Amcor Flexibles has won the Marketing & Design and Consumer Convenience categories in the Alufoil Trophy 2014.
To avoid a clash with the end of the financial year, the deadline for registrations of interest in nominations for the NZIFST Food Industry Excellence Awards has been extended by one week to 11 April.
The Industrie Forum Design eV (iF) has presented SIG Combibloc with an iF Design Award for its combidome product. The combidome carton pack combines features of a carton pack and a bottle.
Ampac has started the year off with a bang, receiving awards from three separate organisations for its packaging products.
The Institute of Customer Service has awarded LINPAC Packaging the prestigious ServiceMark accreditation. LINPAC was recognised for its excellent standards of customer service through its LINcare program.
Tetra Pak's Tetra Evero Aseptic has been awarded a 2014 International Forum Packaging Design Award (iF award). The product is said to be the world's first aseptic carton bottle for ambient white milk.
The New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology (NZIFST) is welcoming nominations for the 2014 NZIFST Food Industry Excellence Awards. The awards will be presented at the NZIFST Conference.
Entries are invited for the 26th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation, the industry's longest-running, independently judged competition. David Luttenberger, CPP, president, David Luttenberger Consulting, will lead the panel of judges.
Food microbiologist Professor Thomas McMeekin AO, of the University of Tasmania (UTAS), is in the running to be named Australian of the Year for 2014.
A call for entries in the 26th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation - the industry's longest-running, independently judged competition - has been issued. The deadline for entries is 1 March 2014.
Nominations are open for the 2014 Telstra Business Awards. The awards recognise Australia's most successful small and medium businesses.
Taylors Wines has won two gold medals at the 2013 Printing Industry Craftsmanship Awards, a gold medal at the 2013 Australian Packaging Design Awards and an award at the 2014 Worldstar World Packaging Organisation Awards.
Ardagh has won the Can of the Year Award for 2013 for a food can that could potentially save the food canning industry thousands of tonnes of steel each year.
For the second year in a row, Aurecon has won the Food and Drink Award at the global IChemE Awards 2013. Aurecon won the award for its work on the Clandeboye Lactose Evaporator Project in New Zealand.
ecoeggs has been named as the 2013 People's Choice Shonkiest Shonky by consumer watchdog CHOICE. ecoeggs' high stocking density, high price and questionable eco credentials won it the dubious honour of the award.