Awards take place

UK Packaging Awards 2021 Shortlist

A huge congratulations to all those who have been shortlisted for this year's UK Packaging Awards!

What an incredibly competitive year it was - you should be very proud if you made the final. Shortlisted entrants can click here to download exclusive Shortlist logos.

Join us for the awards evening on Friday 12 November 2021 at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London. Book now to avoid disappointment. 

Best New Concept Award

Sponsored by Heidelberg

Combi Shots Applied to Hair Packaging – Combi Shots

Esterseal for Thermoformed Trays – FFP Packaging Solutions

Flexi-kraft Mailer – EP Group (in partnership with Aquapak)

icard Tray – Coveris

Paper Look and Touch Effect – FFP Packaging Solutions

Plastic Free Freshpack – ProAmpac RAP

Premium Print and Lightweight Corrugated Solution - LEIPA UK

ReZorce Circular Packaging – Zotefoams

Spirit of the Outdoors – Pencil Studio

Top Seal Fruit Punnet – DS Smith

Tri-Pac – Tams Packaging

Trove – DS Smith


Best Packaging of a New Product

Bodyhero Plant Protein Powder – Bodyhero

Isle of Raasay Single Malt Whisky – Stoelzle Glass Group

The Gladstone Axe - Stoelzle Glass Group

Gosh! Food Frozen Mexican Style Mini Burger - FFP Packaging Solutions

Mergulo Plant Based Butter Carton – Graphic Packaging International

Shivering Mountain Gin – Allied Glass Containers


Branding Project of the Year

Sponsored by SunChemical

Biltong and Jerky – Hunters Biltong

Duchy Organic Product Range – Waitrose & Partners

DUG – Family (and friends)

Elmex – Bluemarlin

Maldon Salt – Big Fish

Rowse Honey – Bluemarlin

Small Giants Cricket Crackers – Midday

Spirit of the Outdoors – Pencil Studio

Zeus Juice – Zeus Juice UK


Cartonboard Pack of the Year

Sponsored by Hubergroup Print Solutions

The Chicago Town Pizza – ProAmpac RAP

Exton Park 75cl Wine Carton – Celeritas Solutions

Hawksmoor at Home –Coveris

Heinz Eco-Friendly Sleeve – The Kraft Heinz Company

M&S Big Selection – Qualvis Print & Packaging

Ocado Pink Lady/Golden Delicious/Granny Smith Apples - ProPrint

The One Carton – Herbert Walkers

Project Pei 2 – Reckitt Benckiser

Sicin Sasta Eight-Sided Halopack – The Alexir Partnership

The Tomato Stall Punnet – Graphic Packaging International

Veetee 500g Plastic Replacement Pack - DS Smith


Co Pack and Fulfilment Company of the Year

Sponsored by BCMPA

Carlton Forest Logistics

Chester Medical Solutions

Complete Co-Packing Services

Expac Preston

Granby

Mixtio Labs

Staci

The Oxford Health Company – Oxford Contract Manufacturing

Worldwide Logistics Group


Consumer Convenience Award

Bisto Best Recyclable Sachet – Premier Foods

Boomerang E-commerce Carton – Allpack

CBD Oil Bottles and Peel-and-Reveal Labels – Orange County CBD

The Chicago Town Pizza – ProAmpac RAP

Cocoon – EP Group

Esterseal – FFP Packaging Solutions

Heineken Cruzcampo Especial Neck-Through Six-Bottle Carrier – Graphic Packaging International

kp Zapora – kp

Project Pei 2 – Reckitt Benckiser

Sealed Air Korrvu PG Tech Retention Frame – Sealed Air

Veetee 500g Plastic Replacement Pack – DS Smith


Corrugated: Online Retail and Consumer Goods

Apeks Ascent and Technical Reel Pack – Boxes and Packaging

Bloom & Wild E-commerce Plant Pack – DS Smith

Dulux Heritage Tester Pack – Woodway UK

HonestBrew E-commerce Gift Pack – Macfarlane Packaging

Vocation Brewery Father’s Day Gift Pack – Boxes and Packaging

Withers Gin Postal Box with Fitment – PH Flexible Packaging


Corrugated: Retail Ready and Point of Sale

Sponsored by Bobst

Apeks Ascent and Technical Reel Pack – Boxes and Packaging

Bachelors Helicopter – DS Smith

Home of Campo Viejo – Cepac


CSR Initiative of the Year

Ardagh Group

AST Plastic Containers

Benchmark Consulting

Blake Envelopes

DS Smith

The Co-op

Mercian Labels

The Oxford Health Company – Oxford Contract Manufacturing


Design Team of the Year

EP Design House

Reckitt Benckiser

VPK UK and Ireland


Packaging Development Team of the Year

Reckitt Benckiser

Tesco


Entrepreneurial Business of the Year

Staeger Clear Packaging

Tiny Box Company


Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year

Asda 1.1kg Chicken Thigh Pack – FFP Packaging Solutions

Ben’s Original Ready to Heat Wholegrain Rice from Mars Food – Amcor

Birds Eye Frozen Selected Mixed Vegetables 690 Pack – FFP Packaging Solutions

Compostable Wicketed Bags for Fresh Produce – TIPA

Flower & White Meringue Bites Pouches – The Alexir Partnership

Gosh! Frozen Original Falafel 308g – FFP Packaging Solutions

Ketjap Manis 25g Sachet – FFP Packaging Solutions

Kingsmill Bread Bag with 30% PCR Content – St Johns Packaging

MonoFlex BE – Coveris

Recycling Ready Zipper Pouch – ProAmpac Flexibles

ShuttlePouch™ – Shuttlepac

30% PCR Added to Already Recyclable Stand-Up Pouch – Reckitt Benckiser

Willie’s Cacao Hot Chocolate – FFP Packaging Solutions


Glass Pack of the Year: Sprits, Perfume and Cosmetics

Sponsored by British Glass

Brora Tryptych – Glencairn Crystal Studio

Glengoyne 50 Year Old Whisky – Glencairn Crystal Studio

Masons Yorkshire Gin – Allied Glass Containers

Shivering Mountain Gin – Allied Glass Containers

Weavers Gin – Stoelzle Glass Group

Whitby Gin – Stoelzle Glass Group


Glass Pack of the Year: Other Drinks, Food and Other Glass Products

Sponsored by British Glass

CleanT – Allied Glass Containers

Project Pimpi – Reckitt Benckiser


Innovation of the Year

Sponsored by Easyfairs

AmSky Recycle Ready Blister Pack – Amcor

Dyson Supersonic – Dyson

ECOMLR – The Lettershop Group

The Frugal Bottle – Frugalpac

Heinz Eco-Friendly Sleeve – Kraft Heinz Company

Kingsmill Bread Bag with 30% PCR Content – St Johns Packaging

kp Zapora – kp

Penhaligon’s Advent Calendar 2020 – Knoll Prestige Packaging

Securit-e Bags – Simpac

Snappd | 100% recyclable sachet  – Origin Pharma Packaging

Smarties Packs Moving from Plastic to Paper – Nestlé

StaySafe 5-in-1 Fire Extinguisher – Plastipak


Investment Project of the Year

Durham Box

FFP Packaging Solutions

Staeger Clear Packaging

VPK UK and Ireland


  Label of the Year

Copeland Smugglers Reserve Rum – The Label Makers

Everleaf Mountain – MCC Labels

Hotel Chocolat – Royston Labels

Marks & Spencer Snow Globe Gin Liqueur – The Wilkins Group

Pale Fox – MCC Labels

Spirit of the Outdoors – Pencil Studio

Trove Vodka – Royston Labels

VUSA Vodka – Reflex Label Plus


Limited Edition of the Year

Mars Giant Easter Egg Carton – Graphic Packaging International

Nestlé Zebra Pack – DS Smith

Penhaligon’s Advent Calendar 2020 – Knoll Prestige Packaging

Project Green – Reckitt Benckiser

Rapha Bike Pump Triangle Pack – Woodway UK

Sample Beauty E-commerce Packs – Woodway UK


Metal Pack of the Year

Sponsored by MPMA

19 Crimes – Ardagh Metal Beverage Holdings

Bio-D Furniture Polish – Roberts Metal Packaging

Cutter & Squidge Cake Tin – P.Wilkinson Containers & William Say

Fortnum & Mason Turkish Delight – P.Wilkinson Containers & William Say

Lick Paint – Envases Liverpool

OXO Rub or Sprinkle – Eviosys

Re:Water – Tecnocap Group

Ronseal Xactly Range – Trivium Packaging

Thorndown Paints Bespoke Size Tins – P.Wilkinson Containers & William Say


Packaging Company of the Year

Castle Colour Packaging

DUO UK

DS Smith

Graphic Packaging International

Kite Packaging

Qualvis Print & Packaging

Staeger Clear Packaging

Southgate Packaging

VPK Packaging UK and Ireland


Resource Efficient Pack of the Year

Sponsored by Benchmark Consulting

Aber Falls Single Malt Welsh Whisky – IPL Packaging

Bring Me Drink Delivery System – Bring Me Drink

Cryovac Brand rBDF S10 Film – Sealed Air

Husqvarna Sustainable Pack – DS Smith

kp Zapora – kp

100% rPET with Anti-Mist Lid – Faerch UK

Sharpak Airlite SPA Bubble Pad Free Strawberry Punnet – Sharpak Aylesham

Smarties Packs Moving from Plastic to Paper – Nestle


Reusable Pack of the Year

The Alexir Partnership - Bamboo Box

Cepac - Ultima Kitchens

EP Group - Reusable Egg Bag

Kite Packaging - Automotive Thermoform Returnable Trays and Stillage Solution

Schoeller Allibert - Maxinest eTail



 Rigid Plastic Pack of the Year

ALLpaQ 500-litre – ALLpaQ Packaging

Dana Thermoform Tray Steel Stillage – Kite Packaging

EST 20 and 25 Litre Containers – AST Plastic Containers

kp Zapora – kp

Project Pocahontas – Reckitt Benckiser

Project Roy – Reckitt Benckiser

Sharpak Airlite SPA Bubble Pad Free Strawberry Punnet – Sharpak Aylesham

StaySafe 5-in-1 Fire Extinguisher – Plastipak

Vanish Tub – Reckitt Benckiser


Rising Star Award

Sponsored by DS Smith

Ben Huish – Castle Colour Packaging

Reece Hamilton – Cepac


Supply Chain Solution of the Year

Sponsored by Woodland Group

Corrugated  Chilled Packaging – Kite Packaging

Domino’s Dolly – Schoeller Allibert

Fuse Seal – Ardagh Group

Good-e Side Gusset – Simpac

Johnson Tiles Tile Sample Pallet Pack – Boxes and Packaging

Magna Tailgate Shipper – Boxes and Packaging

Maxinest eTail – Schoeller Allibert

Welbilt Global Distribution Oven – Boxes and Packaging


Sustainable Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by KP Films

Tesco

Skinner’s