These awards will be determined via consumer panel with research undertaken by Thrive Research across five categories: Beer, Cider, Wine, Spirits, RTD.
Fan Favourite Award The brand that is most favoured by consumers.
The Emerging Brand of the Year The brand most perceived by consumers as gaining in popularity.
The Most Distinctive Brand The brand recognised as most unique and different, thus distinctive, by consumers.
Contribution to Industry Awards
These awards are to be independently judged by members of the Drinks Association Board. The awards recognise the organisation achievement and contribution to industry in the area of Diversity & Inclusion.
Gender Equity Award Recognises excellence in gender equity initiatives and programs in the workplace.
Inclusive & Diverse Workplace Award Recognises organisations that prioritise diversity and recognise the value of an inclusive workplace for individuals and the organisation.
Corporate Social Responsibility Award Recognises unique and out of the box initiatives and strategies that demonstrate a commitment to corporate social responsibility principles.
To request submission documents for the Contribution to Industry Awards, email The Drinks Association at firstname.lastname@example.org
These awards will be determined utilising data results from the industry wide engagement survey conducted by Advantage Australia.
Supplier of the Year Award The supplier with the highest overall Net Favourable (NF) Score.
Supply Chain Partnership Award Recognises the performance of the Supply Chain community, focusing on areas of key supply chain performance metrics, relationships and communication, practices and processes that improve efficiency, forecasting and responsive customer service.
Most Improved Supplier of the Year Recognises the supplier that has made significant improvements in the way it works with retailers compared to prior year.