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Competitions & Awards



The 2017 Global Leadership Awards Competition is open to all packages designed, manufactured and in market after January 1, 2015. The entries are to be submitted ONLINE, and the target entrants are: retailers, brand owners, branding and design agencies, package container and technology processors, and raw material manufacturers. The winners from the 2017 Competition will be celebrated at the Awards Gala Dinner and Ceremony on January 25, 2017, at the Package Design Matters Conference in Bonita Springs, Florida.

The Awards Gala will take place in the spring of 2017 in Toronto, Ontario. More details to follow.

PAC Global Leadership Awards give industry-based, peer recognition for excellence in all formats of packaging, in branding and graphic design, in technical aspects and in sustainability. PAC Awards are the longest running all container inclusive competition in North America. PAC was the first to launch a Sustainable Packaging competition in 2008 and Packaging to Reduce Food Waste in 2015



PAC Students Awards are a highlight of the academic year. PAC graphic design competitions have been running for decades and in 2008 the PAC student sustainable packaging design competitions were launched and included a shelf ready component. Some of our historical sponsors have included Walmart, Kraft, P&G, Unilever, SC Johnson, Nestle, Coca Cola, Heinz, JM Smucker, Tetra Pak. Students get to present in front of large packaging community audiences. Winning students are rewarded with high profile recognition,  monetary rewards are often lead to career opportunities.

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