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Packaging News reveals the shortlists for the hotly-contested UK Packaging Awards

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After a heated judging session in July, Packaging News here reveals the contenders for the UK Packaging Awards 2013 – the UK’s biggest awards programme for the packaging supply chain.

The winners will be revealed at a glittering Awards ceremony at the London Hilton on Park Lane on 13 November.

Watch the video of this year’s judging

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The Shortlist

 

Packaging Company of the Year

Presented by Packaging News

  • Allied Glass Containers
  • Clifton Packaging Group
  • Diamond Box
  • Payne

Click to see last year’s winner


SME of the Year

Sponsored by DS Smith Packaging

The shortlist for this Award will be published during September.

Click to see last year’s winner


Design Team of the Year

Sponsored by RPC Group

  • ASG Spark!
  • Design Futures Packaging
  • DS Smith Corrugated Louth
  • Inspirepac
  • Payne

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Investment Project of the Year

  • APPE UK – Development and Implementation of ThermaLite® Product Line and Associated Manufacturing Platform
  • DS Smith Packaging – Project Diamond
  • Iggesund Paperboard – Biomass Power Station
  • Shere Print (part of Ultimate Packaging) – Digital Print for Flexible Packaging

Click to see last year’s winner

 

CSR Initiative of the Year

  • Ardagh Group & MPMA – Paint Can Recycling Project
  • Braiform (UK) – Garment Hanger Re-use
  • Spear Europe – Energy Usage & Reduction Initiative
  • The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment – UK Beverage Carton Recycling Plant
  • Trak-Rap – Creating a green packaging solution for Dale Farm

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Outstanding Contribution to the Industry

Sponsored by Flint Group

The winner of this special Award will be announced on the night of the UK Packaging Awards dinner.

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Rising Star

Sponsored by Mercury Search & Selection

The winner of this special Award will be announced on the night of the UK Packaging Awards dinner.

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Contract Packer of the Year

Sponsored by British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association

  • Expac (Preston)
  • Lemonpath
  • March Foods
  • PrimePac Solutions

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Metal Pack of the Year

Sponsored by Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association

  • Ardagh Group – Nemo Can
  • Ardagh Group – 10lt Lever Lid Paint Tin
  • Ball Packaging Europe Holding – Coors Light – 2 Stage Cold Activated Can in Aluminium Beverage Can
  • Ball Packaging Europe Holding – DynamarkTM  – Variable Printing Technology Enables Mass Customization
  • Reckitt Benckiser (Brands) – Cillit Bang Active Foam Soap scum & Shower Aerosol Can
  • United Closures and Plastics – Gordon’s and Cucumber

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Corrugated Pack of the Year

  • BoxMart – Forever Living’s Christmas Gift Box 2012
  • CRP Print & Packaging – Miller Cooler Pack
  • DS Smith Packaging Burwell – Transit Pack for an Industrial Tube Heater
  • DS Smith Packaging, Launceston – Laithwaite’s 1 Bottle Postal Wine Pack with Integral ‘all round’ crumple zones
  • DS Smith Packaging, Launceston – Laithwaite’s 6&3 Bottle Wine Chest
  • Inspirepac – Quaker Corrugated Clipstrip

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Cartonboard Pack of the Year

Sponsored by Stehlin Hostag Ink UK

  • ASDA – ASDA Chosen By You Teabags
  • Clondalkin Specialist Packaging – Haribo Easter “Twist n Stick”
  • Clondalkin Specialist Packaging – Tilda: Vintage Basmati
  • Curtis Print & Packaging – Scaramouche & Fandango
  • Design Futures Packaging – Kirocco Handbag
  • Firstan -  Silverspoon ‘Easy to Pour’ Sugar
  • Printing & Packaging – English Whisky Range
  • The Sherwood Press Group – Greggs Giant Cupcake Box

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Glass Pack of the Year

Sponsored by British Glass

  • Allied Glass Containers – Langtons Gin
  • Allied Glass Containers – Phraya Rum
  • Molson Coors Brewing Company – Carling 275ml and 500ml Flint Bottle
  • Origin Wine – Cape Grove Moscato
  • Stoelzle Flaconnage – Reem Acra

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year

  •  Arla Foods UK – Anchor Cheddar
  • Clifton Packaging Group – Fill ‘n’ Squeeze Spouted Pouch
  • Amcor Flexibles Europe and Americas – M&S Beetroot
  • Paragon Print & Packaging – Sainsbury’s Re-close Spring Onions
  • Reckitt Benckiser (Brands) – Finish Quantum – Stand-up Pouch with Marshalled Dishwashing Capsules

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Rigid Plastic Pack of the Year

  • APPE U.K. – ThermaLite Jar for Marks & Spencer Simply Pickles
  • ASDA – ASDA Summer Toys Correx
  • Robinson Plastic Packaging – City Kitchen Bowl
  • RPC Containers Rushden & RPC Containers Market Rasen – Westland Even-Flo Container

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Label of the Year

  • AJS Labels – Cuprinol Garden Shades 5L
  • AJS Labels – Life Water, Still Mineral Water 750ml
  • ASDA – ASDA Extra Special Vintage Cider
  • Printpack Enterprises – Share a Coke
  • Reckitt Benckiser (Brands) – Cillit Bang Power Cleaner Lime Scale & Shine

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Resource Efficient Pack of the Year

  • Arla Foods UK – Eco Milk Bottle
  • Design Futures Packaging – Yorkshire Provender Soups
  • Nestlé Waters – Buxton Natural Mineral Water
  • Trak-Rap – Trak-Rap Solution for Dale Farm

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Innovation of the Year

Sponsored by the PPMA Show

  • Chesapeake Branded Packaging – Dewar’s The Master Blender’s Sensorial Experience
  • Design Futures Packaging – Kirocco Handbag / BillerudKorsnas FibreForm
  • i2r Packaging Solutions – Cream lacquered Aluminium Trays for Waitrose ‘Menu From’ Range
  • RAP UK – Modified Atmosphere Carton Sandwich Wedge
  • RPC Containers, Halstead – Bart Spoonkler™
  • Staeger Clear Packaging – Waitrose Seriously Chocolate Milk and Dark Chocolate Egg with 6 Praline Truffles Conbox-Tube

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Best Packaging of a New Product

Sponsored by Packaging Innovations

  • Allied Glass Containers – Langtons Gin
  • CRP Print & Packaging – Joyville Mailer Pack
  • DS Smith Corrugated Louth – East River RRP
  • FFP Packaging Solutions – Swizzels-Matlow Squashies
  • Printpack – Magnum, Cornetto and Mini Milk chocolates

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Best Re-Packaging of a Brand

  • Arla Foods UK – Cravendale Fresh Milk 1L & 500ml
  • Ardagh Metal Packaging – Farrow & Ball Re-Livery
  • Design Futures Packaging – Ampleforth Abbey Cider & Beer
  • Mirri – A Division of Celloglas – Wold Top Brewery – 4 Bottle Gift Pack
  • Reckitt Benckiser (Brands) – Vanish Powerpowder Clean & Fresh
  • RPC Containers Rushden & RPC Containers Market Rasen – Westland Even-Flo Container
  • Sprue Safety Products – FireAngel Range of Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms
  • The Bart Ingredient Company – Bart Re-brand and Packaging Design

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Retail Ready Pack of the Year

  • DS Smith Corrugated Louth – Kids Favourites RRP
  • SAICA PACK – SAICA Push Pack
  • Trak-Rap – Trak-Rap RRP
  • Webb deVlam – Retail Ready Pack for Fairy

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Supply Chain Solution of the Year

  • ASDA – ASDA Mirrors: Airpack
  • Chill Buddy Food care – Chill Buddy Pod
  • DS Smith Packaging, Launceston – BoxGarment Transit Pack
  • DS Smith Packaging, Launceston – Laithwaite’s 1 Bottle Postal Wine Pack with Integral ‘all round’ Crumple Zones
  • Paragon Print & Packaging – Sainsbury’s Security Tagged Meat Labels

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Consumer Convenience Award

Sponsored by Smithers-Pira

  • Design Futures Packaging – Yorkshire Provender Soups
  • DS Smith Packaging, Launceston – Box Garment Transit Pack
  • Euro Packaging UK – Multi Purpose Paper Wipe Dispenser
  • G’s Fresh – M&S Resealable Film fresh Produce Packs 2013
  • RPC Containers, Halstead – Bart Spoonkler™
  • Tetra Pak – Tetra Prisma Aseptic carton with DreamCap

Click to see last year’s winner

 

International Sourcing Award

  • Ardagh Group – Absolut Unique
  • Ardagh Group – Heinz 300g Jar
  • Envases metálicos Eurobox S.L – Starry Night with Swarovski
  • HLP Klearfold – Mac Wet’s ‘All Grip, No Slip Sports Gloves’ Pack
  • MeadWestvaco Corporation – Melodie Spray Collection
  • Webb deVlam – Bombay Sapphire Electro

Click to see last year’s winner

 

Best New Concept Award

  • BoxMart – BritBox Bottle Box
  • C & R Product Design – Ingredients Cooking & Baking Teaspoons
  • Candlewood Designs – SuperTube, BagItUp and BoxClever Concepts
  • Euro Packaging UK – Snap Shopping Bag
  • Insignia Technologies – Insignia Embedded Label
  • Smurfit Kappa UK – Fusion ‘LEDGE’ Pack

Click to see last year’s winner

 

The UK Packaging Awards 2013 are also sponsored by:

Cloud 9 Recruitment

The Packaging Federation

Pro2Pac