The Just Drinks Excellence Awards – Guidelines
The Just Drinks Excellence Awards celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations in the industry. The programme provides a platform to recognize the people and companies that are driving change.
Our programme is designed to highlight excellence within the sector by looking at a range of corporate activities including deals, business projects and company initiatives, both internal and in the community.
Download the Research Guide
- April – Research begins
- June 2 – Submission deadline
- Early July – Excellence Award winners announced
How It Works
Companies and institutions are evaluated based on their performance in 12 key Areas of Excellence, with evidence from our own research and our ranking submission process.
- Business expansion
- Product Launches
- Research and Development
For full details on our Methodology and scoring system, please download the RESEARCH GUIDE.
Taking part in the Excellence Awards offer your company many benefits including being able to tell the market, new and prospective clients about your achievement.
For full details on the benefits, the scale of our audience and the marketing packages on offer please download the RESEARCH GUIDE.
Are there any costs involved in the awards?
There is no fee to submit information but to maximize your exposure we have a range of packages to promote your success to our 10+ ml audience. Please discuss promo packages with your awards adviser: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
What sort of projects can I submit as case studies?
Case studies should fit in one of our 12 Areas of Excellence. Please see the examples listed under each category in the Research Guide
I want to submit a project/case study but don’t know what category to submit for
You don’t need to submit for a particular category, we will take relevant projects/case studies into consideration for all relevant categories
Do I have to use the format of the online form?
No, you can upload your case studies as a Word or PDF document using the upload feature in the online form or email it
How will our case studies be used?
Case study information may be published alongside your award. If you don’t want certain information published please make this clear in the description
I have a long-term project that I want to submit as a case study, will it be valid for this year’s research?
If a substantial amount of work has been done on the project during the research period it will be valid
Can I get an extension to the submission deadline?
Please email the request and length of extension to the research team, they can usually be accommodated
For more information on the awards and our methodology, please contact: