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Cookware & Bakeware
Roland Products, Inc.  Best In Category 
Fissler Vitavit Comfort Pressure Cooker Fissler Vitavit Comfort Pressure Cooker
Fissler's Vitavit Comfort features an innovative new indicator rod color-coding system, the 'Traffic Light System', that makes understanding the regulation of the pressure cooker more intuitive. Combined with a multi-setting valve that releases absolutely no steam under operating pressure, auto-locking handle with visual locking indicator, dishwasher-safe lid and lifetime warranty.
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Cristel
Casteline Fix Handle 4.75 Qt. Sauté Pan Casteline Fix Handle 4.75 Qt. Sauté Pan
100% Made in France. 5 ply base with 3ply sides. Thermodiffuser base and thick accumulator for exceptional thermal efficiency. Entirely recovered with stainless steel. induction ready as well as oven safe, glass lid included. dishwasher safe.
Kavalierglass of North America, Inc.
SIMAX Smart Touch Rectangular Casserole 3 Piece Set SIMAX Smart Touch Rectangular Casserole 3 Piece Set
The inset handles of our casserole dishes is the first radical design change in casseroles in over 50 years. SIMAX casseroles are made of the highest grade borosilicate glass available in the world and can resist a heat of up to 572 degrees Fahrenheit.
LeKue
Lékué Omelette Lékué Omelette
The platinum silicone Omelet maker lets cooks prepare, cook and serve perfect omelets in minutes. The naturally non-stick red cookware is dishwasher safe. Cook an omelet in the microwave oven in just two minutes: one minute on each side. No skills at flipping needed or pan or spatula to scrub.
Nambé Gourmet
CookServ Paella Pan CookServ Paella Pan
The Nambé Gourmet CookServ Paella Pan, designed by Neil Cohen, combines optimum performance with unique styling that transitions easily from cooking to serving. The graceful belly shape, the spectacular design of the handles, superior workmanship combined with unique features and Nambé design, is brains and beauty in one outstanding product.
Countertop Cooking & Beverage Appliances
SodaStream USA  Best In Category 
SodaStream Source Home Soda Maker SodaStream Source Home Soda Maker
Source, by design icon Yves Béhar, is a real game changer; combining world class design worthy of precious countertop space with best-in-class engineering offering improved functionality and ease-of-use. SodaStream Source is committed to changing the way people consume drinks for the better by offering a convenient, cheaper and healthier alternative.
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Bradshaw International
BIALETTI DIVA SINGLE-SERVE ITALIAN ESPRESSO SYSTEM BIALETTI DIVA SINGLE-SERVE ITALIAN ESPRESSO SYSTEM
With its sleek, space-saving design, the Diva system features a touch-sensitive, swipe-to-brew button for two programmable options: a long or short espresso shot; a 20-bar (290 psi), high-pressure system that ensures the perfect cup of Italian espresso in seconds; and an adjustable height tray to accommodate different sized cups.
Jura Capresso
Jura IMPRESSA F7 Jura IMPRESSA F7
Features new revolutionary Aroma+ grinder, for perfect aroma in all its fullness in half the grinding time. With its intuitive operation and centrally positioned preparation buttons, it makes it easy to create superior coffee, espresso, ristretto and cappuccino. Advanced frothing system for delicious milk foam with a feather-like consistency.
Nescafé Dolce Gusto
Nescafé Dolce Gusto Circolo Nescafé Dolce Gusto Circolo
The NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® Circolo is a unique single-serve coffee machine with a sleek design and has the power whip up to 17 different hot and cold beverages in mere seconds, including skinny cappuccinos, lattes and peach iced tea. Equipped with espresso technology, the Circolo features 15 bars of pressure,
Panasonic Corporation of North America
Panasonic Breakfast Collection Coffee Maker Panasonic Breakfast Collection Coffee Maker
The Panasonic Breakfast Collection Coffee Maker marks a new trend in small kitchen appliances and the return to quality filter coffee. With advanced form features the Coffee Maker provides users with a high-quality product with results they can taste. Marrying a high-gloss, glass finish with contemporary stainless steel the Panasonic Breakfast Collection Coffee Maker is a small kitchen appliance that can stand beautifully and proudly in any kitchen.
Countertop Food Prep Appliances
Roland Products, Inc.  Best In Category 
Hurom HG Series Premium Slow Juicer / Smoothie Maker Hurom HG Series Premium Slow Juicer / Smoothie Maker
The HG Series represents the most advanced technology currently available from Hurom in the US. The HG series has a new motor design that operates at 50 RPM for quieter operation, a slimline matte stainless steel motor housing, and an additional pulp strainer accessory in addition to making cold-press smoothies.
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Escali
Escali SmartConnect Kitchen Scale Escali SmartConnect Kitchen Scale
Escali’s SmartConnect™ Kitchen Scale was designed to elevate kitchen scales to new standards of functionality by connecting it to the world of mobile applications. Syncing the scale to Escali’s SmartConnect™ app provides access to powerful new features on an interactive touch screen display.
Jarden Consumer Solutions
Food Saver V4685 Food Saver V4685
The FoodSaver® V4865 Vacuum Sealing System keeps food fresh up to 5x longer and saves up to $2700 per year based on buying in bulk, on sale and preventing waste. Fully automatic operation uses exclusive technology to automatically sense the bag and food type to create a perfect, air-tight seal.
Kenwood
Kenwood Cooking Chef Kenwood Cooking Chef
The state-of-the-art Kenwood Cooking Chef combines planetary mixing and induction cooking technology in one, versatile stand mixer/kitchen machine for the first time! This versatile kitchen machine includes induction cooking, mixing, food processing and blending; saving time and counter space.
Roland Products, Inc.
Hurom HH Series Premium Slow Juicer / Smoothie Maker Hurom HH Series Premium Slow Juicer / Smoothie Maker
Following Hurom's invention of the vertical single-auger masticating juicer, the HH series is the first juice extractor on the market that can also produce smoothies. The HH series also allows users to adjust their juices' pulp content with the Pulp Control Lever, and no-drip dispensing with the Juice Cap.
Countertop Kitchenware
DKB Household USA  Best In Category 
Cole & Mason Derwent Gift Set Cole & Mason Derwent Gift Set
Cole & Mason's Derwent is the perfect mill. Validated by Cook's Illustrated in December 2012 170 5-Star Amazon reviews, and an award winning mechanism are only the start of this product. Just TASTE the difference!
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Collapse-it
Collapse-it Silicone Food Storage Collapse-it Silicone Food Storage
Collapse-it™ is 100% Toxin Free Silicone with Glass like clarity. Collapse-it™ is patent pending, Dishwasher, microwave, freezer and oven safe to 600 degrees. Collapse-it™ is designed to collapse to 1/3 its original size for ease of storage with lids intact.
Nambé
Curvo Colander Curvo Colander
Form meets function in the Nambé Gourmet Curvo Colander designed by acclaimed designer Steve Cozzolino. The gleaming, stainless steel construction, beautiful curved lines, and bold celestial hole-pattern makes this colander ideal to rinse summer berries, ready crisp lettuce for a salad, or drain your favorite pasta.
Nambé
Mezzaluna with Herb Chopping Board Mezzaluna with Herb Chopping Board
The Mezzaluna with Herb Chopping Board is functional sculpture at it’s best. Designed by Wei Young, it's perfect for chopping herbs for dinner or slicing nuts for baking. This handsome piece of sculpture made of rich acacia wood and gleaming stainless steel, looks great on your counter-top.
Trudeau Corporation
Perfect Dripless Oil Bottle Perfect Dripless Oil Bottle
The unique pourer creates a 100% dripless effect, leaving your countertops mess free. The borosilicate glass bottle allows for easy, one handed use and pouring and allows a view of the beautiful colors of oil to shine through while letting users know when it's time to refill.
Cutlery
Wüsthof  Best In Category    Bronze Medal Recipient 
CLASSIC 9 CLASSIC 9" Double Serrated Bread Knife
An additional serration inside the knife's traditional serrations offers multiple benefits to standard bread knives. This new technology ensures effortless slicing through the crustiest loaf of bread with minimal crumbs and can be used on a myriad of other ingredients, including delicate tomatoes, melons, or anything tough-skinned.
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Kai USA
Shun Sora Shun Sora
The Sora collection combines traditional Japanese aesthetics with patented composite blade technology to create knives with razor-sharp performance, but at lower price-points. The composite blade of VG-10 san mai and stainless steel are laser cut and fit together, then permanently joined by braze welding to position the steel.
SCANPAN USA, Inc.
Global SAI Global SAI
Global SAI is handcrafted in Japan using artisanal techniques with modern technology in the tradition of the samurai sword. Hand-forged with three layers of our patented CROMOVA stainless steel. Blades are individually hammered to reduce drag. Iconic dots on the handle represent 7 virtues of the samurai.
Wüsthof
GOURMET 8 GOURMET 8" Vegetable Knife
Wide, rounded blade for cutting with a "rocking" motion. Uniquely crafted with a row of precisely formed holes near the edge and a distinctive ridge above it. The combined design of holes and a raised, narrow line works in tandem to reduce friction, allowing ingredients to slide off.
ZWILLING J.A Henckels LLC
Miyabi Evolution Miyabi Evolution
Design: Merges authentic Japanese blade styles with western-inspired ergonomics and super FC 61 steel. Production: *Each blade is hand crafted by 46 Japanese Artisans Innovative steel technology *Superior cutting edge retention and durability. *FC61 steel has extremely fine carbides that are spaced evenly
Floor Care & Cleaning Appliances
Haan Corporation  Best In Category 
Multiforce Pro Multiforce Pro
The MultiforcePro is a chemical free steamer that can be used indoors and out with CR-motion™ technology. CR-motion™ technology enhances the natural pull-and-push motion of cleaning . Variable steam allows you to select the perfect setting depending on the mess or surface and kills 99.9% of common germs and bacteria.
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Anvid Products, Inc.
Sienna Luna Plus Steam Cleaning System Sienna Luna Plus Steam Cleaning System
Luna Plus design combines Vibration Technology and 3 steam levels with powerful LED lights integrated into the uniquely designed cleaning head that illuminates the cleaning path to find hidden soiled areas. Luna transforms into a whole house cleaning system without tools using the 12 pc. above floor accessory kit.
ECOVACS Robotics, Inc.
WINBOT – The Window Cleaning Robot WINBOT – The Window Cleaning Robot
WINBOT 7 Series is the world’s only window cleaning robot that can clean glass of ANY thickness (inside and out) – even Thermopane! It has won numerous awards since its launch in 2013 and is one of the most widely covered electronic devices by media across the country.
Electrolux Small Appliances North America
Eureka MyVac Eureka MyVac
Eureka® MyVac™ is the industry’s only line of customizable vacuums. The line expands on Eureka’s popular AirSpeed™ Technology and allows customers to create a personalized vacuum by choosing insightful features – with a possible 16 individual models – for a unique cleaning solution built for consumers, by consumers.
iRobot Corporation
iRobot Braava 380t iRobot Braava 380t
iRobot® Braava™ 380t Floor Mopping Robot cleans hard surfaces differently – it does the work for you. It dry or damp mops floors using microfiber or disposable cleaning cloths, it’s easy to use, whisper quiet and has a low-profile design – the robot cleans well so you don't have too.
Gadgets & Kitchen Tools
Linden Sweden, Inc  Best In Category    Silver Medal Recipient 
twixit! Seal & Pour Bag Clip twixit! Seal & Pour Bag Clip
The twixit!™ Seal & Pour bag clip features a handy pour spout with lid that makes pouring from a resealed bag easy and quick. Like the twixit!™ Bag Clip it is designed to tightly close and keep bagged(paper or plastic)contents fresh for months. Reusable for years.
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Chef'n
PinPair PinPair
The PinPair™ is a silicone and French wood rolling pin in one. The soft silicone outer of the PinPair™ is non-stick, helping to avoid cracks and holes when dough gets stuck to the pin. The silicone outer removes with the twist of a ring to reveal the French pin.
Joseph Joseph
Joseph Joseph Easy-press Joseph Joseph Easy-press
The Joseph Joseph Easy-press is designed to make crushing garlic quick, easy and less messy. With the ability to crush multiple unpeeled garlic cloves at once, this press has an integrated scraping tool and an easy-clean extruder plate with cone-shaped holes.
OXO
Good Grips Cookie Press with Disk Storage Case Good Grips Cookie Press with Disk Storage Case
With its comfortable, no-strain lever, non-slip base and durable stainless steel disks, the OXO Good Grips Cookie Press creates a perfectly consistent cookie every time. The Press also comes with a handy storage case for disks so they are neatly put away and always ready for use.
PREPARA
BETTER BATTER BEATER BETTER BATTER BEATER
The Prepara battery powered Beater is a one-of-a-kind, disruptive product. A legitimate tool that can be kept at hand, in crock-pot or drawer for moderate to lightweight mixing and beating tasks. Great for getting the kids involved, this safe, powerful, cordless mixer combines wet and dry ingredients quickly and completely.
Green House Awards
World Kitchen (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd  Best In Category 
Snapware Eco-Flip Snapware Eco-Flip
Eco-Flip is intuitively designed to boost confidence for outdoor use. Its size, form and final materials are selected to achieve comfortable handling & grip. Two-part leak-proof cap ensures quick disassembling for washing. Drink directly from glass bottle with 1 simple step of flipping open the cap.
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finum by Riensch & Held GmbH & Co. KG
TRAVELER ZITA™ TRAVELER ZITA™
TRAVELER ZITA™ is a multifunctional double-wall tumbler for cold and hot drinks. It includes the patented Tea Control™ Kit, avoiding over packaged tea bags. By screwing the lid, which resembles a tea cup, the tea leaves are trapped, thereby controlling the brewing of the tea and keeping the taste uncompromised.
Focus Products Group International, LLC
Clothesline Crescent Rod Clothesline Crescent Rod
It’s green to hang garments on a line, instead of using a dryer. This product adds a retractable clothesline and a space-saving Crescent Rod to a bathtub in a single, easy installation. The drying garments are hidden by the shower curtain. Great for apartments and small homes!
SodaStream USA
SodaStream Source Home Soda Maker SodaStream Source Home Soda Maker
Source, by design icon Yves Béhar, is a real game changer; combining world class design worthy of precious countertop space with best-in-class engineering offering improved functionality and ease-of-use. SodaStream Source is committed to changing the way people consume drinks for the better by offering a convenient, cheaper and healthier alternative.
Zak Designs
Moso Moso
The new Moso line from Zak Designs proves how stylish eco-friendly can be. Through a patented process, the Moso line combines 75% bamboo fiber with 25% wheat starch to create a product that’s 100% biodegradable yet durable enough to last for years and stylish enough to use at any gathering.
Home & Outdoor Décor
The Fulham Group  Best In Category 
Grilluminate Extending Grill Light Grilluminate Extending Grill Light
The Grilluminate Extending Grill Light solves the problem of properly illuminating a grill at night while being designed to look and work seamlessly in the grilling environment.
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PIC Corporation
Citronella Plus Streamers Citronella Plus Streamers
Unique and innovative, PIC Pest Free Living's "Deet Free" 4pk Citronella Plus Streamers will help enhance your outdoor living experience for up to 48 hours. 4 bright colored streamers infused with 3 natural essential oils, will brighten up any outdoor function and help you and your family.
PIC Corporation
PIC Fruit Fly Trap PIC Fruit Fly Trap
Pic Pest Free Living's Fruit Fly Trap, traps and kills Fruit Flies without toxic chemicals. Discretely designed to blend into your kitchen, the trap uses a food based lure to attract and capture pests on two glue traps.
Twin-Star International Home Furnishings
Amherst Amherst
The Amherst desk is a multi-function desk with a locking door to safeguard valuables. The desk top opens to reveal an integrated magnetic and dry erase board along with a power strip with two outlets and two USB ports to charge electronic devices.
Verilux, Inc.
SmartLight(R) Curve Productivity Lamp SmartLight(R) Curve Productivity Lamp
Read, study, work and excel naturally with this energy-efficient, affordable and eye-catching desk lamp. Natural Spectrum® illumination and an Optix® glare-control lens provide clean and balanced light that improves visual clarity and contrast while minimizing eyestrain. This is light that works for your eyes – both aesthetically and functionally.
Home Environment Appliances
Whirlpool Corporation  Best In Category    Gold Medal Recipient 
The EveryDropTM Water Filter by Whirlpool® Water The EveryDropTM Water Filter by Whirlpool® Water
Whirlpool® Water proudly presents the revolutionary EveryDrop™ Water Filter. Its fast flow filtration technology and compact, contoured shape make it the perfect at-home and on-the-go water filter. The EveryDrop™ Water Filter will simplify your life and revolutionize where, when and how fast you enjoy freshly filtered, great-tasting water.
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Objecto
H5 Spiral Hybrid Humidifier H5 Spiral Hybrid Humidifier
SPIRAL: Good things come in small packages. The textured punched metal and spiral shape creates a masculine and assertive feel to this year's newest humidifier. The side panel allows for easy view of water levels and the additional night light option upgrades our unit to first class. Good looking and useful.
Plaston International Corp.
AIR-O-SWISS U200 Ultrasonic Humidifier AIR-O-SWISS U200 Ultrasonic Humidifier
Humidifiers in the past were not recognized for their look but rather purely for their functionality. AIR-O-SWISS is out to change the market for humidifiers and offer great functionality while delivering elegant, unique looks that consumers will be proud to have in their home.
Soma
Soma Soma
Soma is the smart, beautiful, sustainable water filter, featuring an elegant glass carafe and a groundbreaking biodegradable filter made of coconut shells, silk, and a plant-based casing. Fresh replacement filters are mailed to customers every 60 days. For every filter sold, Soma donates clean water to someone in need.
Swizz-style
Stadler Form Albert Humidifier Stadler Form Albert Humidifier
Stadler Form's specialty is combining design with function. They saw a need in the market for an attractive humidifier which consumers will not want to hide in their basements. Hidden castors, beautiful display, rotating fan, painted surface... only a few reasons why Albert is a market leader!
Home Organization, Laundry Care & Non-Electric Cleaning
Casabella  Best In Category 
Quick 'N Easy Upright Sweep Set Quick 'N Easy Upright Sweep Set
Full-sized durable broom snaps onto a freestanding dustpan which stands steady on the floor for hands-free operation. Both dustpan and broom disconnect from their poles to be used in small spaces like a car trunk or high places like a workbench. The dustpan folds up for compact storage.
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Focus Products Group International, LLC
Clothesline Crescent Rod Clothesline Crescent Rod
It’s green to hang garments on a line, instead of using a dryer. This product adds a retractable clothesline and a space-saving Crescent Rod to a bathtub in a single, easy installation. The drying garments are hidden by the shower curtain. Great for apartments and small homes!
Honey-Can-Do
Colorful Foam Laundry Tote with Drawstring Colorful Foam Laundry Tote with Drawstring
Honey-Can-Do's colorful double-load laundry totes are designed to brighten wash day for young adults. The vibrant, on trend colors and easy portability are a smash hit with the back-to-college crowd. The cut out handles, foam body, and mesh drawstring top take large capacity to a whole new level.
OXO
Good Grips Over-the-Door Foldaway Valet Good Grips Over-the-Door Foldaway Valet
The OXO Good Grips Over-The-Door Foldaway Valet transforms to meet your needs whether hanging dry cleaning or staging tomorrow’s outfit. It features a single hook that flips down into a Valet to fit multiple hangers. It flexes to fit all doors and the non-skid surface won’t cause damage.
OXO
Good Grips Double Sided Flip Mop Good Grips Double Sided Flip Mop
The OXO Good Grips Double Sided Flip Mop offers multiple surfaces for tough scrubbing of sturdier floors and light cleaning for floors that require a more delicate touch. Thoughtful details like a pivoting head, an intuitive wringing mechanism and lightweight materials provide a thorough and satisfying cleaning experience.
Personal, Health & Garment Care
Escali Scales  Best In Category 
SmartConnect™ Body Scale SmartConnect™ Body Scale
Escali’s SmartConnect™ Body Scale was designed to elevate bathroom scales to new standards of functionality by connecting it to the world of mobile applications. Syncing the scale to Escali’s SmartConnect™ app provides access to powerful new features on an interactive touch screen display.
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Conair Corporation
True Glow Sonic Facial Brush True Glow Sonic Facial Brush
Sonic technology powers the True Glow facial brush at 300 oscillations per second, literally shaking dirt and makeup from your pores without irritation. The Sonic Facial Brush is gentle enough to use twice a day as part of your daily skin core regimen.
Rowenta Beauty
Straight Express Iron Straight Express Iron
The Rowenta Straight Express Iron is a salon-quality straightening tool, with exclusive 3D-Straight™ technology which perfectly straightens hair in just one pass. It heats up in 30 seconds, and features 16 integrated teeth that comb, stretch and pre-straighten hair, saving time and protecting hair from styling damage.
Spectrum Brands/Remington
HyperFlex Series Shavers HyperFlex Series Shavers
The HyperFlex Series of rotary shavers is truly the next evolution in design and ergonomically comfortable electric shaving. The shavers have broken free from traditional form and function to create an expression of confidence, comfort, performance, and usability.
StoreBound
Maytag Smartfill Digital Iron + Steamer Maytag Smartfill Digital Iron + Steamer
The Maytag Speed Heat Digital Iron combines the most innovations in a garment-care appliance into a beautiful and well-balanced iron. The removable water tank, pearl ceramic soleplate and precision digital thermostat are break through innovations. Additionally, the Speed Heat technology goes from off to max heat in under 45 seconds.
Tableware, Serveware & Beverageware
Zojirushi America Corporation  Best In Category 
Stainless Steel Vacuum Carafe SH-HA10 Stainless Steel Vacuum Carafe SH-HA10
This vacuum insulated stainless steel carafe features a unique pinch-release stopper that makes it easy to remove the stopper without twisting, and a one-touch pour lever for easy pouring.
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Aladdin, a brand of PMI
Aladdin Heritage Plaid Lunch Kit & Vacuum Bottle Aladdin Heritage Plaid Lunch Kit & Vacuum Bottle
Some things never go out of style, like our vintage plaid lunch boxes and bottles. 60 years later, we've lovingly recreated our plaid collection with these authentic new items. Rooted in our history, they're just like we used to make - durable and timeless.
Cool Gear International
EZ-Freeze Expandable Salad Kit EZ-Freeze Expandable Salad Kit
Our 5-piece, EZ-Freeze Collapsible Salad Kit features a built-in freezer tray to keep your lunch cold, along with a convenient salad dressing container. When your finished eating, just collapse it for easy storage!
Vacu Vin
Vacu Vin Snap Wine Thermometer Vacu Vin Snap Wine Thermometer
The Snap Thermometer’s flexible band slips onto any size wine bottle. The thermometer displays the temperature of the wine. The back side of the band features an index of proper serving temperatures for various wines. The Snap Thermometer takes the guess work out of knowing the temperature of a wine.
World Kitchen (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd
Snapware Eco-Flip Snapware Eco-Flip
Eco-Flip is intuitively designed to boost confidence for outdoor use. Its size, form and final materials are selected to achieve comfortable handling & grip. Two-part leak-proof cap ensures quick disassembling for washing. Drink directly from glass bottle with 1 simple step of flipping open the cap.