Dallas Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards Deadline Extended to November 13th


DALLAS – November 3, 2017 – Dallas Market Center today announced an entries extension for the 2nd Annual Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards, taking place during the Total Housewares & Gourmet Market, January 17-23, 2018. Entries will be extended through November 13th.

The Dallas Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards, sponsored by Gourmet Insider magazine, acknowledges extraordinary manufacturers in the housewares industry currently exhibiting at Dallas Market Center. Over the years, Dallas Market Center’s housewares products have grown and improved dramatically. Now offering more than 300 housewares product lines showcased throughout the entire campus, along with the Housewares neighborhood in the Trade Mart.

The Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards are presented in eight different categories including a special award, Best in Class, that will be selected among the category winners.
The January 2018 award categories are:
 
• Cookware/Bakeware
• Kitchen Electrics
• Kitchen Tools & Gadgets
• Tabletop/Serveware
• Cutlery
• Barware
• Kitchen Textiles
• Beverageware
 
Participation is limited to current Dallas Market Center permanent or temporary housewares exhibitors. Product entries are judged based on innovation, user-friendliness and visual appeal, and products must be introduced to Market between February 28, 2017 and January 2018. Entry fee is $50 per entry or three entries for $100.


Deadline for entries are now through November 13, 2017.

Pre-Judging will take place mid-December and on-site judging will be held Wednesday, January 17th. An awards ceremony and cocktail reception revealing the winners will be at 6PM on Thursday, January 18th at Dallas Market Center.
 
To make plans for upcoming markets, visit the Dallas Market Center website and download the Dallas Market Center app. Keep up-to-date on all information by visiting Dallas Market Center on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and the DMC Daily Dose.

About Dallas Market Center
Dallas Market Center is a global business-to-business trade center and the leading wholesale marketplace in North America connecting retailers and interior designers with top manufacturers in home décor, furniture, gift, lighting, and fashion. Inside its dynamic, five million square foot campus near downtown Dallas, nearly 200,000 customers from all 50 states and 85 countries seek industry trends, business education and new products via open-daily showrooms and from exhibitors participating in trade events held throughout the year. The Dallas Market Center website is available at dallasmarketcenter.com.

About Gourmet Insider
Gourmet Insider offers leading business-to-business publications and digital content platforms for independent gourmet kitchenware store operators. Gourmet Insider delivers insightful retailer profiles, analysis of key merchandising trends and strategies and information on the latest products. Gourmet Insider is a sister title of HomeWorld Business, the leading business-to-business media resource for the housewares industry. gourmetinsider.com.