Dallas, TX | January 18, 2018

Entry Instructions

All manufacturers and marketers of housewares products located on campus are invited to enter products that meet the criteria below

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Product must be on campus and introduced to Market between February 28, 2017 and January 2018
  • Participants must be current, and in good standing, permanent exhibitors at Dallas Market Center
  • Employees of Dallas Market Center and their families are ineligible to participate in nor receive any prize covered herein

Entry Fee: $50/Entry or $100/Three Entries*

*Unlimited entries

Entry Deadline: December 15, 2017

Product Submission Deadline: January 5, 2018

Shipping Instructions:

  • Products must be shipped to the Dallas Market Center and received by January 5, 2018.
  • Dallas Market Center
    MS 120 - Richard Wisnieski
    2100 Stemmons Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75207
  • Product must be in original, consumer packaging
  • Product will be donated to charity if no return shipping label is included with entry.

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A jury of industry professionals will evaluate each product on innovation, user-friendliness, and visual appeal. Pre-judging will take place mid-December. Product testing and judging will take place on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Dallas Total Housewares & Gourmet Market.


60% Innovation
20% User-Friendliness
20% Visual Appeal

Awards Ceremony

Winners will be announced during a cocktail reception and awards ceremony on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 6PM at Dallas Total Housewares & Gourmet Market.

Winners Marketing Package

  • Award trophy for display opportunities
  • Press release mention
  • Social media mention
  • Onsite signage during market
  • Complimentary event photos
  • Winners logo for promotional use
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