The American Choice Awards voting and research is based on feedback from consumers and do not reflect the opinions of The American Choice Awards. The winners of each category are determined by consumer voting based on a proprietary methodology developed by The American Choice Awards and may include Purchase Consideration, Product and Brand Appeal Familiarity, Quality, other category-based criteria and perceived appeal from people who had previously purchased or used the product or brand. Winners receive the highest numerical scores within each category’s specific attributes and criteria which are not necessarily statistically significant and may not necessarily reflect the actual market. The consumers’ experiences with the winning product and brands may vary. The American Choice Awards does not represent nor warrant that any individual consumer experience will be consistent with the results of the voting, surveys and any accompanying research. The American Choice Awards reports the results from the consumer voting and surveys, and does not warrant nor represent the quality or satisfaction with, or efficacy or safety of, any individual product. Any and all responsibility for quality, performance or safety of any product rests with the individual manufacturer or participant. The American Choice Awards shall use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security and accuracy of all votes and the voting process, however, such methodologies are not infallible, and The American Choice Awards makes no guarantee as to their effectiveness. The American Choice Awards is not liable for any perceived or actual defect in the quality, performance, efficacy or safety of any product, or any injury or death resulting, or alleged to have resulted. The participant agrees that they will not disparage or make negative or derogatory comments about the winners, nominees, voting, methodology, process, awards, The American Choice Awards or its employees or officers. The American Choice Awards may change vendors, processes, timelines, celebrities, talent, media distribution, methodologies, competition, structure, systems, awards titles, or any other aspect as it deems necessary.
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