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TLMI Awards



Complete listings of winners in the annual TLMI Label Competition.



Published November 1, 2006
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G-3 Enterprises, of Modesto, CA, USA, is the Best of Show winner in the 2006 Awards Competition sponsored by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI). The winning entry, a label for Bridlewood Blue Road Syrah, also won a First Place award among North American competitors in the Wine & Spirits, Flexography/Letterpress, Line & Screen/Tone, Prime category.

Smyth Companies, Minneapolis, MN, USA, won the Innovator award for its Coors Cold Wrap Label in the Roll to Roll, Line, Prime category. The company also received second place recognition for that entry.

This year's competition drew 278 entries from 51 converters, both North American and international. First place awards were
Best of Show: G-3 Enterprises
presented for 36 North American labels and tags, and for 12 international labels. Twenty-four second place awards were presented for North American winners, along with four for international converters. Twelve honorable mentions were awarded, 10 of them to North American converters.

Several companies won multiple awards, including Multi-Color Corporation (9), Collotype Labels (8), Tapp Technologies (7), and G-3 Enterprises and Dow Industries (5 each).

The judging committee, chaired by Steve Lee of RotoMetrics, included Mike Buystedt of XSYS Print Solutions; J. Page Crouch, retired chairman of the graphics department at Clemson University; Patrick Hague of Water Ink Technologies; Ray Mackura of Avery Dennison Fasson Roll; Peter Mulheran of Siegwerk Ink Packaging; Dilip Shah of Nilpeter USA; Robert Smithson of Trinity Graphic USA; Paul Teachout of Aquaflex; Terry Trexler of Gallus; and Roy Webb of Mark Andy.

The following is the full list of award winners and honorable mentions:

FIRST PLACE, NORTH AMERICAN

 

Avery Dennison - Business Media Division


EDP label
    SoftBand

Banta Specialty Converting

 
Flexography, line & screen/tone, non-prime
    Craftsman Intek 7.00 hp "Prime Label"

Coast Label

 
Flexography, line & screen/tone, prime
    Roex L-Lysine and L-Proline

Corporate Express

 
Flexography, line, non-prime
    Warning label

Copac

 
Letterpress, rotary color process, prime
    GNC Papaya Complete

Dow Industries

 
Plateless printing, health and beauty products
    Time Out Label
Multi-process, line, prime
    Ken's Cocktail Sauce
Multi-process, non-prime
    Organizer Base Label

DRG Technologies

 
Flexography, color process, non-prime
    Craftsman

Fort Dearborn

 
Gravure, line & screen/tone, prime
    Sunlight Multi-Action he Laundry Detergent

G-3 Enterprises

 
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, color process, prime
    Napa Ridge - Coastal Vines Pinot Noir
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line, prime
    Luna - 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line & screen/tone, prime
    Bridlewood - Blue Roan Syrah—Best of Show

Label Art, California

 
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, non-prime
    Verve Pinot Noir Labels

Label Technology

 
Roll to roll, color process, prime
    John Frieda Frizz Ease

McDowell Label & Screen Printing

 
Plateless printing, wine & spirits (beer)
    Times Ten Cellars Cabernet
Multi-process, color process, prime
    Christi Harris - 32 oz. Linen Spray

Mid Atlantic Label

 
Flexography, line, prime
    Target Cold/Flu 10 oz. Prime Label

Multi-Color

 
Gravure, line, prime
    Miller Genuine Draft
Offset, color process, prime
    Method High Efficiency Laundry Detergent
Cut & stack, line & screen/tone, prime
    Olay Body Wash Ribbons - Jojoba Butter
Cut & stack, color process, prime
    P&G Tide with Febreze Freshness
Roll to roll, line, prime
    Arizona Black Tea
Roll to roll, line & screen/tone, prime
    Anheuser Busch BE Beer

Nosco

 
Coupon
    OPTI-FREE RepleniSH Instant Redeemable Coupon

Prestige Label

 
Plateless printing, food & beverage products
    William Poll Cucumber Dip 8 oz. Prime

Renaissance Mark - Bowling Green KY

 
Cut & stack, line, prime
    Heinz it Up Ketchup - Front - 1L

Spear

 
Flat screen printing, line, prime
    Don Q Cristal

Spectrum Label

 
Multi-process, line & screen/tone, prime
    Saveur - Ginger Wasabi 'n Beer Marinade

Spectrol

 
Wine & spirits, offset, line, prime
    Sortilège 750mL
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, prime
    Selection Châtenois

Syracuse Label

 
Paperboard/rigid packaging
    Chromax

Tailored Label Products

 
Plateless printing, household goods
    Cambria

Tapp Technologies

 
Wine & spirits, offset, line & screen/tone, prime
    Solaris Reserve 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon by Beaulieu Vineyards
Wine & spirits, offset, line & screen/tone, non-prime
    Old Telegraph Backs by Bonny Doon

Valley Forge Tape & Label

 
Flexography, color process, prime
    Pond Care Spring & Autumn Premium Pellet

FIRST PLACE, INTERNATIONAL

 

Collotype Labels International Holdings

 
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line, prime
    Heartland Stickleback
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, color process, prime
    Stamps of Australia
Wine & spirits, offset, line & screen/tone, prime
    Running with Scissors
Wine & spirits, offset, line, prime
    Archetype
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, prime
    Sockeye
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, non-prime
    Nottage Hill Strips

Germark

 
Flexography, line & screen/tone, non-prime
    Aloe Vera Lida

KimBells pack

 
Letterpress, rotary color process, prime
    Ehje's Peanut Butter Plain 225 grams
Multi-process, color process, prime
    ZENZEST Cocktail Collection Margarita Lotion Spray 150mL

Labelgraphics

 
Wine & spirits, flexogrphay/letterpress, line & screen/tone, prime
    Glenfiddich Solera Reserve 5cl

Novelprint Sistemas de Etiquetagem

 
Cut & stack, color process, prime
    Neston Cut Stack Label

Schreiner Group

 
Letterpress, rotary line, prime
Pharma-Plus Label

SECOND PLACE, NORTH AMERICAN

 

Adams Labels

 
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, color process, prime

Banta Specialty Converting

 
Flexography, line & screen/tone, prime

Coast Label

 
EDP label

Dow Industries

 
Flexography, line, prime
Flexography, color process, prime

Driscoll Label

 
Cut & stack, line & screen/tone, prime

G-3 Enterprises

 
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line & screen/tone, prime

Mid Atlantic Label

 
Flexography, color process, non-prime

Multi-Color

 
Gravure, line, prime
Roll to roll, line & screen/tone, prime
Roll to roll, color process, prime

Prestige Label

 
Plateless printing, health & beauty products

Renaissance Mark – Laval

 
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, prime
Wine & spirits, offset, line & screen/tone, prime

Smyth Companies

 
Roll to roll, line, prime—Innovator

Spear

 
Gravure, line & screen/tone, prime

Standard Register

 
Multi-process, non-prime

Tailored Label Products

 
Plateless printing, household goods

Tapp Technologies

 
Plateless printing, wine & spirits (beer)
Wine & spirits, offset, line, prime

York Label

 
Flexography, line & screen/tone, non-prime
Multi-process, color process, prime
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line, prime
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line & screen/tone, prime

SECOND PLACE, INTERNATIONAL

 

Collotype Labels Intl. Holdings

 
Wine & spirits, offset, line & screen/tone, prime
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, prime

Labelgraphics

 
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, line & screen/tone, prime
Wine & spirits, flexography/letterpress, color process, prime

HONORABLE MENTION, NORTH AMERICAN

 

CL&D Digital

 
Plateless printing, food & beverage products

Coast Label

 
Letterpress, flatbed, non-prime

Consolidated Label

 
Flexography, color process, prime

Label Technology

 
Roll to roll, color process, prime

Lauterbach Group

 
Multi-process, color process, non-prime

McDowell Label & Screen Printing

 
Multi-process, line & screen/tone, prime

Spectrum Label

 
Roll to roll, color process, prime

Tailored Label Products

 
Plateless printing, household goods

Tapp Technologies

 
Wine & spirits, offset, line, prime
Wine & spirits, offset, color process, prime

HONORABLE MENTION, INTERNATIONAL

 

KimBells pack

 
Multi-process, line & screen/tone, prime
Flat screen printing, line, prime


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