Packaging Awards Highlight PCD Congress

Winners represent innovative design and formulation-packaging compatibility.

The 8th edition of the PCD (Perfumes, Cosmetics & Design) Congress exhibition was held February 8-9 in the Espace Champerret, Porte de Champerret in Paris. About 100 suppliers of packaging, dispensing systems, services and technologies for the packaging of perfumes and cosmetics presented their innovations to brand representative attendees.

The PCD Awards are designed to single out the products that meet the criteria of “packaging innovations” and “formulation-packaging compatibility.”

Following are this year’s selections:

Personal Care Category

Orchidée Impériale, Guerlain

Makeup Category

Madre Perla, Armani

Makeup Category

Haute & Naughty Lash Mascara, MAC

Makeup Category

Rouge Automatique Lipstick, Guerlain

Samples Category

Echantillon parfum N°19, Chanel

Perfume for Women

N°19 Poudré, Chanel

Collector Perfume

Acqua Di Gioia Essenza, Armani

Jury’s Special Distinctions:

Personal Care Category

Fundamental Corrector– Wrinkles Homogeneity, Visionnaire, Lancôme

Limited Edition, Diesel-Collector Perfume

Only the Brave Captain America

Makeup Category

Mineral tanning foundation, Délice de soleil, Bourjois

Makeup Category

Vernis à lèvres, Yves Saint Laurent

Collector Perfume

Flowerbomb, Viktor & Rolf