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76th Annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition

Winners of the 2019 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition were announced at a special awards banquet Oct. 24 during the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) Fall Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  

Following are the top winners.  

Package of the Year — Wicked Weed Sours 4-Bottle Basket, Graphic Packaging International 

Folding Carton of the Year — Estee Lauder GlamGlow INSTAMUD, Edelmann Group 

Rigid Box of the Year — Kat Von D Trooper Black Eyeliner Obsession, Edelmann Group 

Digital Application of the Year — Kroger Home Chef Sleeves, Zumbiel Packaging 

Innovation of the Year — Guarantab, Southern Champion Tray, LP 

Sustainability (Eco) of the Year — First Alert Sustainable Security, WestRock 

Judges’ Award — In The Stars Eau De Parfum Holiday Edition 2018, TPC Printing & Packaging 

Judges’ Award — AXE/ LYNX Holiday “Hexacle” Canisters, Graphic Packaging International 

Additional details about the top award winners are featured in the Nov./Dec. issue of Folding Carton Industry magazine.  

Graphic Packaging International's Package of the Year