SHANGHAI, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The CBME Awards 2014 was presented during the CBME China Annual Autumn Summit at Jianguo Hotel. Over 400 key industry leaders gathered to witness the industry’s significant moment.
CBME AWARDS, in conjunction with CBME Industry Consortium, is China’s children, baby and maternity industry’s most anticipated awards. The CBME AWARDS comprise of Innovative Products Awards, Top Brands and more. Nominations were open to the public and a specially formed “100-person judge panel” comprised of notable experts in the industry, professionals and media. Winners were finally picked and proclaimed by the “100-person judge panel;” together with votes by CBME China 2014 visitors including distributors, wholesalers, retailers, professional buyers; and a simultaneous online vote.
CBME AWARDS 2014 comprises of:
1. Innovative Products Awards
Innovative Product Awards honors original patented products that have shown rapid advances and innovations in the industry in the past year.
- Best Baby Bedding and Furniture: Harry 4-in-1 crib by Dolphinstar
Convertible multi-function furniture that can be used as a crib, bed, couch or even a desk.
- Best Feeding Product: Smart Dual-effect Electric Breast Pump by Pigeon
Portable with a silent motor and adjustable suction pressure and speed, this breast pump also uses “Skin-friendly Seal Brassiere” technology, enabling moms to provide milk comfortably.
- Best Baby Travel Gear: Car Seat CS868 by Goodbaby
Separable design for base and the seat makes this car seat easy to install while still providing a high level of comfort.
- Best Educational Product: Interactive Game Table by Huile
Integrating different tools, blocks and colors, this game table aims to develop the child’s motor skills and at the same time stimulates brain development.
- Best Baby Care and Hygiene Product: Tap Extender by Aqueduck
An innovative product helps kids to reach the tap easily as they wash their hands.
2. Top Brand Awards.
- Baby Bedding and Furniture: Les Enphants
- Feeding Products: Pigeon
- Baby Travel Gears: Goodbaby
- Baby Care Products: Pigeon
- Educational Products: Fisher Price
- Maternity Products: Octmami
3. Top Retailer Awards
- Changsha Yiya
- Leyou Babies to Kids
4. Best Baby Store in Sales Personnel Quality Awards
This award is granted to the baby stores whose store personnel who garnered highest score in “Best Baby Store Sales Contest Awards” held earlier this year.
- Gold Award: Changsha Yiya
- Silver Award: Haomama
- Bronze Award: Youjiaaiying; Yangyang
5. Lifetime Achievement Award
CBME China appreciates the contribution of key industry players to the industry with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Shen Yu Qing, Chairman of CBME Industry Consortium, Founder of Children Baby & Maternity Industry Expo (CBME), Fashion Baby magazine and China Children, Baby and Maternity Industry magazine, is the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
CBME AWARDS 2014 also recognizes the corporation and individuals with significant contribution to the industry with 20-Year Industry Service Awards, Best Social Responsibility Awards and 10-Year Industry Service Awards. Among these awards, 10-Year Industry Service Awards were presented at CBME China 2014 last July 23.
"CBME AWARDS aims to recognize the companies and individuals who have contributed to the advancement of the industry in China and across the world. I am delighted that this year’s recipients reflect the qualities CBME AWARDS stand for excellence, innovation and contribution,” said Athena Gong, General Manager of CBME. “This year we have received more entries for the Innovative Products Awards, all highly qualified. This, coupled with the stringent judging criteria, being a winner or even a nominee of CBME AWARDS is no easy task. Congratulations to all the winners.”
CBME AWARDS 2014 recognizes the “Best of the Best” and the movers and shakers of China’s children, baby and maternity products industry. For more information, visit www.cbmexpo.com/en/innovation.