UK Packaging Awards 2021 Winners

Congratulations to all of this year's winners, highly commendeds and those shortlisted this year! 


Best New Concept Award
Sponsored by Heidelberg

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

Highly Commended
Plastic Free Freshpack – ProAmpac RAP

Winner
ReZorce Circular Packaging – Zotefoams



Best Packaging of a New Product

Highly Commended
Isle of Raasay Single Malt Whisky – Stoelzle Glass Group

Winner
Mergulo Plant Based Butter Carton – Graphic Packaging International



Branding Project of the Year
Sponsored by SunChemical

Highly Commended
Duchy Organic Product Range – Waitrose & Partners

Winner
Small Giants Cricket Crackers – Midday


Cartonboard Pack of the Year
Sponsored by hubergroup

Highly Commended
M&S Big Selection – Qualvis Print & Packaging

Highly Commended
Veetee 500g Plastic Replacement Pack - DS Smith

Winner
Heinz Eco-Friendly Sleeve – The Kraft Heinz Company


Consumer Convenience Award

Winner
The Chicago Town Pizza – ProAmpac RAP


Co-Pack & Fulfilment Company of the Year
Sponsored by BCMPA - The Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment & Logistics

Highly Commended
Complete Co-Packing Services

Highly Commended
Granby

Winner
Expac Preston


Corrugated: Online Retail and Consumer Goods

Highly Commended
Bloom & Wild E-commerce Plant Pack – DS Smith

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


Corrugated: Retail Ready and Point of Sale

Highly Commended
Apeks Ascent and Technical Reel Pack – Boxes and Packaging

Winner
Home of Campo Viejo – Cepac


CSR Initiative of the Year

Highly Commended
Co-op

Winner
Blake Envelopes


Design Team of the Year

Winner
EP Design House


The Editor’s Award

Winner
John Monks


Entrepreneurial Business of the Year

Highly Commended
Staeger Clear Packaging

Winner
Tiny Box Company



Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year

Highly Commended
Asda 1.1kg Chicken Thigh Pack – FFP Packaging Solutions

Winner
ShuttlePouch – Shuttlepac



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

Winner
Project Pimpi – Reckitt Benckiser



Glass Pack of the Year: Spirits, Perfume and Cosmetics
Sponsored by British Glass

Highly Commended
Brora Tryptych – Glencairn Crystal Studio

Highly Commended
Weavers Gin – Stoelzle Glass Group

Winner
Shivering Mountain Gin – Allied Glass Containers

Innovation of the Year

Highly Commended
Heinz Eco-Friendly Sleeve – The Kraft Heinz Company

Winner
Smarties Packs Moving from Plastic to Paper – Nestlé



Investment Project of the Year

Highly Commended
VPK UK and Ireland

Winner
FFP Packaging Solutions


Label of the Year

Highly Commended
Marks & Spencer Snow Globe Gin Liqueur – The Wilkins Group

Highly Commended
Spirit of the Outdoors – Pencil Studio

Winner
Copeland Smugglers Reserve Rum – The Label Makers



Limited Edition of the Year

Highly Commended
Nestlé Zebra Pack – DS Smith

Winner
Penhaligon’s Advent Calendar 2020 – Knoll Prestige Packaging




Metal Pack of the Year
Sponsored by MPMA

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

Winner: Promotional, Decorative and General Line
Lick Paint – Envases Liverpool

Winner: High Volume Food and Beverage
Re:Water – Tecnocap Group



Packaging Company of the Year

Highly Commended
Kite Packaging

Winner
VPK Packaging UK and Ireland



Packaging Development Team of the Year

Highly Commended
Reckitt Benckiser

Winner
Tesco



Resource Efficient Pack of the Year
Sponsored by Benchmark Consulting

Highly Commended
Husqvarna Sustainable Pack – DS Smith

Highly Commended
Sharpak Airlite SPA Bubble Pad Free Strawberry Punnet – Sharpak Aylesham

Highly Commended
Smarties Packs Moving from Plastic to Paper – Nestlé

Winner
Cryovac Brand rBDF S10 Film – Sealed Air



Reusable Pack of the Year

Winner
Cepac – Ultima



Rigid Plastic Pack of the Year

Winner
Sharpak Airlite SPA Bubble Pad Free Strawberry Punnet – Sharpak Aylesham




Rising Star Award
Sponsored by DS Smith

Winner
Reece Hamilton – Cepac



Supply Chain Solution of the Year
Sponsored by Woodland Group

Highly Commended
Fuse Seal – Ardagh Group

Highly Commended
Maxinest eTail - Schoeller Allibert

Winner
Domino’s Dolly – Schoeller Allibert



Sustainable Retailer of the Year
Sponsored by KP Films

Winner
Tesco