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Submissions for nominations have closed as of January 13th.
Stay tuned for exciting announcements regarding the winners of these inaugural awards!

The CMA | SIMA Awards program recognizes the outstanding leadership, innovation, and philanthropic efforts of our members to help advance and evolve the industry. The diverse accomplishments of our members are a testament to the talents and unique contributions each make to retail, and we’re excited to recognize those in front of the Category Management and Shopper Insights community in 2023.

Each award listed below indicates eligibility requirements. Nominations will not be considered if applications are incomplete. Individuals can self-nominate or nominate a peer, colleague, client, or other contact. Award recipients will be recognized at the 2023 CMA | SIMA Conference in Las Vegas Feb 27 – March 1.


Applications open Monday, December 5th and will close Friday, January 13th
Award recipients will be notified by January 30th



Shopper Insight of the Year Award recognizes an individual or team that delivered the most impactful insight derived from shopper research that resulted in measurable improvement in a category or subcategory in calendar 2022. To be fully considered, the nomination must include specific details on project/scope and must be able to quantify the impact of the listed efforts.

*Recipient of this award can be an individual or team from a retailer or supplier/manufacturer.