Who can enter?
The ISC is open to anyone who produces, markets or sells spirits from any country, including distillers, producers, distributors, agents, independent retailers, retail chains, supermarkets and wholesalers. Retailers must enter their own brands. All spirits must be entered with the permission of the brand owners.
All spirits must be commercially available for retail, and in sufficient quantities for it to be reasonable to expect them to be available until at least early 2014. No specially prepared samples will be accepted.
Entries may be cancelled up to 14 days after the booking date. in which case the entry fee will be returned subject to an administration charge of 50%.
Please read our Terms & Conditions.
Cost and Payment
Entrants may submit as many separate spirits as they wish.
Each entry costs £170 + VAT.
Multiple discounts are available for online entries. Those entering 5-10 spirits benefit from a discount making the total cost of each entry £150 + VAT. 11 or more entries cost £140 plus VAT each.
The price and discount structure includes design and packaging entries for individual products in established, new and repackaged categories only (but excludes offline entries).
Please note that an admin fee of £20 will be applied to those requiring invoices whose orders have a total net value of less than £500.
Cheques should be made payable to Agile Media Ltd.
Payment terms for invoices are strictly 15 days (or prior to judging if sooner). Please note that if payment or proof of payment is not received prior to judging then products will be removed from the competition. Agile Media takes no responsibility for the returning of any spirits received on this basis.
Please check that your agent or producer has not already entered the same spirit as you. No refunds will be made for duplicated entries.
When and where to send my entry form
You can complete the online entry form at www.internationalspiritschallenge.com or send your completed hard copy entry form to International Spirits Challenge at International Spirits Challenge 2013, Agile Media Ltd, Zurich House, East Park, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 6AS, UK. Fax: +44(0) 1293 474010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please take a photocopy for your records.
Please adhere to the deadlines stated in 'Important Dates' and on your entry form. Late entries may not be accepted.