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Smallwares & Tabletop Contest

November 2008


11th Annual Supplies Awards
As the world focused on the Olympic Games in August, a small band of editors was assembling entries for a different kind of competition.


Smallwares Go For the Gold
FER's annual kitchen-tools competition saw seven products from four companies earn top honors.


As The Tabletop Turns
Shapely condiment holders and a sleek induction chafer were among the seven winners on the tabletop/servingware side.
Web Exclusive: Tabletop/Servingware Finalists
Looking for details for the 48 tabletop/servingware finalists? Navigate to www.fermag.com/2008tabletop-servingware.



November 2007




11th Annual Supplies Awards
As the world focused on the Olympic Games in August, a small band of editors was assembling entries for a different kind of competition.


Smallwares Go For The Gold
FER's annual kitchen-tools competition saw seven products from four companies earn top honors.


Web Exclusive: Smallwares Finalists
Learn about the 26 smallwares finalists by popping over to www.fermag.com/2008smallwares.


As The Tabletop Turns
Shapely condiment holders and a sleek induction chafer were among the seven winners on the tabletop/servingware side.


Web Exclusive: Tabletop/Servingware Finalists
Looking for details for the 48 tabletop/servingware finalists? Navigate to www.fermag.com/2008tabletop-servingware.


OCTOBER 2007

It's A Smallwares World
Jazzy cutting boards, a quick-stop scale and a foamed milk dispenser light up the field of Smallwares winners.


The Tabletop Challenge
Functionality and good looks win the judges' hearts during this year's Tabletop competition.




OCTOBER 2006
SPECIAL REPORT
Ninth Annual Supplies Awards

Eighteen products from a field of 87 take home awards in this year's annual Smallwares & Tabletop Competition.


OCTOBER 2006
SPECIAL REPORT
Smallwares Support The Kitchen

Looking for resilience, innovation and just plain smarts? These nine smallwares have them in spades.


OCTOBER 2006
SPECIAL REPORT
Tabletop Takes On New Twist

From the buffet line to the dinner table, nine products serve up the perfect mix of design and durability.


OCTOBER 2005
Eighth Annual Supplies Awards
Durability, flexibility, beauty and innovation marked the victors of this year's Supplies Competition. When the dust settled, 17 winners emerged from a field of more than 100 entries. Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2005
Smart Smallwares Seize The Spotlight

Practicality, durability, comfort and safety carry the day for this year's smallwares winners. Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2005
Tabletop Innovations Add Practical Twist

Ten tabletop and servingware items come away with honors for their contemporary looks and sensible design. Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2003
SPECIAL REPORT:
6th Annual Supplies Awards
A record number of entries—33 in all—walked away winners in this year’s Supplies Competition, with good reason. Innovative designs and all-around good looks won the judges’ hearts. Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2003

SPECIAL REPORT:
Smallwares Keep The Kitchen Running
Simple solutions to everyday challenges lead judges to choose nine winners in this year’s competition. 
Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2003

SPECIAL REPORT:
Tabletop Steals The Show
Twenty-four tabletop and servingware products—count ’em, 24—commanded attention for looks, durability and practicality. Continue for full story.

 



OCTOBER 2002 [updated March 2003]

SPECIAL REPORT:
5th Annual Supplies Awards
A stunning number of entries–more than 130 in all–flooded our office for this year's Supplies Competition. But only 17 came away with winning accolades.
Continue for full story.

OCTOBER 2002 [updated March 2003]
SPECIAL REPORT:
Smallwares Win The Day
Safety and simplicity score big as judges look for details that make a difference.
Continue for full story.



OCTOBER 2002 [updated March 2003]

SPECIAL REPORT:
Tabletop Designs Turn Judges' Heads
Eleven winning tabletop and servingware products combine eye-catching style with practicality.
Continue for full story.
 


OCTOBER 2001

SPECIAL REPORT:
4th Annual Supplies Awards
Nearly 90 smallwares, tabletop and servingware products made the first cut and headed for the finals, where our judges sorted through the lot and named 16 winners.
Continue for full story.



OCTOBER 2001
SPECIAL REPORT:
Better Tools, Better Results With Smallwares Winners
This year's crop of winners proves that somebody out there really is listening when you talk about the little things that make a big difference.
Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2001

SPECIAL REPORT:
Understated Good Looks Mark Tabletop Winners
Eight winning products–all touting functionality and tasteful design–seize attention in this year's tabletop and servingware competition.
Continue for full story.

OCTOBER 2000
SPECIAL REPORT:
3rd Annual Supplies Awards
Sixty truly new supplies items made the first cut to become finalists. When the scores were in, 17 winners emerged. Here, the winners and notables in our third annual competition.
Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2000
SPECIAL REPORT:
Fresh Thinking Marks Smallwares Winners
Real functional advances—in convenience, or sanitation, or durability—score big with judges who've been there, done that.
Continue for full story.


OCTOBER 2000

SPECIAL REPORT:
New Shapes, Cool Colors Woo The Judges
Seven winners emerge from our Tabletop & Servingware Competition, each one offering a design—and durability—to die for.
Continue for full story.
 

 


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