Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Product of the Year USA: 2019 Award Winners

Product of the Year, the world's largest consumer-voted award for product innovation has announced  the winners of the 2019 Product of the Year Awards.  Determined by a national study of 40,000 consumers conducted by Kantar, a global leader in consumer research, the 36 winning products have been awarded as the most innovative products of the year in their respective categories. 

For over 30 years globally, and 11 years in the US, Product of the Year has guided consumers to the best products on the market by recognizing companies and brands for quality and product innovation.

The 36 winners of the 2019 Product of the Year Award are:

·         AIR CARE | Air Wick Essential Mist - Reckitt Benckiser

·         ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE | Strongbow® Hard Ciders, 100 Cal Slim Cans - Heineken USA

·         AUTOMATIC DISH CARE | FINISH® Max-in-1® POWERBALL® - Reckitt Benckiser

·         BETTER-FOR-YOU SNACK | Gold Emblem abound White Cheddar Flavored Bite-sized Quinoa & Rice Cakes - CVS Health

·         BREAD | ALDI Specially Selected Sliced Sourdough Round – ALDI, Inc.

·         BREAKFAST | Del Monte® Fruit & Oats™ - Del Monte Foods

·         CAFFEINATED PRODUCT | Java House Cold Brew - Dual Use Liquid Pods - Heartland Food Products Group

·         CANDY BAR | Butterfinger – The Ferrara Candy Company, an affiliate of Ferrero Group

·         CAR CARE | Rain-X® Waterless Car Wash & Rain Repellent - ITW GLOBAL BRANDS

·         CAT CARE | Fresh Step Clean Paws - The Clorox Company

·         CONVENIENCE MEAL | BUSH’S® Savory Beans - Bush Brothers & Company

·         COOKIE | OREO THINS BITES - Mondelēz International

·         DISH BOOSTER | FINISH® Jet-Dry® - Reckitt Benckiser

·         DOG CARE | Comfort Zone® Calming Vest for Dogs - Central Garden & Pet

·         FEMININE CARE | Playtex Simply Gentle Glide - Edgewell Personal Care

·         FRESH ENTRÉE | Cooked Perfect Fresh Meatballs - Home Market Foods

·         FROZEN ENTRÉE | Lean Cuisine Origins - Nestlé USA

·         GUM | Tic Tac Gum - Ferrero

·         HEALTH SYSTEMS | CONTOUR®NEXT ONE Smart Meter and App System - Ascensia Diabetes Care

·         HEALTHY BEVERAGE | ZYN® – Holistic Wellness™ Beverage

·         HOUSEHOLD CLEANING | Scrubbing Bubbles® Bubbly Bleach Gel Toilet Bowl Cleaner - SC Johnson

·         HOUSEHOLD ESSENTIALS | Reynolds KITCHENS® Quick Cut™ Plastic Wrap - Reynolds Consumer Products

·         ICE CREAM | Nightfood Ice Cream - Nightfood

·         IMMEDIATE RELIEF | HALLS KIDS - Mondelēz International

·         KIDS NOVELTY SNACK | Kinder Joy® - Ferrero U.S.A.

·         LAUNDRY BOOSTER | Purex Crystals New & Improved Formula - Henkel

·         LAUNDRY PACS | Tide PODS Ultra Oxi - Procter & Gamble

·         LIQUID DISH SOAP | Dawn Platinum - Procter & Gamble

·         LIQUID LAUNDRY | Tide Fresh Coral Blast - Procter & Gamble
·         ORAL CARE | Crest Gum Detoxify - Procter & Gamble

·         PAPER TOWELS | Brawny Tear-A-Square - Georgia Pacific

·         SIDE DISH | Idahoan Family Size Flavored Mashed Potatoes - Idahoan Foods, LLC.

·         SKIN PROTECTION | Honu Sunscreen - Starco Brands

·         SUGAR CONFECTIONS | Black Forest Gummy Bears - Ferrara Candy Company

·         VEGETARIAN ENTRÉE | ALDI Earth Grown Chickenless Patties or Tenders – ALDI, Inc.

·         WINE | ALDI Intermingle Red Blend – ALDI, Inc.

For additional information about the 2019 Product of the Year winners, visit productoftheyearusa.com and follow along socially with #POYUSA2019 on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Have you tried any of these product winners?
What's one product that you swear by?

I received products in exchange for this post.  The opinions within this post are of my own and I was not influenced in any way.  Please do your own research before purchasing products or using services.  Your opinions and results may differ.


An Apel a Day said...

I could use some CAR CARE | Rain-X® Waterless Car Wash & Rain Repellent - ITW GLOBAL BRANDS. I need new of that. I make all my own laundry and dishwasher soap.

messymimi said...

Of all these products, i think the only one i've tried is a Butterfinger, although there may have been Brawny paper towels in someone's home that i've visited. After all, i don't snoop to see which paper towel brand they use.

Laura said...

Sounds like some good items. I would like to try some of those Oreo Thin Bites. They sound tasty!

LesleyfromWI said...

Glad to see I use a lot of these but I really need to try the Farmers Market Pizza!