Here are all the specifics.
Clas Ohlson Product Innovation Challenge 2016 welcomes participation to those who are:
The following are excluded from participating in the competition:
Following the deadline, a jury panel consisting of Clas Ohlson key stakeholders and external representatives will select ten (10) finalists. These ten (10) finalists will be announced on the competition’s website in December, 2016. The judges will then interview the finalists, giving them the opportunity to present and explain their innovations. The panel will evaluate each of the finalists’ interviews to determine the winner.
The product submission will be judged on five (5) main criteria:
Competition rules and prizes may, at any time, be changed or altered at Sqore’s and/or Clas Ohlson’s discretion. This includes, but is not limited to, Clas Ohlson reserving the right to replace and change the jury at any time and for any reason; Clas Ohlson reserving the right not to select a winner if there are too few entries that the jury believes fulfill all requirements; and Clas Ohlson reserving the right to disqualify incomplete entries, as well as entries that do not adhere to all rules.
The jury will NOT provide feedback to participants, who do not advance in the competition, and the jury’s decision is final with no possibility of appeal.
The winning product receive a guaranteed order to be sold in Clas Ohlsons' assortment, within Sweden, Norway, Finland, Germany, and the UK. If more than one product fits into Clas Ohlsons' criteria, they may, at their discretion, choose more than one winner. If the winner(s) is unable to or does not wish to accept their prize, the jury may award the prize to the next best solution.
All participants must submit their entries based on the conditions set by Clas Ohlson and Sqore Terms and Conditions.
Participants must ensure that all pictures, text, and other material provided are produced and owned by the participant. The participant guarantees that none of the provided material (or material provided by others that the participant is responsible for) infringes the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to:
Deadline is November 30, 2016