2017 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards – Personal Care Industry

The 2017 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards - Personal Care Industry is co-organized by Ringier Trade Media and its magazine HAPPI China,this year is the 7th year of this award. This Award is committed to recognizing the excellent companies which have made contributions for the advancement of industry through technological innovation, improvements in a product's efficiency, or creating a new marketing opportunity.This award is recognized as being the most honest, transparent and fairest of such industry awards in China. This year, the award is devided into 6 groups and 22 categories, which are more detailed and professional than before. This year, altogether 99 products from 60 companies entered for selection. On Jun.22, the award ceremony of "2017 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards - Personal Care Industry" was held at The Longemont Shanghai, see you next year!

Awards Categories

 Effective Ingredients

- Color Cosmetics

- Fragrance

- Oral Care

- Skin Care


- Sun Care

- Hair/Scalp Care

- Personal Cleaning

- Anti-pollution

- Others

 Functional Ingredients

- Surfactant

- Thickener

- Rheology Modifier

- Emollient

- Emulsifier

- Stabilizer

- Preservative

- Pigment

Sensory Enhancer

Delivery System

- Cleaning System (Gentle/Non-Irritating)

- Others


- Packaging Machinery

- Packaging Material

- Packaging Design


- Testing Equipment

- Testing Techniquel

 Production and Processing

Best New ArrivalNew!(Company founded within 3 years, no category limitation)


Selection & Judging Process

1st Stage: Entry & Nomination | (Entries Close: April 3, 2017)

The Awards is open to any company with an innovative product/technology. The panel of judges may also nominate companies.

2nd Stage:Judging & Online Voting | (April 10-21, 2017)
Judging by judges panel: April 10-21, 2017
Online voting: April 10-21, 2017

Entries for each innovation Awards category are short listed by the panel of judges.

3rd Stage: Winners Announcement & Awards Ceremony | ( Awards Ceremony: June 22, 2017)

Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on June 22, 2017 which will be held in conjuction with Personal Care Technology Summit & Mini Expo 2017. The Awards ceremony will bring together the winners, judges, industry professionals and media.

Selection & Judging

To qualify, the entry must be a new product or technology launched during 2014–2016 for China’s personal care & cosmetics industry;

Entries must be relevant to China and in the forefront of the international personal care & cosmetics industry, and have helped take China's personal care & cosmetics to new levels;

Entries should have provided great impetus to personal care & cosmetics industry development, and have been widely introduced, applied and promoted. The impetus includes increasing productivity, improving product performance and effectiveness, creating market opportunities and being environment – friendly.

The criteria are also followed:
1)   Safety compliance ensured by scientific data/reports/certificates.
2)   Efficacy/Functionality, either higher than other similar products or first of its kind in the industry, all of which are supported by scientific data/reports/certificates.
3)   Cost-effectiveness higher above the average.
4)   Green/Sustainble, supported by assessment across the entire product lifecycle, from material sourcing, production, operation, to disposal practices.

Why You Should Enter?

The Awards is widely promoted among industry leaders and professionals through Ringier’s multi-media platform of magazine, online, mobile marketing (iPad/iPhone, Android Apps), as well as other major industrial and general media.

Widespread Media Coverage
Ringier Trade Media - Personal Care Industry