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Innovation Award - Most inventive products news

Due to the high dedication of the baby and toddler outfitting industry and its creative innovations Kind + Jugend establish the Innovation Award which traditionally elects the most inventive product developments on the first day of the fair.

The winners' tags in the eight award categories have established in the industry and are now acting as a good sales argument and an important criteria for quality in international trade.

All winners and nominations will be exhibited in an attractive special event during the trade fair.

Innovation Award 2019

We congratulate all winners of the Innovation Award.

Winner und participants

The Jury

Information on the jury can be found here

The jury

General informations about the Innovation Award

Eligible products

Only registered exhibitors of Kind + Jugend are entitled to participate in the Innovation Award.

The competition is open to newly developed products and refined products that have been on the market no longer than one year (from 1 September 2018) and have not been exhibited at Kind + Jugend before. Those products must differ from the products that are already on the market in terms of their design, appearance, materials, mode of use and/or technology.

The products must be completely developed and exhibited at Kind + Jugend 2019 as well as they must offer consumers a special practical advantage.


Every exhibitor at Kind + Jugend 2019 has the right to register a maximum of products to the Kind + Jugend Innovation Award competition. The registration for the first product costs Euro 190.00, each additional product entry will cost Euro 300.00. If the product is nominated, further Euro 100.00 per product are due. For first–time-exhibitors the registration is free of charge.

The categories

Up to five innovations will be nominated in each category. The award winner will be elected from those nominees.

The Kind + Jugend Innovation Award will be presented in eight categories:

World of Moving Kids

babies, infants and kids carriages and travel systems

World of Travelling Kids

car safety seats for babies, infants and kids

World of Moving Kids & Travelling Kids Accessories

accessories for carriages, travel systems and car safety seats for babies, infants and kids

World of Kids Safety at Home

security devices for babies, infants and kids

World of Kids Toys

toys for babies, infants and kids

World of Kids Textiles

home textiles, fashion for babies, infants and kids

World of Kids Care

nursery products, electrical appliances for babies, infants and kids

World of Kids Furniture

furniture and accessories for babies, infants and kids


The products will be evaluated on the basis of the following criteria, with the greatest emphasis being given to the first two:

- Innovative nature

- Safety

- Additional utility for the customer

- Design

- Quality of the workmanship

Do you have any questions or need support?

Contact planungsbuero vierfahrt/4F
Innovation Award im Auftrag der Koelnmesse

Tel. +49 201 83 9116-10