iktAward2018

Supplier of the Year

Sponsor to be confirmed

This award will recognise the Irish supplier who excels in providing kitchen manufacturers and retailers with quality products and services. The winner will have an excellent knowledge of what products/services the Irish kitchen market needs in order to progress and will be skilled at sourcing new products as well as being accomplished at managing supply and demand.

Their showroom will be an exceptionable space manned by knowledgeable staff able to answer questions posed, and demonstrate products or appliances. They will also be excellent at adhering to deadlines, be prompt with delivery times and demonstrate excellent customer service.

Entry Criteria

  • This award is not intended for kitchen retailers. Entrants to this category will be located within, and supply to, customers in the 32 counties of Ireland as well as further afield.
  • Entrants must register their entry at www.iktg.ie/register
  • Entrants are required to answer ALL entry questions (up to 250 words per question). An entry that does not include all required criteria will not be considered for judging.
  • A high-resolution (300dpi) image of the supplier and examples of their products will need to be submitted with this entry on disc or memory stick as well as a printout of the images if the entry is submitted by post.
  • A selection of high-resolution (300dpi) images and a floor plan that illustrates the showroom both in detail and overall layout needs to be submitted with this entry on disc or memory stick as well as a printout of the images if the entry is submitted by post.
  • Entrants need to supply names and contact details for five customers they have worked with in the last 12 months.
  • The judges will select finalists and subsequently pay a visit to their showrooms.
  • Once the finalists are selected, they will be required to attend a 15-minute presentation to the judges.