Winners of the 2019 GIC Top 10 in Grocery

Awards program recognizes new, innovative products as voted on by members of the media

Happy Pops won Best Frozen ProductHappy Pops won Best Frozen Product

A vegan cream cheese and an all-natural frozen treat were among the winners of this year’s Top 10 in Grocery award, handed out during a gala event at Grocery Innovations Canada on Tuesday.

The winners were chosen by trade and mainstream media and were evaluated on three criteria: packaging, benefit, and overall innovation and originality.

  • Best Packaging: Bad Dad Tea Inc.
  • Best Health and Wellness Product: Humble Seedz Vegan Cream Cheeze
  • Best Beverage: SeedLip Distilled Non-Alcoholic Spirits (TFB & Associates)
  • Best Frozen: Happy Pops
  • Best Pet Item: Nature’s Recipe Dog Treats (Smucker Foods of Canada Corp.)
  • Best Non-Food Item: Eco-Max (Prism Care Corporation)
  • Best Ethnic Product: Ready to Heat Thai Premium Curry Sauces (Blue Elephant Royal Thai Cuisine Canada)
  • Best Home Meal Replacement: Rana Meal Solutions
  • Best Convenience: Last Call Natural Hangover Elixir
  • Best Snack: Sea Stick (Good Life Group Inc.)