Welcome to the WorldStar Awards

The WorldStar Competition is one of the major events of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO) and is the pre-eminent international award in packaging. WorldStar illustrates the continual advancement of the state of packaging design and technology and creates a living standard of international packaging excellence from which others may learn. The WorldStar Competition is the main revenue source for WPO and its success is an important component in financing our global packaging training programmes.

The complete set of the 2017 WorldStar Ceremony photographs are available to view.

View the 2017 Winners Guide


A record number of 200 winners were awarded a WorldStar with Japan taking the highest number - 26 awards!  Congratulations to Japan

THe judging took place the week commencing 6 November in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during the 99th WPO Board Meeting and activities

The World Packaging Organisation (WPO)  announce the Lifetime Achievement in Packaging Award is open to receive nominations