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Dates and deadlines

Important dates for the 2021 New World Beer & Cider Awards competition.

 

Tuesday 1 December Entries open
Wednesday 10 February Entries close at 5pm
Thursday 11 February Confirmation of entries, instructions for samples emailed to entrants. An invoice for entry fees will be emailed on Friday 12 February.
Friday 19 February Final date for receiving samples and entry fee payment.
Arrangements can be made for receiving late samples of new brews until Friday 26 February – please contact [email protected] 
Tuesday 2 & Wednesday 3 March Judging takes place at Addington Events Centre in Christchurch 
Thursday 4 March Judging results confirmed by email.
All medal results are confidential and embargoed – The dates of lifting the embargo to New World stores and of lifting the public embargo will be confirmed by email from the Competition Director. 
Friday 5 March Suppliers of the 30 top-ranked beers & ciders contacted to confirm their product(s) meet the entry criteria.
Tuesday 9 March Midday deadline for suppliers of the 30 top-ranked beers & ciders to confirm their product(s) meet the entry criteria 
Wednesday 10 March Full instructions emailed to suppliers of the Top 30 beers & ciders that meet the entry criteria for inclusion in the 4-week nationwide promotion
Wednesday 17 March For the supplier of each Top 30 product, by this date:
New suppliers to Foodstuffs must complete the documentation to become a Foodstuffs Approved Supplier
The product must be set up either via GS1 ProductFlow or Data eXpress (DEX).  
Date TBC The public embargo on results is lifted. The date of lifting the public embargo will be confirmed by email from the Competition Director.

 

 

Entries closed 10 February 2020.

All enquiries are welcome and can be directed to the Competition Director:
Rachel Touhey, Foodstuffs NZ
[email protected]