The Board of the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) has confirmed its line up of judges for the 2018 EFIA Awards programme. From the flexographic print and packaging supply chain, judges include Les Jones of Contact Originators, Steve Ferbrache of Absolute/Pamarco, Hannah Wardle of Americk Packaging, Paul Horton of Parkside Flexibles and Ken Shackleton of Cardboard Box. Representing brands, Vicky Peck of Taylors of Harrogate and Laura Hodgson of Haribo have also offered their time and expertise to support the process.
Neil Jones, EFIA Chairman, commented, “We’re delighted with the prestigious nature of the judging panel this year which reflects the breadth and depth of our industry. Having a range of applications, substrates and process expertise represented on the panel is key to the judging process and in particular, having leading brands supporting our industry is very much appreciated.”
This year’s judging will take place at Sun Chemical, Trafford Park. Sun Chemical is the Diamond Plus Partner of the Association and has offered its facilities to host the event over many years.
The winners are announced at a Gala Dinner held at The Vox, Resorts World, Birmingham on March 14th, 2018.