The search is on for the best in food and drink marketing with the launch of the Grocery Advertising & Marketing Industry Awards (Gramia) 2006. The awards recognise creative excellence across 11 categories, including TV & cinema, radio, national press, trade press, brand experience, outdoor, PR and packaging.

In addition, there are eight agency awards up for grabs to earn the coveted title of Gramia agency of the year.

The ceremony will be held on October 4 at The Brewery in London. For details and entry forms, go to www.gramia.co.uk or call 01293 867630. The deadline for entries is June 9.