Categories

In partnership with The National Restaurant Association, this award will celebrate exceptional innovation in the foodservice industry. If your product is helping restaurants work smarter, safer and more sustainably, enter the awards today!  

Sustainability Solutions
Products in this category could include but are not limited to:

  • Front-end sustainability (plastics, disposables, etc.)
  • Food waste reduction
  • Back-end sustainability (production systems) 

Technology Solutions
Products in this category could include, but are not limited to:

  • Delivery management systems/online ordering for takeout and delivery
  • Workforce management tools
  • Convenience technology (contactless ordering, payment, etc.)

 Health & Safety Solutions
Products in this category could include, but are not limited to:

  • Food safety sanitation
  • Employee hygiene

       

Judges

Winners are selected by a panel of judges comprised of SmartBrief editors and executives of well-known organizations and brands in the foodservice industry.

Judges for the 2022 awards to be announced soon!

If you have any questions about our categories, judges and criteria, check out the FAQs.