CARY, N.C. — February 2, 2011 — Nominations are now open for the WOW Innovation Award, one of the
many highlights of the 2011 World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference, June 14-16, 2011, Grand
Hyatt Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia.
The fourth annual WOW Innovation Award will honor innovative advances within the entire wipe
value chain, including raw materials and ingredients, roll goods, machinery, packaging and finished
products. Finalists will make presentations during the Conference and attendees will vote on the
recipient of the 2011 WOW Innovation Award.
The deadline for nominations is April 15.
Organized by INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, the annual World of Wipes
(WOW) International Conference, set for June 14-16 at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia,
will focus exclusively on the business and technology of wipes — from raw materials to substrates
to converting and end-use applications — during three days of seminars and networking.
The WOW Innovation Award recognizes and rewards industry members who bring new and
value-added processes and products to the wipes’ marketplace. Created to encourage innovative
processes and products anywhere along the wipes’ value-chain, the WOW Innovation Award is open to
all nonwoven fabric manufacturers, raw material and packaging suppliers, converters and end-product
Anyone may nominate a wipes-related product for consideration for the 2011 WOW Award. To
nominate a product, send a short abstract describing the innovation along with a product sample to
Regina Spitzer, Suite 115, 1100 Crescent Green, Cary, NC 27518,
The chosen finalists will give a 10-minute presentation at the conference and the finalists
will have table-top space to display their nominated product. Attendees will then vote for the best
innovation to receive the 2011 WOW Award.
To download a nomination form, go to
Posted on February 8, 2011