Rules of Entry

Key Dates

ENTRIES WILL OPEN IN 2016.

Entry criteria and cost

The IWC Merchant Awards New Zealand are only open to businesses based within New Zealand.


IWC NZ Agent of the Year
To enter this award your main activity must be selling wine to the NZ trade.
Entry cost: $300 +GST

IWC NZ Importer of the Year
To enter this award you must be NZ based and your main activity must be importing wine into NZ.
Entry cost: $300 +GST

IWC NZ Cellar Door Experience
To enter this award you must provide a cellar door experience for consumers in NZ and show good wine sales in addition to customer service (restaurant, tours, events etc)
Entry cost: $300 +GST

IWC NZ Liquor Store of the Year
To enter this award you must be part of a retail group/chain in NZ.
Entry cost: $300 + GST

IWC NZ Online Merchant of the Year
To enter this award you must only sell wine via the internet and/or mail order in NZ.
Entry cost: $150 +GST

IWC NZ Regional Liquor Store Awards
To enter these awards you have at least one retail store in NZ. You can only enter one regional award per store. It is important that you prepare a unique presentation of supporting material for your entry.
The regions are: North Island, Auckland, Wellington and South Island.
Entry cost: $150 + GST per region

IWC NZ Specialist Liquor Store Awards
You can enter a maximum of two (2) specialist regions. You must submit a unique presentation of supporting material for each specialist region.
The specialist regions are: Spain, France, South Africa, South America and Australia.
Entry cost: $150 + GST per specialist region

IWC NZ Supermarket Store of the Year
This award is open to all NZ regional and national supermarkets, but judged on an individual store level. You will be required to present your entry to the judges on judging day.
Entry cost: $500 + GST

IWC NZ Wine List of the Year
There are 2 sub-categories for these awards:
• IWC NZ Restaurant Wine List of the Year
Entry cost: $300 + GST
• IWC NZ Wine Bar Wine List of the Year
Entry cost: $300 + GST


Organiser

The organiser of the IWC Merchant Awards New Zealand is:

William Reed Business Media Ltd

    Broadfield Park, Crawley, RH11 9RT, United Kingdom
    Tel: +44 (0)1293 610 416
    Email: marketing.iwc@wrbm.com