Student Starpack 2017

The briefs for the Student Starpack awards for 2017 have been announced and the awards are now open for entry!

The judging of the Student Starpack awards is going to take place in two stages in 2017. Please see the timetable for 2017, shown on the right of this page.

You can download a copy of the individual Student Starpack briefs at the bottom of this page.

Full details of the briefs, conditions of entry and judging procedure are provided on the Awards Registration website.

Register for the Student Starpack Awards 2017 (opens in new window).

2017 Briefs

  • Brief A: Disaster Aid/Emergency Packaging

Sponsored by BPI Polythene Industries
Create an innovative and flexible solution to the containment of disaster aid products that delivers protection and preservation as well as security and durability.

  • Brief B: Coca-Cola - Packaging as a Bridge to Digitised Brand Experience

Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company
Leveraging new and emerging technologies to enable Coca-Cola consumers to seamlessly link the physical and virtual worlds though mass produced packaging, in an affordable way.

  • Brief C: 'Safe and Secure' Transit Packaging

Sponsored by DS Smith
Utilising the properties and flexibility of corrugated board, develop a solution to the transportation of products, particularly for online and internet retailing.

  • Brief D: Health in a Hurry

Sponsored by Graphic Packaging International
Create a solution, using cartonboard as the primary packaging material, to deliver fresh meals, snacks and drinks to health-conscious consumers' homes and workplaces in 90 minutes or less.

  • Brief E: Air Freshener Bottle

Sponsored by Logoplaste
Create a dispenser/bottle that blends into its environment and dispenses a fragrance in a controlled way.

  • Brief F: A New Luxury Vodka Pack

Sponsored by The Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association
Develop a new and exciting pack for a fictitious vodka brand targeting the quality retail gift sector.

  • Brief G: Sustainable Expanding Food Delivery Packs for Takeaways

Sponsored by RPC Group
Design an innovative and creative solution to flexible, sustainable packaging for takeaway food.

  • Brief H: Point of Sale Unit for Generic Sugar Free Energy Drink for Convenience and Petrol Forecourt Locations

Sponsored by Smurfit Kappa UK
Design an innovative and creative solution to the promotion and display of 500ml bottles of an energy drink.


See full details of the 2017 Student Starpack competition, briefs and entry details (opens in new window)