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Distillery and Brewing Awards

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Distillery and Brewing Awards

LUXlife is proud to announce the launch of the Distillery and Brewing Awards 2023. For its inaugural edition on the LUXlife platform, this programme will spotlight and showcase the cream of the crop from across the international brewing and distilling industry.

The Distillery and Brewing Awards 2023 will shine a light on the industry leaders who are revolutionising the sector. From craft breweries, family-run distilleries, and micro-breweries to brewpubs and taprooms, this is an industry that is firmly established in everyday life. With more craft breweries and distilleries established each year, this industry shows no signs of slowing down!

In a competitive market, today’s breweries and distilleries are characterised by their ability to adapt, overcome, and embrace innovation, with resiliency a crucial component to a company’s success. Turning to greener methods of production, and tailoring products to the consumer palate are just a few examples of new developments within the industry. Trends also suggest that many breweries are now focused on finding their niche, leading to greater diversity in the market and the opportunity to stand out amongst the crowd!

The Distillery and Brewing Awards 2023 will aim to recognise standout brands, products, and companies across the global industry. With experts predicting the liquor and beer markets to continue to expand, now is the perfect time to highlight your successes. Those who take part in the programme will look to establish themselves as award-winning organisations, demonstrating their accomplishments and dedication towards excelling within this dynamic industry.

With new products hitting the market each year, innovation is vital for attracting new consumers and establishing a repeat customer base. This is a pioneering industry where everyone involved brings something new to the table. So, whether you're embracing modern technologies, using local ingredients, or creating unusual flavours, we at LUXlife want to highlight your efforts with the Distillery and Brewing Awards 2023.

As in each of our award programmes, the Distillery and Brewing Awards 2023 welcomes third-party and self-nominations. Our process also utilises LUXlife’s in-house research team to analyse and assess potential awardees upon the bases of merit and quality, thus we can proudly state that both large and small companies are judged objectively. Open to every specialism within the distillery and brewery markets, we adopt a fair judging process which enables equal assessment.

If you know of a business or individual that you think deserves to be involved in this exciting new awards programme, please do not hesitate to submit a nomination, or contact our dedicated Nominations team on the channels provided. We wish all the nominees the best of luck!

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We invite you to have a direct hand in celebrating excellence. Participate in the prestigious process of honouring the elite in luxury by nominating your favourites. Your voice contributes to the recognition of innovation, artistry, and the highest standards of quality that our awards represent.

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See Previous Winners

Get a glimpse into the exceptional individuals and organizations that have previously been honoured with our awards. This archive is not only a celebration of past triumphs but also serves as a source of inspiration, setting the bar for future aspirants looking to leave their mark in the realm of luxury and excellence. Explore the legacy of success and the stories behind the victories that have shaped our prestigious history.

Frequently Asked

When did LUXlife launch?


Today, LUXlife is one of AI Global Media’s most popular standalone publications but it launched as a bi-product of the luxury lifestyle sections from two of our flagship brands, Acquisition International & Wealth & Finance. In this respect, we’ve been active in the Lifestyle Sector since 2010; however, as demand for this type of coverage increased, we made the decision, in 2015, to separate the content and launch LUXlife, as an independent brand.

Who nominated me?


A large part of the nomination process is driven by LUXlife, we spend a great deal of time identifying potentially suitable candidates within their appropriate markets. A publisher-cast nomination doesn’t hold any more weight than a self, or third-party nomination, they all filter through to the research stage in the same manner. If you didn’t self-nominate the nomination will have come from either a third-party vote via our online voting form or, by us the publisher. We run the nomination process via our website entirely anonymously, prohibiting us to provide specific details. Tried and tested over the years, response rates are always higher this way. As we operate in this manner, we run a very rigorous filtering system and do not directly link the number of votes received with success. We store encrypted versions of the IP address associated with the nomination, allowing us to track unusual behaviour.

I’ve accepted the nomination, what happens next?


Once a nomination is accepted, the organisation will be moved on to our shortlist. Shortlisted parties are encouraged to submit supporting materials via our optional questionnaire. This is the perfect opportunity to put forward any specifics you’d like our judging panel to take into consideration before they undertake extensive research for up to 8 weeks.

What are the costs?


There are no obligatory costs in accepting a nomination or winning a LUXlife award. In fact, to demonstrate our commitment to this, all our winners are offered a free of charge promotional package. Our company policy will always remain, regardless of budget, our clients should always be able to leverage the value of the award and our seal of approval. We offer a variety of promotional opportunities to our winners. as we have an extensive network and we know, more than anyone, the wider business benefits from promoting industry awards. It’s important to highlight, all conversations pertaining commercial add-ons are conducted after winners are announced, so there is no possibility an organisation can influence any internal decisions, based on their appetite to spend on marketing; this remains our utmost concern.

Who makes the final decision?


We have an entirely unbiased internal panel. It consists of an international, collective of individuals, with backgrounds from a myriad of fields, such as business, economy, politics, media, journalism, history and education. The panel is led by a veteran academic leader with international pedagogic and coaching experience who is well versed in research, fact-checking and mediation; allowing the panel to operate with efficacy and dependability.

When’s the ceremony?


We do not gather our winners together to present the news. We’re a little bit too new-media for that! All announcements are made digitally, online and across our network. Hosting events and celebration dinners is an expense we’d rather our clients not entertain. We’d much rather keep the cost of our services and products low, so our winners can choose to spend money on marketing that generates real-world value.

So, what happens if I do win?


You get to select the level of coverage that suits you and we set to work to prepare all the relevant elements in time for our public announcement. Our main coverage takes the form of a digital winner’s magazine, but we also offer physical trophies, certificates and varied online packages offering social media exposure. We have a highly experienced editorial and production department who will guide you through this process and give you full control over your eventual coverage.

Why does your email domain differ from your website domain?


Because we send a large volume of emails, we separate our campaign email sends from our transactional ones. This structure helps to ensure a prompt and thorough response from one of our diligent team members. The sending email address will always be recognisable but please contact us via the address on this page if you have any concerns.

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