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2020 Awards Timeline

Monday 2 December 2019

Entries open for 2020 

Launch communications campaign

Friday 28 February 2020

All entries submitted online by 5 pm Friday 28 February 2020. Please note there are NO extensions to this date, please get your entry in early. 

Entry acknowledgement and label template for delivery emailed

Monday 2 to Thursday 5 March 2020

Judging samples to arrive by Friday 8 March by 4 p.m. to:
Carmel Clark
101 Onehunga Mall
Onehunga 1643
Auckland
Phone: 027 488 1025
Office hours 8.30 to 4.30pm

Saturday 7 March 2020

Judging in Auckland

Monday 30 March 2020

Individual results sent to entrants via email
Feedback available on request

Tuesday 31 March 20120

Gold, Silver and Bronze medallists announced
Publicity, digital marketing and social media to support

Tuesday 22 April 2020

Champions Party – Awards Cocktail Party in Auckland

Supreme Champion and category Champions announced

Publicity, digital marketing and social media to support

Monday 27 April 2020

NZ Life & Leisure on sale with Outstanding Food Producer Awards feature

May – August 2020

FMCG Business May issue with Outstanding Food Producer Awards feature
Regional Winner Events

Publicity, digital marketing and social media to promote category champions