Stand Out Among The Competition

Enter your new product to win a Picks Award and get recognized by the industry’s leading publications. This prestigious awards program gives the opportunity to stand apart among other brands, celebrating the best products across consumer technology, the custom installation industry and innovative new technology that can truly help businesses of all sizes and across varying industries.

Awards will be judged and awarded by the publishers of TWICE and Residential Systems (Future US) and TechRadar Pro (Future UK) based on descriptions provided by you via the nomination form and are announced at the same time as CES, helping winners to stand out among the competition at a crucial time in the calendar. Winning a prestigious award keeps your clients and employees happy and motivated, boosts your reputation, benchmarks you against your competitors and gives your fantastic new products the recognition they deserve.

Nominations are now closed.

Why Enter?

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Thousands of new products are introduced at CES each year. Help make yours stand out after the event has been and gone, whether you're exhibiting this year or not.

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Winners receive an award for display, and that trophy gives validation and recognition that your new products are the best in the business as judged by industry experts.

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Every product nominated, whether chosen for an award or not, will be featured in the special Picks Awards Program Guide, to be distributed as a digital edition after the show.

The Entry Guide covers the Judges Criteria, as well as the new categories and nomination process.

Email Kate Smith kate.smith@futurenet.com to request a copy. 

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Contest Details

To enter, complete and submit the nomination form. All entries must be received by January 6, 2021, 11:59 PM ET, unless otherwise noted. All entrants must complete the online nomination form (one per product nominated), and remit payment for the entry fee(s) via our online system. The prizewinners will be determined by a panel of judges and will be notified in person or by mail, email and/or telephone on or about January 11, 2021. Judges’ decisions are final. This contest is sponsored by Future US, 11 W 42nd Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10036.

Benefits included with each of your Awards-Entry Submissions: One full-page advertorial for each nominated product — with special distinction for winning entries — in the Picks Awards Program Guide, published and distributed digitally to all of Future US’s Consumer Electronics lists after CES 2021, plus additional promotion and brand exposure in our post-show recap coverage of award nominees and winners.

Entry fees are $695 per product per publication to which you submit for consideration. Companies may enter numerous products for consideration, provided they complete the online nomination form and pay the necessary entry fee(s).

 

      

FAQs

The program recognizes outstanding products across consumer technology, the custom installation industry and innovative new technology that can truly help businesses of all sizes and across varying industries. Winners are selected by TWICE, Residential Systems and TechRadar Pro editors based on descriptions provided by you via the nomination form and are announced at the same time as CES, helping winners to stand out among the competition.

Any company that has announced and/or launched a tech product since CES 2020 (January 2020) can enter, whether you're exhibiting in January 2021 or not. To find out which publication most suits your product take a look at the categories and criteria:

Thousands of new products are introduced at CES each year, and this program helps make yours stand out. Winning a prestigious award keeps your clients and employees happy and motivated, boosts your reputation, benchmarks you against your competitors and gives your fantastic new products the recognition they deserve.

Further, every product nominated, whether chosen for an award or not, will be featured in the special Picks Awards Program Guide, to be distributed in digital edition form after the show. Program Guide coverage will be based on the image and description submitted with your entry.

The deadline has been extended to January 6, 2021, 11:59 PM ET. We reserve the right to consider late applicants as circumstances dictate.

$695 per product nominated, for consideration by your chosen Future US/UK magazine (TWICE, Residential Systems or TechRadar Pro). You may submit a given product to multiple magazines, at $695 each.

If you wish your product to be considered by multiple publications, just nominate the product for each by checking the appropriate box(es) on the product’s form; so for example, if Jones Smith Manufacturing wishes to nominate a new product for consideration by two brands, the nomination price is $1,390 ($695 x 2). The entry form will guide you.

Yes. There is no limit to the number of products you may nominate. Each requires a nomination form and entry fee(s).

A panel of editors will review nominations and choose the winners.

The Entry Guide covers the Judges Criteria, as well as the new categories and nomination process. Email Kate Smith kate.smith@futurenet.com to request a copy.

Yes. It will not be published prior to the convention or shared with anyone beyond the judges or editors. Judges will receive nominations after the submission period is closed.

Click here to nominate a product and pay by credit card.

Winners will be notified prior to the conclusion of CES 2021.

Winners receive an award for display, and will be reported in a special Picks Awards Program Guide, to be distributed in digital edition form to readers of TWICE, Residential Systems and TechRadar Pro after the convention. Content will be based on entry submission images and descriptions.

Yes, click here for the full terms and conditions.

Please email any questions to Kate Smith at kate.smith@futurenet.com.

        

Contact

Kate Smith

Customer Relations Manager

kate.smith@futurenet.com