Categories announced for KBBFocus Awards & Celebration 2023!

IndustryNews Thu 27th Apr 2023 by KBBFocus

Categories announced for KBBFocus Awards & Celebration 2023!

Categories announced for KBBFocus Awards & Celebration 2023!

The KBBFocus Awards & Celebration 2023 will take place from 12pm to 5pm on 30th November at The Brewery in London, where professionals from all corners of the KBB industry will gather together to celebrate another year of retail, design, installation and manufacturing excellence. 

The 12 categories for the KBBFocus Awards & Celebration 2023 have now been finalised, with detailed information regarding criteria and eligibility for entry, along with contact information for booking tickets, now available to view HERE.  

Emma Hedges, editor of KBBFocus, said: "Our Awards & Celebration event is an opportunity for us all to get together and shine a spotlight on the immense talent, skill and innovation that the KBB industry has to offer. We have categories encompassing retail, design, installation, manufacturing, apprenticeships and training – make sure you enter so that you and your team are in with a chance of winning and receiving the acknowledgment you deserve."

Darren Summerfield, commercial director for KBBFocus, added: "Last year's extravaganza was a hard act to follow but we've already got some fantastic entertainment lined up for 30th November, which is going to be another fun festive bash as well as the networking event of the year. Once again, we're proud to have some of the biggest and best names in the industry sponsoring us – a big thank you to all of them."

Overall sponsor of the KBBFocus Awards 2023 is MHK-UK
Sustainability sponsor of the KBBFocus Awards 2023 is UKE

The KBBFocus Awards 2023 categories are:

Kitchen Retailer of the Year 
Bathroom Retailer of the Year (sponsored by Sonas)
Kitchen Design of the Year (sponsored by Blum)
Bathroom Design of the Year (sponsored by VitrA)
Best Surface of the Year (sponsored by Masterclass Kitchens)
Best Kitchen Product of the Year
Best Bathroom Product of the Year (sponsored by InstallerSHOW)
UWLA Sustainable Initiative of the Year (sponsored by RAK Ceramics)
Installed Project of the Year (sponsored by SENSTEC)
Apprenticeship Scheme of the Year (sponsored by Simon Acres Group)
Training Initiative of the Year (sponsored by Lecico)
Industry Legend of the Year (sponsored by Quooker)

Entries for the Awards open Monday 5th June at 10am, and the deadline for submissions is set for midnight on Friday 14th July. There is no cost involved and they are FREE to enter. Winners of the Awards will be presented with their trophies at a glittering lunchtime ceremony on 30th November 2023 at The Brewery in London. For further details of entry requirements, sponsorship opportunities and how to book a table, visit

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