Updated: Feb 18, 2019
“We're back after a stellar inaugural awards in 2018 that attracted more than 90 entries. We set out creating the awards to recognise the growing importance of marketing, innovation and strategy professions within the restaurant and foodservice sector. We saw a superb calibre last year and have amazing momentum with our events throughout the year. We're expecting an even more impressive list of entrants this year." says co-founder, James Hacon
The awards, in their second year, recognise outstanding marketing and innovation in the sector. Finalists will be invited to an awards ceremony, which will be held at Cafe de Paris in London on Thursday, 17 January, which is the grand finale of the Restaurant Marketer & Innovator European Summit, which takes place over two days.
Awards are open to any eating or drinking out brand or outlet in Europe. There are 13 categories – Integrated Campaign of the Year, Digital Campaign of the Year, Innovation of the Year, Launch Campaign of the Year, Best Use of Technology, Best New Website, Best Use of Video, Best New/Improved Visual Identity, Best Use of Social Media, Best Use of Research/Insight/Data, Marketer of the Year, Innovator of the Year and Future Marketing Leader of the Year.
Entries are now open. The closing date is 11.59pm on Monday, 5 November. Entry information and criteria can be found here.