reflecting the acquisition of Matthew Clark and Bibendum from the administrators of Conviviality Group in April 2018. Excluding Matthew Clark and Bibendum, and on a constant currency basis, net [...]...
  • 2 Sisters Accelerates Business Transformation 2 Sisters Food Group has announced a series of actions as part of its accelerating transformational strategy to turnaround the business. The company is making further investments in its UK Poultry and Fox’s Biscuits businesses, and is proposing to reduce the number of its UK Poultry sites in order to produce shorter, more efficient supply [...]...

Shortlist For Bord Bia’s 2015 Food& Drink Awards

Shortlist For Bord Bia’s 2015 Food& Drink Awards
November 02
12:40 2015

Bord Bia has announced the shortlist for the 2015 Food& Drink Awards which will take place on Thursday 12th November in The Mansion House, Dublin. The awards, which take place every two years, are designed to acknowledge and reward excellence within the Irish food and drink industry.  From over 160 entries,27 companies were shortlisted in eight categories:  Branding, Consumer Insight, Sustainability, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Export Development, Innovation and Success at Home.

Award winners will be announced at Bord Bia’s Annual Brand Forum dinner which will be attended by more than 300 industry representatives. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney, TD will present the awards, which will be MC’d by RTE’s Keelin Shanley. Guest speaker at the awards ceremony will be Joe Schmidt, the Irish Rugby Team’s Head Coach.

The Shortlist

Entrepreneurial Award

This award recognises commitment,leadership and self-belief, either to create a new and successful business, or to radically improve, or turn around, the performance of an existing one.

Branding Award

The Branding Award is for a company who has developed brand marketing strategies and differentiated itself from competitors by using creative marketing communications.

Consumer Insight Award

This award recognises companies who have developed deep, actionable consumer insights to inform innovation and brand planning to deliver success in the marketplace.

BordBiaLogoInnovation Award

The Innovation Award recognises food and drink brands who have demonstrated a forward thinking, outward looking, proactive approach to developing new products to meet changing consumer need.

Digital Award

This award recognises companies and brands who have successfully connected with their audience via digital media and who have shown digital innovation in their marketing, planning and implementation.

Export Award

The Export Award is for companies who have demonstrated a commitment to international business and who have effectively utilised resources in growing their business abroad.

Success at Home Award
The Success at Home Award recognises Irish food and drink companies who have adapted and innovated in response to extreme challenges in the Irish market.

Sustainability Award
The Sustainability Award rewards companies that have planned and executed significant sustainability commitments in relation to sourcing, resource efficiency, health & nutrition and local community.

Award applications, received during Summer 2015, were assessed by ajudging panel comprised of 10 leading experts from a cross-section of industries. Over 160 applications were received and following a comprehensive judging process, including a presentation to a panel of judges, the shortlisted companies have been selected.

For more information about the awards application process, visitwww.bordbia.ie/awards.

About Author

mike

mike

Related Articles



Food & Drink Business Conference & Exhibition 2016

Upcoming Events

  • June 18, 2019Multimodal 2019
  • June 25, 2019BevExpo 2019
AEC v1.0.4

find food jobs

The Magazine

F&D Business Preferred Suppliers

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here



Advertisements