Nominate Now for 2013 IPDA at HBA

Posted on March 15, 2013 @ 11:32 am

It's time - submit your nominations now for the 2013 International Package Design Awards (IPDA), which will be showcased at HBA Global Expo. The deadline for nominations is March 22nd.

The IPDA Awards recognize the year's most innovative packaging, and are sponsored by Beauty Packaging and HAPPI magazines.

New categories have been added to the awards program this year. The categories inlcude: cosmetics, fragrance, personal care, skin care and sustainability. Plus, there are new categories this year -- hair care, sampling/travel size, at-home devices, and tools.

"Creative and innovative packaging still play a key role in influencing purchasing decisions amongst consumers. HBA Global looks forward to showcasing some of the year's most stand-out beauty and personal care package designs that enhance the brand experience and connect with buyers," said Jill Birkett, HBA Global's brand director, beauty and wellness.

Birkett continued, "We are proud to support and platform our industry's outstanding packaging and engineering achievements."

Finalists for the IPDA Awards are announced in early May. The category winners and the grand award will be revealed during the HBA Global Expo & Conference June 18 – 20, 2013 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York.

For more information about the HBA IPDA Awards, contact Caitlin Carragee at 609-759-7617 or