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    Dan Warner – Buying Director Smallgoods – Aldi

    "We are so proud to win the POY 'Smallgoods & Meat' category. We are always aiming for the best quality and the best prices. The Berg brand was launched a year ago and we are experiencing massive growth. This win will reinforce the quality we are striving for. We are absolutely ecstatic and thank you POY"

    Dan Warner – Buying Director Smallgoods – Aldi

    Director, Corporate Communications, 
Dr Pepper Snapple Group

    “The fact that we think that we have great products and consumers have validated that for us, makes it that much more special.” The television ads, the print ads, the point of sale, the way we that we can take that and translate it into the things we do every day are very important parts of what we will do with this award.”

    Director, Corporate Communications, 
Dr Pepper Snapple Group (2009 US Winner)

    Tony De Thomasis – Head of Trade, Dairy – Woolworths

    The best thing about winning POY is that it is chosen by a very large panel. To win on that sort of level is incredibly good and really pleasing for Woolworths.

    Tony De Thomasis – Head of Trade, Dairy – Woolworths


    POY announces partnership with Bauer Media

    With the identity of the winners of the 2015 Product of the Year Awards soon to be revealed, it gives us great pleasure to announce an exclusive media partnership with Bauer Media – publishers of Australia’s highest selling magazine Woman’s Day. With a massive 2.11 million readers every week, Woman’s Day reaches more consumers than any other weekly magazine. The partnership, which also extends to other titles including Yours and Recipes+, is an exciting opportunity for winning companies to engage their readership. Product of the Year Director Sarah Connelly said the partnership, which also saw the magazine’s Editor in chief Fiona Connolly join the judging panel, was a great opportunity for winners to leverage their win. “We’re thrilled to be working with the Bauer Media, and in particular Fiona and her team, who produce these magazines,” Ms Connelly said. “It’s no secret that conditions are challenging, so this partnership will provide a platform for winners to highlight their product and the fact that it has been chosen as Australia’s most innovative new entrant onto supermarket shelves.” As part of the partnership, the winners will feature in a double page spread in the magazine which is published directly after the Awards Night on 12th February, 2015. A reader giveaway of 50 prize hampers featuring winning products will run in conjunction with the feature. The Bauer Media sales team have also created an exclusive and compelling advertising proposal for Product of the Year winners. This will be distributed to all winners as soon as the research results have been completed. Woman’s Day Editor in Chief Fiona Connolly said being crowned Product of the Year gives brands added cachet and stamp of approval for consumers when they fill their trolleys each week. “Woman’s Day readers are extremely interested in new products, and always looking for innovation and variety when they shop,” Ms Connolly said. “We are excited to be working with Product of the Year and we are looking forward to helping the winners expose their products to the readership of all three magazines,” she said. Ms Connelly will notify all winners in the upcoming weeks, which will give companies plenty of time to start planning their PR and marketing campaigns post Awards night on 12th February, 2015. Bauer will also contact all winners to discuss exclusive advertising packages. For more information, please contact: Brooke Stoddart PR & Communications Manager Product of the Year brooke@productoftheyear.com.au or 0438 677 588 POY announces Bauer Media partnership

    Jury Day preview 2015 Awards

    On Wednesday 27th August 2015, our panel which was headed by Gary Dawson (CEO AFGC) and Lisa Wilkinson, judged the 100+ new products which have been shortlisted for the 2015 Awards. Our Jury Day also garnered some fantastic media coverage. Click here for more information.

    Product of the Year Award Sunday Telegraph

    2014 Winners on The Morning Show and in New Idea

    The 2014 Product of the Year winners were featured in a fantastic segment on The Morning Show. Winners also contributed to a hamper giveaway for 50 lucky New Idea readers.

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    2014 Winners announced on ACA

    ACA announces POY 2014 winners as best of the best.

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    Feb 14th 2014 - News.com.au article

    February 14th - 2014 Product of the Year Winners announced on News.com.au

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