Voting | Nutraceutical and Functional Food Industry Awards 2019

Start: 2019-08-26 00:00:00

End:  2019-09-06 23:59:59

Voting Rules: Voters are limited to one vote per category

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Voting | Nutraceutical and Functional Food Industry Awards 2019

Start: 2019-08-26 00:00:00

End:  2019-09-06 23:59:59

Voting Rules: Voters are limited to one vote per category

Organizer: Duxes

Industry Model · Deserve to be Awarded

Due largely to a significant increase in the global elderly population, in addition to growing consumer consciousness for health and wellness products, the global nutraceuticals and functional food markets face a promising future with a value expected to reach nearly US$280 billion by 2021; a CAGR of 7.4% from 2015 to 2021.

To meet the ongoing demand for the latest information on this booming industry, and improve the overall quality of market development, Duxes will host the FFCN (9th China International Nutraceutical and Functional Food Summit 2019) and Industry Awards Ceremony this September in Beijing. The mission of the awards is to recognize the outstanding contributions of enterprises toward the growth and innovation of the functional food and nutrition industries. In order to ensure fairness and transparency, the awards' jury will consist of a group of experts, media representatives and observers. On September 19th, the official ceremony will involve the active participation of forward-looking media and industry leaders to expand brand awareness and the reputation of award-winning enterprises, and to promote healthy industry development.

Duxes has been deeply involved in organizing the annual functional food summit for 9 years and has successfully built multiple functional food industry exchange platforms for the Chinese, Asia-Pacific and European markets. The latest China Summit and Awards Ceremony will gather industry experts, leading enterprise executives, association leaders, scientists, analysts and industry-related companies engaged in research and development, markets and regulations, along with other professionals, to share the development status of the industry and explore its future.

High-end Events · Deserve to Participate

Gathering of Industry Leaders

Platform with nearly a decade of engagement and support for the functional food industry pooling of knowledge and experience from leaders in the field.

Unique Opportunity to Identify and Target Potential Customers

Diverse range of delegates from around the world and across Asia with expertise on the Chinese market.

100+ leading global nutraceutical/functional food/supplements manufacturers, functional ingredient suppliers, distributers/retailers, and service providers.

Exposure from Influential Media

Awards ceremony reports, onsite interviews and prominent press and media coverage across all major platforms (100 online media platforms + mainstream video platforms).

An interactive industry exchange gala event to award outstanding role models in the functional food industry.


  • Functional Raw Material/Additive Producers

  • Nutraceutical and Functional Food Manufacturers

  • Health Food Manufacturers

  • Pharmaceutical Companies

  • Service Providers


Companies that satisfy some or all of the requirements outlined below:

  • Performance Growth/ Growth Potential:

    Has experienced rapid annual growth or has enormous growth potential

  • Innovation:

    Responsible for significantly innovative products or services

  • Strategic Planning:

    Forward-looking, strategic vision for satisfying market and consumer demands

  • Brand Value:

    Recognized by industry peers and customers

  • Industry Impact:

    Outstanding achievements that have assisted in the development of the nutraceutical/functional food/supplement industries

Awards and Judging Process

Entry & Submission

  • Candidate enterprises should register by sending an email to Mia Shen <> indicating the category of the award that they wish to apply for.

  • After formally entering, candidate enterprises should send their product samples (5 samples at most) with the letter subject titled: Submission + FFCN9 Awards + Your Company Name to: 5F, Block A, 1230 Zhongshan North 1st Road, Shanghai, P.R. China, 200437. Please address your correspondence to Mia Shen.

  • Candidate enterprises are required to send all requested materials to the organizer within two weeks of submission.

  • The submission deadline is August 18th , 2019

Professional & Media Panel Selection

  • The organizing committee will consist of experts from the nutrition, functional foods and supplements industry (weight 60%) and the food industry media (weight 30%). They will vote on candidates from August 19-23.

Popular Vote

  • A public vote (weight 10%) will be conducted from August 26th to September 6th. Voting channels include:

    Official Website:

    Wechat Official Account: follow “食品功能大家谈” to cast your vote.

Awards Ceremony

  • The organizing committee will select winners according to the results of the public vote and expert/media panels. The winners will be finally announced at the awards ceremony on September 19th. The event website and Wechat account will simultaneously update the list of awardees.

Award Categories

Sports Nutrition Product of the Year
Intestinal Health Product of the Year
Healthy Aging Product of the Year
Weight Management Product of the Year
Brain Health Product of the Year
Joint Health Product of the Year
Nutritional Meal Replacement Product of the Year
Popular Product Flavor of the Year
Innovative Functional Food Product Form of the Year
Brand Impact of the Year
High-quality Protein Powder of the Year
Sports Snacks Innovation of the Year
Post-workout Recovery Nutrition Product of the Year
Beauty Supplement of the Year
Pregnancy Health Product of the Year
Functional Dairy Product of the Year
Children's Nutrition Gummy Product of the Year

Upgraded Media Package

Junior Level

  • Social Media Platform Voting Program (Wechat, Webo, Official Website, Toutiao, Sohu, Bai jiahao) – enhance award-winning brand’s awareness and reputation

  • One exhibition space for the award-winning product, including hardcover display shelf – product becomes the medium to increase interactive opportunities with guests

  • Live photo broadcast (Live photos from the award ceremony will be instantly published on the official Wechat mini program, and will be available for immediate download)

  • Awarding-winning company’s name and product will be mentioned in news releases on whole media platforms (over 100 online media platforms)
    List of Affiliated Media (partial)

  • Listed as a Weibo 'Hot Topic' – utilizing word-of-mouth effect to spread news of the award-winning product


  • Release on various Duxes official social media platforms, including Wechat, Weibo, Official Website, Toutiao, Sohu, Bai jiahao, etc

  • Front page headlinles and slideshow on home page in Duxes XEvents APP (15 days)

  • Exclusive interview and publication with authorized media: News Tencent, ifeng, People's network, Sohu

  • Senior Level

    * Includes all the rights and benefits of the junior level media package, increasing the accuracy of publicity and expanding brand awareness.

  • Front page headlines and slideshow on home page in Duxes XEvents APP (30 days)

  • Exclusive interview and publication with authorized media: News Tencent, ifeng, People's network, Sohu. Professional videographers from Youku will shoot, cut, edit and publish the entire interview video on Youku (Tencent video,, v.ifeng, iqiyi synchronous publicity)

  • Written articles released on related famous official wechat public account (all materials provided by award-winning brand)

  • Famous Wechat Public Account Number of fans
    FOODAILY 39,069
    FOOD&MORE 17,268
    xingyingyang 25,754

Positive Review of the Nutraceutical and Functional Food Industry Awards 2018

Previous Awards

Many famous nutrition and healthcare brands from home and abroad competed in the Nutraceutical and Functional Food Industry Awards 2018, including: By-Health, Blackmores, Nestlé, Coca-Cola, Danone and Puritan’s Pride. In order to ensure proper fairness and impartiality, the organizing committee set up by Duxes specially invited experts, media and others from the functional food industry to participate. The professional judging panel, media judging panel and consumer judging panel finally selected 9 winners based on each brand’s growth potential, product innovation, strategic planning, brand value and industry influence.

The winners were:

Successful Cases

The strong publicity and news reports that accompanied the event across all media platforms has led to an increased popularity and reputation of the award-winning brands and products, and greatly promoted their sales. For more details, please refer to the summary of media reports and exposure data of the Nutraceutical and Functional Food Industry Awards 2018:

Cardiovascular Health Product of the Year 2018 – Puritan's Pride Q-SORB CO Q-10's Success Featured on Multiple E-commerce Platforms

For further information, please contact:

Ms. Cindy CUI
Tel.: + 86 21 5258 8005 Ext. 8253

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