World Kitchen spotlights changing lifestyles and their impact on food preparation in its call for entries into the 2011 What’s Bubbling? Kitchen Tools International Design Competition. The invitation, rules, and submission processes are shown at www.WhatsBubbling.net; status updates and discussions appear at Kitchen Tools 2011 on Facebook.
The three best design concepts submitted will each win: $6,000(US) plus a trip to the International Home & Housewares Show in Chicago for the ceremonies. World Kitchen will announce the What's Bubbling winners on March 6, 2011, International Home + Housewares Show, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
“Whether your food means pasta in Pisa, salad in Seattle, or life on
the go in Shanghai, Mumbai or Dubai, your world is changing. Cultures
and economies are making new demands, which is when designers have the
most to contribute to the quality of life,” said Craig Sampson, World Kitchen’s chief innovation officer, in announcing the Kitchen Tools theme.
More Key Facts:
Scope: Tools for preparing, cooking, and serving food, but not the
actual devices that cook or on which the food is served.
Design Ownership: Participants retain ownership of designs, subject to
World Kitchen's right of first refusal.
Submission Materials: Essay answers that reflect the criteria, visuals
to describe research and solution; no models .
Jury: An international jury will select the Award winners and may decide to give honorable mentions as merited. The jury will be announced in November.
No Preregistration and No Fees.
World Kitchen is the parent company of such household brands as Corelle® dinnerware, CorningWare® bakeware, Pyrex® glassware and Revere® cookware.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING. OPEN TO PERSONS who are at least 18 years of age or the age of
majority in their jurisdiction of residence. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Contest runs September 1, 2010 through January 7, 2011. To enter and for
Full Official Rules and details, including prize and description odds
visit www.whatsbubbling.net. Sponsor: World Kitchen, LLC, Rosemont, IL