WorldStar Packaging Awards Open for Entry

WPO (World Packaging Organisation) announce that the entries for WorldStar Packaging Awards are now open and the closing date is 14 October, 2016.  “We encourage every WPO member across the Globe to help us promote the largest and most important global packaging award”, alerts Thomas Schneider, President of WPO.

Packages eligible for WorldStar are those that have already received a national award recognised by WPO. “In its 49th year, WorldStar is one of the major events of WPO and last year attracted 293 entries from 35 countries around the world. As always our aim for our next competition is to increase the number of entries and countries participating”, adds Schneider.

14 October 2016 - Closing date for entries which will be judged in Vienna, Austria the week commencing 14 November 2016.

December 2016 – Results announced

May 2017 - Awards Presentations and Gala Evening, Dusseldorf, Germany.  This will take place during Interpack week.


For general enquiries on the WorldStar Packaging Awards contact:

Rachel Bayswater –, +44 (0)1476 513885

Press information and interviews request:

Liliam Benzi – - +55 11 99989-1597