MANCHESTER – 22nd June 2023: Gama, a global provider of business information and services specializing in FMCG product innovation and international trade, has today officially opened entries for the latest edition of the Gama Innovation Awards.

The Gama Innovation Awards recognise outstanding innovation in the FMCG space across ten categories: Product, Packaging, Positioning, Branding & Design, Health & Wellness, SME, Best of Britain, Best of Middle East, Hospitality and Travel.  Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony that will take place in the iconic Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on Thursday, 19th October 2023.

Gama can today also reveal the high-calibre panel of international judges who will be tasked with choosing the winning entries from a shortlist of innovative products in each category. Representing some of the leading FMCG firms across the globe, the exciting line-up of judges includes thought leaders from companies such as Kraft Heinz, Coty, Essity, IFFCO, Bel Group and PepsiCo, as well as Shark Tank Brasil’s Cris Arcangeli, underlining the reputation of the Gama Innovation Awards as a major showcase of global innovation.

Cesar Pereira, Founder & CEO at Gama, commented: “As ever, we expect the Gama Innovation Awards to be an inspiring opportunity to celebrate the very best in global FMCG innovation. A Gama Innovation Award will represent a fantastic accolade for every winner, as the judging panel is made up of their industry peers, including top executives from the world’s leading FMCG businesses”.

Entries to the Gama Innovation Awards are open until Friday 14th July, and manufacturers are invited to submit their own product innovations for consideration to silvia.ruiz@gamaconsumer.com, in accordance with the entry requirements and qualifying criteria.

GICA 2022 highlights below:

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About GICA 2023

The eight edition of the Gama Innovation Conference & Awards (GICA) will take place on Thursday 19th October 2023 at The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. GICA 2023 is an invitation-only event and is expected to welcome over 100 attendees from around the globe, including FMCG manufacturers, industry experts, retail buyers, investors, hotels and airlines.


About Gama

Gama is a global provider of business information and services specializing in product innovation and international trade. Through our worldwide network of over 100 experts in more than 46 countries, Gama offers high-quality news, research, analysis and partnering services.