The Flexible Packaging Association has conducted the annual Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards competition since 1956 to showcase the industry’s innovation and the advances that have changed packaging.
The FPA Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards competition is among the most respected in the industry thanks to the outstanding caliber of packaging entries, the objective and methodical judging process, and the extensive media coverage of the competition winners. Its focus on new technologies, processes, printing techniques, and sustainability of flexible packaging, places the Achievement Awards program in a class by itself. The Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards are given in the following categories:
- Extending the Use of Flexible Packaging
- Technical Innovation
- Printing and Shelf Impact
- Packaging Excellence*
*This category is designed for a package which incorporates technical innovation, sustainability, printing and shelf impact
All entries are judged by an independent panel of experts. The Highest Achievement Award will be given to a Gold Award winner ranked by the judges as having contributed most to the advancement of the industry. Gold and Silver Awards will be given in the Technical Innovation, Sustainability, Printing and Shelf Impact, and Packaging Excellence categories.
FPA 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Video
FPA 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards - Judges' Comments