The 2017 Competition recognizes the industry's best in-mold labeled packaging and in-mold decorated durable products. The winning entries are chosen based on creativity in design, engineering and innovation.
The categories include the following:
Best Part Design
Best Thin Wall Packaging
Best Injection Molded Durable (IMD) Part
Best Injection Molded (IML) Package
Best Label Design
Best Blow Molded Part/Package
Best Product Family (common style or brand)
Best Thermoformed IML Package
Best Thermoformed Durable IMD Part
Best IML/IMD Prototype Part/Package
Entries must be received at IMDA by April 15, 2017. No entries will be accepted after that date, and it should be noted that the Awards entry and deadline dates are earlier than in prior years, as is the Awards ceremony.