IP Awards

Industrial Pack Awards

Recognizing & rewarding excellence in the industrial packaging sector...

The IP Awards recognize the excellence within the industrial packaging community and is something the whole industry can be involved in, not just exhibitors.

Taking place on Wednesday 27th March from 4pm, there are 5 categories including Excellence in Industrial Packaging, Excellence in Transit Packaging, Environmental Initiative of the Year, Excellence in Protective Packaging and Best Booth in Show.

Applications for taking part will open in November - take a look below at last years winners.



Excellence In Industrial Packaging

Excellence IP Award

ILC Dover has won the first award for its Xtrakt® system, which saves cost and environmental impact by reducing the wastage of viscous liquids that cannot be extracted from disposable form-fit liquid liners.



Excellence In Transit Packaging

Cargo Tuff, for its TuffWrap technology. TuffWrap is a patent pending total load securement system for container and intermodal applications, securing cargo against longitudinal, vertical and lateral movement.



Excellence In Protective Packaging

SSI Schaefer takes the inaugural award in this category for its SCHAEFGUARD™ reusable packaging product, which allows companies to pack, ship, and store using the perfect protection.

Environmental Initiative Of The Year

CHEP impressed the judges with an initiative that helps customers reach their carbon goals – and is supporting the renewal of an important forest.



Best Booth In Show


GREIF won the award for their scale and complexity of their booth build because it allowed for good visitor flow and ease of product display. 

Awards Panel: The awards were judged by our esteemed panel of Advisory Board Members

Susan Nauman

Executive Director

Industrial Packaging Alliance of North America (IPANA)

Paul W. Rankin


Reusable Industrial Packaging Association

Steve Mohr

Executive Director, National Accounts

Sigma Supply of North America, Inc.

Lonnie Jaycox CPP, CDGP

Independent Packaging Engineer