Ron Schultz, executive director of the In-Mold Decorating Assn, announced that the annual IMDA Awards competition for 2011 is now open for entries. Each year the IMDA Competition recognizes the industry's best inmold-labeled (IML) packaging and in-mold-decorated (IMD) durable products. The winning entries are chosen based on creativity in design, engineering, and innovation in the following categories:
- Best part design
- Best thin-wall packaging
- Best injection molded part
- Best blowmolded part
- Best IMD durable product
- Best label design
- Best product family (common style or brand)
Entries must be received by June 1, 2011. Winners will be recognized at the awards program, to be held at IMLCon/IMDCon, Nov. 16-17, 2011, in Phoenix, AZ, and will be featured in the October 2011 Package Design Magazine.
For rules and conditions, and to download the entry form, and the address for sending in the entries, visit the IMDA website.