STARS GLITTER IN GREEN!

To be organized for the first time this year, “Green Star Awards 2016 ” will bring to the forefront, the stars of the natural, organic and healthy products industry.

The goal of the competition is to ensure that Turkey is ranks among the sector’s global leaders with its high potential, to create awareness for this purpose, to encourage new and creative products by rewarding new and creative products and to ensure that the industry makes greater contribution to national economy.

If you want the star of your products and region to shine,
we invite you to “Green Star Awards 2016”.

ORGANIZER
“Green Star Awards”  competition will be organized by Tureks Uluslararası Fuarcılık as part of Exponatura exhibition.

EXPONATURA 2016 THEME: HONEY

COMPETITION CATEGORIES
NEW STARS SECTOR’S STARS
  Innovative Natural Food Product   Natural Product Export Champion of the Year
  Innovative Organic Food Product   Organic Product Export Champion of the Year
  Innovative Natural Beauty Product   Newly Exported Natural Product
  Innovative Organic Beauty Product   Newly Exported Organic Product
  Innovative Natural Life Product   Most Attractive Product of the Year
   Innovative Organic Life Product
EXPONATURA 2016 THEME STARS STARS OF EXHIBITION
  The Honey City   Star Product of Exhibition
  The Honey District   Star Booth of Exhibition
  Honey Export Champion of the Year

 

COMPETITION CALENDAR
  Announcement of Competition   6 June 2016
  Deadline for Application   1 October 2016
  Jury Evaluation and Decision   10 October2016
  “Stars of Exhibition” Evaluation and Decision   4 November2016
  Green Star Awards – Award Ceremony   4 November 2016

 

 IS THERE A FEE FOR BEING NOMINATED?

There is no fee for being nominated at “Green Star Awards”.

 

CONFIDENTIALITY

All applications for “Green Star Awards” will be kept confidential. The application of a nominee will be evaluated by the organization team and the jury and only the winners will be announced during the award ceremony.

All candidates are responsible for the accuracy of information and documents they provide. Organization committee can’t be held responsible for incorrect or missing information.

APPLICATION INFORMATION

ALL APPLICATIONS WILL BE MADE ONLINE.

  • All applications for Green Star Awards will be made online on the web address of http://www.exponatura.net/.
  • Please provide details of the product or service such as features, consumer benefits, different aspects in accordance with Nominee Application Guide.
  • Please attach to your application form, supporting materials such as product or service pictures taken from different angles, informative brochure, pdf documents, certificates and videos if any.
  • After completing your inline application, please send a copy of the application form to your e-mail.
  • All applications must be submitted in Turkish language.

 JURY EVALUATION AND DECISION

  • Competition jury comprises executives of relevant associations, sector’s leaders, academicians, officials of non-governmental organizations, executives from media companies, and representatives from state and private sector organizations. You can get detailed information about jury from our website at http://www.exponatura.net/ .
  • Right after the application deadline, all applications will be evaluated by the jury and will be scored based on certain criteria.
  • Award winners will be determined based on this scoring.
  • The jury keeps reserved, the right to change award categories and/or refrain from giving an award for a certain category.
  • Award winners will be announced at Green Star Awards Award Ceremony to be held as part of Exponatura Exhibition on 4 November 2015.

 “NEW STARS” CATEGORIES

Innovative Natural Food Product:
New and local natural food products (herbal products, beverages, oils, dietary supplements, and vitamins) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

Innovative Organic Food Product:
New and local organic food products (herbal products, beverages, oils, dietary supplements, and vitamins) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

Innovative Natural Beauty Product:
New and local natural beauty products (creams, oils, personal care products, hair products, fragrances, cures, etc.) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

Innovative Organic Beauty Product:
New and local organic beauty products (creams, oils, personal care products, hair products, fragrances, cures, etc.) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

Innovative Natural Life Product:
New and local natural life products and household items other than food and beauty products (textile and cleaning products, household products, accessories and furniture, massage equipment etc.) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

Innovative Organic Life Product:
New and local natural life products and household items other than food and beauty products (textile and cleaning products, household products, accessories and furniture, massage equipment etc.) that have been on the market as of 1 January 2015 and feature creative and innovative ideas can apply to this category.

 Evaluation Criteria for New Stars:

  • Product features
  • Innovation offered by the product
  • Marketing activities

 

 “SECTOR’s STARS” CATEGORIES 

No application will be accepted for this category. Awards will be given based on numerical figures for 2015-2016 to be obtained from relevant state organizations.

Only domestically produced products are eligible.

  • Natural Product Export Champion of the Year
  • Organic Product Export Champion of the Year
  • Newly Exported Natural Product
  • Newly Exported Organic Product

The Most Attractive Product of the Year:
Again, no application will be received for this category either. Products that have been a success and attracted great attention in the natural, organic and healthy products industry during 2015-2016 period will be recommended by the organization committee for evaluation by jury.

Only domestically produced products are eligible.

 Evaluation Criteria for the Most Attractive Product of the Year:

  • Customer interest
  • Marketing Activities
  • Innovation and Uniqueness it offers
  • Impact on media and public

 “EXPONATURA 2016 THEME STARS” CATEGORIES

The Honey City:
The relevant organizations from cities where “Honey” is one of the most important products in terms of production capacity, quality, product diversity etc. can apply to this category.

The Honey District:
The relevant organizations from district where “Honey” is one of the most important products in terms of production capacity, quality, product diversity etc. can apply to this category.

Honey Export Champion of the Year:
No application will be accepted for this category. Company with the highest level of honey exports will be given award based on numerical figures for 2015-2016 to be obtained from relevant state organizations.

Evaluation Criteria for Honey City and Honey District:

  • Product Diversity and Quality
  • Product Capacity
  • Unique features
  • Marketing activities

 “STARS OF EXHIBITION” CATEGORIES

STAR BOOTH OF THE EXHIBITION:
All exhibitors with booths that join Exponatura 2016 Exhibition will be included in this category. The winner will be selected as a result of the visitor survey to be carried out on the first day of the exhibition.

Online applications will not be accepted for this category.

STAR PRODUCT OF THE EXHIBITION:
All products showcased by exhibitors of Exponatura 2016 Exhibition will be included in this category. The winner will be selected as a result of the visitor survey to be carried out on the first and second day of the exhibition.

Online applications will not be accepted for this category.

For detailed information; You may contact our organization team for all your inquiries and recommendations.
tureks@tureksfuar.com.tr  / 0212 570 63 05