Starpack Industry Awards open for entry
The 2015 Starpack Industry Awards are now open to entries from the packaging community, including brand owners, end users, designers, manufacturers, marketers and packer fillers.
The Starpack Awards is the UK's premier annual awards scheme recognising innovation in packaging design and technology.
Entering the awards is a great way for a company to raise its profile and see its innovative packaging designs rewarded. There is also the potential for global recognition through the Starpack WorldStar Awards.
There are numerous award categories, listed below:
Food and drink
Non food and drink
Secondary and tertiary packaging
Shooting Star Award - This award will be given to a young packaging professional who is making a real difference beyond the call of duty. The person may excel at supporting the supply base, their customers , has real flair and talent. Companies are invited to nominate people within their company or industry and explain in no more than a 300 word submission how that person has made a difference.
Packaging Development Team of the Year - This award will be given to a development team or an individual that has made a real difference, adding innovation and added value to their customers in the last 12 months. Companies are invited to nominate people within their company or industry and explain in no more than a 300 word submission how that person/team has made a difference.
Packaging Industry Awarding Body Company (PIABC) Best Student of the Year - The award is made to the student who had achieved the highest overall mark in the Diploma in Packaging Technology or the Certificate in Packaging.
All entries must have a connection with the UK by being either designed, conceived, manufactured, sold or filled in Britain. All packs form the various categories will be put forward for the ultimate accolade: Starpack Superstar.
The deadline for entries is 3 July 2015.