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CELEBRATING THE OUTSTANDING BRANDS LEADING
THE CHANGE AND INNOVATION IN F&B

The Saudi Food Show

Join the ranks of industry pioneers by submitting your innovative products to The Saudi Food Excellence Awards. Celebrating excellence in the F&B industry, our awards recognise revolutionary ideas launched within the past year. D

Don’t miss an incredible opportunity to get your innovative products in front of a large audience of buyers who make product decisions.

AWARD SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN

PUBLIC ENTRY                  EXHIBITOR ENTRY

THE IDEAL PLATFORM TO CELEBRATE PRODUCT INNOVATIONS

CATEGORIES OPEN TO PUBLIC

  • Best Homegrown Restaurant
  • New F&B Startup of the Year
  • F&B Business Woman of the Year
  • Best Food Retailer

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CATEGORIES OPEN TO EXHIBITORS

  • Best Food Innovation
  • Best Saudi-Made Product
  • Best Plant-Based Product
  • Best Packaging Design
  • Best Snack Product
  • Best Heritage Food
  • Best Wellness Product
  • Best Beverage

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JUDGING CRITERIA

Judges will consider the structure, presentation and clarity of each entry and only innovations released within the past 12 calendar months will be considered. Applications out of this date range will be rejected.

Judges value high quality, well-written entries based on facts that are supported by attachments such as photos, reports, case studies, videos, press clippings, presentations, etc.

In addition to relevance to the criteria the prejudging of the nominations will be based on:

  • Aroma
  • Taste
  • Body
  • Formula
  • Presentation
  • Overall impression, uniqueness and impact 

Below categories will be prejudged based on:

  • New F&B Startup Of The Year: Innovation, market impact, sustainability practices, growth potential, and customer engagement.
  • Best Homegrown Restaurant: Concept originality, menu creativity, dining experience, customer service, and community engagement.
  • Best Food Retailer: Merchandise variety and quality, embracing current trends, value for money, customer service, innovation, sustainability practices, and market impact.
  • F&B Business Woman Of The Year: Leadership, innovation, business success, industry influence, and community impact.

RULES OF PARTICIPATION

  • Participation is free.
  • Participants can enter multiple categories; however, each category would need to be completed in a separate online form.
  • Entries can only be submitted online through the official Saudi Food Excellence Awards Page. Entries sent via email will not be accepted.
  • Participants are responsible for uploading product information, images and videos themselves. This data will be utilised for the adjudication process and Saudi Food Show marketing purposes only, and deleted once the winners are announced.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Deadline for submissions                                  -   20 April 2024

  • Shortlist nominations announced                   -   1st Week of  May 2024

  • Winners announced                                           -   22 May 2024

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