Spread the word: The annual Essential Kitchen & Bathroom Business Awards are back and we want you to help us celebrate the great and good from the world of kbb at our awards event on the 3rd December. (And by then we’ll all need a party.)


Nominating your products, staff, campaigns and more couldn’t be easier. Simply visit our nominations site here and complete your entry entirely online in minutes.

EK&B Business Awards 2019
EK&B Business Awards 2019

A few words and some pics ‘n’ docs is all we need to get your nomination in front of our expert panel (TBA shortly...) It’s free, it’s quick, it’s easy and you’re welcome to nominate as many times and in as many categories as you like. Full instructions are on the site.

EK&B Business Awards 2019
EK&B Business Awards 2019

This year there’s 16 glittering categories in which to nominate (full list below) including for the first time Newcomer of the Year and our Lifetime Achievement Award, so get thinking and start clicking!

Nominations close on the 30th of September 2020 so don’t delay. Spread the word to your friends and colleagues and let’s celebrate our winners together on the 3rd of December!

EK&B Business Awards 2019
EK&B Business Awards 2019

And to book your table at our bigger-and-better-than-ever 2020 awards event at the Bloomsbury Big Top in London, get all the details and tickets here.

The Essential Kitchen & Bathroom Business Awards 2020 - All the categories

Appliance Innovation

What tech has made 2020’s kitchen a simpler, more enjoyable and productive place?

Star Appliance

Celebrate your best-selling, crowd-pleasing, energy and effort saving new kit

Best Kitchen Retailer

Pick your favourite one-stop-shop for 2020’s best-in-class kitchens

Best Bathroom Retailer

Tell us the hottest places to experience the best in bathroom chic

Best Distributor

Where does the industry go to ensure that it's delivering the best?

Best Bespoke Kitchen Maker

Who’s delivered the most delight to the discerning kitchen customer?

Best PR Campaign

Who’s brought the greatest ideas to the biggest audience?

Best Surface

Must be beautiful to the touch and easy on the eye. Tell us your 2020 winner

Best Online/Social Media Campaign

Expertly bringing brands to an engaged and active new audience

Best Bathroom Innovation

Who’s innovated and improved to be the bathroom’s best in show?

Star Bathroom Product

Where comfort, quality and craftsmanship combine: Pick your winner

Best Kitchen Innovation

Which products have taken ease, practicality and performance to the next level?

Star Kitchen Product

Your pick of the best in the kitchen – units, taps, sinks, you name it. We want to celebrate it.

Best Installer

Installers! Stand up and be counted by The British Institute of KBB Installation

Newcomer of the Year

New for 2020: Reward your new star staff member. Who’s helped up your game from September 2019 onwards?

Lifetime Achievement Award

New for 2020: Your chance to give one of kbb’s biggest personalities the accolade they deserve!