Coveris has been announced as a finalist in four UK Packaging Awards categories with eight entries making the shortlist. This is a record number of finalists for Coveris in the UK Packaging Awards, the industry’s largest celebration of packaging each year where quality, performance and excellence is rewarded.


Coveris is shortlisted for Best New Concept Award, Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year, Innovation of the Year and Label of the Year, the latter with an impressive three finalists. Entries are judged by a panel of industry experts, leading retailers and award-winning brand owners with winners announced at the UK Packaging Awards 2018 ceremony on Tuesday 30th October at Grosvenor House, London.


Gary Rehwinkel, Coveris UK’s President commented: “We are delighted Coveris has been shortlisted in the UK Packaging Awards with a record number of finalists for the business. Highlighting our capabilities, quality and commitment to innovative packaging development, Coveris has been nominated for awards in all of our business segments. These prestigious awards are renowned for their excellence year after year and we’re looking forward to the ceremony in October.”


Coveris’ shortlisted entries are:

Best New Concept Award                      Plastic-Free Sandwich Skillet

Best New Concept Award                      RecyclaPEel™ Sandwich Skillet

Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year           Duralite™ FCP (Fixed Colour Palette)

Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year           Avocado UV & MAP Technology

Innovation of the Year                           Avocado UV & MAP Technology

Label of the Year                                     Fallen Acorn Session Range

Label of the Year                                     Twickenham Fine Ales – Starry Night

Label of the Year                                     Stormy Cape Wines


A full list of UK Packaging Awards categories and shortlisted entries can be viewed here.


This news follows the exciting announcement Coveris is a finalist in the European Carton Excellence Awards 2018 with a range of colourful and enticing six truffle packs for Booja-Booja’s The Rainbow Collection. Coveris has also been revealed as a finalist in the UV Flexo, paper and board category in the FlexoTech International Print and Innovation Awards.


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