In this year's International Year of Glass, the Aktionsforum Glasverpackung will once again honour innovative products packaged in glass from the beverage and food industry with this established award. The application phase ends on 31 May 2022.
Apply now for the "Product Innovation in Glass"!
This year, for the ninth time, the Aktionsforum Glasverpackung invites companies from the food and beverage filling or manufacturing industry to apply for the "Product Innovation in Glass". The requirements: The product must be packaged in glass and should have been sold on the German market for the first time between 1 May 2021 and 30 April 2022. Participation - even with several submissions per company - is free of charge, as is communication about the nomination or the award and the use of the logo. Interested parties can find the application form, the conditions of participation and the deadlines at www.glasaktuell.de/aktionsforum-glasverpackung/produktinnovation-in-glas/.
Expert jury decides: Choice of nominees and winners
The "Product Innovation in Glass" is divided into the categories "Small Companies", "Medium and Large Companies" and "Public's Favourite". Small companies" are companies with up to 50 employees, "medium and large companies" are companies with 51 employees or more. After the submission phase, an independent jury of experts will evaluate the applications, nominate the three best products in each of the categories "Small Companies" and "Medium and Large Companies" and select the winners. The winner of the "Public's Favourite" category will be chosen by the visitors of the Trend Day Glass - the industry event of the container glass industry for decision-makers from marketing, trade and purchasing.
"We are delighted to be able to announce the 'Product Innovation in Glass' for the ninth time this year - and in the International Year of Glass," says Dr. Johann Overath, General Manager of the Bundesverband Glasindustrie e. V. and spokesman of the Aktionsforum Glasverpackung. "The award has established itself over the years and is an integral part of our work. We are pleased that the spirit of innovation in the food and beverage industry is unbroken and that we receive great new entries in glass every year - so hopefully also in 2022."