Call for Submissions: The 2016 Canadian Fragrance Awards

 

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Canadian Fragrance Awards!

Cosmetics’ annual gala honours and celebrates the year’s best fragrance launches, as chosen by our expert voting panel of industry insiders, beauty advisors and media judges.

 

The 2016 categories are:

Best Niche Launch – awarded to a men’s or women’s fragrance that launched in under 5 stores in 2015

Best Luxe Launch – awarded to a men’s fragrance and a women’s fragrance that launched in 6-50 stores in 2015

Best Limited Launch – awarded to a men’s fragrance and a women’s fragrance that launched in 51-250 stores in 2015

Best Celebrity/Lifestyle Launch – awarded to a men’s or women’s celebrity/lifestyle fragrance that launched in 2015

Best Full Market Launch – awarded to a men’s fragrance and a women’s fragrance (non-flankers) that launched in 250+ stores in 2015

[NEW] Best Full Market Flanker – awarded to a men’s flanker and a women’s flanker that launched in 250+ stores in 2015

Best Private Label/Direct Sell Launch – awarded to a men’s or women’s fragrance launched by a private-label or direct-sell brand in 2015

[NEW] Best Bath & Body Launch – awarded to a scented bath and body product/line that launched in 2015

Best Print Media Editorial – awarded to the best fragrance story published by a Canadian magazine or newspaper in 2015

Best Broadcast / Online Media Editorial – awarded to the best fragrance story published by a Canadian TV outlet, blogger or website in 2015

Hall of Fame Award – awarded to a men’s fragrance and a women’s fragrance that have consistently performed well for the past 10-20 years

Lifetime Achievement Award – awarded to an individual who has made the greatest impact on the fragrance industry in Canada in the past decade or longer

Consumers’ Choice Award – awarded to the men’s fragrance and women’s fragrance voted by the readers of FLARE, Chatelaine and LOULOU as the best of the year; launches nominated in other categories are eligible for this award

Judges’ Choice Award – awarded to the men’s or women’s fragrance voted by judges as the best of the year, regardless of launch strategy/promotion; launches nominated in other categories are eligible for this award

 

To make your nomination(s), please download the applicable form(s) below and follow the instructions. Good luck!

Best Launches – All Categories [PDF]
Deadline: January 8, 2016

Best Print Media / Broadcast / Online Media Categories [PDF]
Deadline: January 22, 2016

 

The 2016 Canadian Fragrance Awards will take place in the spring in Toronto (date and venue to be announced here). To receive updates, please sign up for our free weekly newsletter.

For more ticket/event information or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please contact jim.hicks@rci.rogers.com.