Application Time for Crescents and Stars for Packaging 2020 Extended!

Applications have started as 3rd of  February 2020 and

will be received till the 21st of August.
Applications for the 'Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition', organized by the Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD), for 2020, were started on February 3, 2020. Applications for the Competition, which will be held for the 9th time this year and the deadline of the applications have been extended until August 21, 2020, because of the Covid-19 pandemic in Turkey and the world. 
The Competition, which is indicated to be one of the most prestigious awards organized in Turkey also accepts applications from abroad as of 2015 and rewards unique packaging designs, different and innovative packaging applications that made their mark in the industry worldwide. Packaging manufacturers & suppliers, packaging designers and brand owners releasing their products to the market can participate in Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition under the following categories: 
1. Food 
2. Beverages 
3. Electronic and Electrical Supplies 
4. Healthcare and Cosmetic Products
5. Household Products - Automotive Parts - Office Equipment and Supplies 
6. Packaging for Other Non-food Products 
7. Medical and Pharmaceutical Products 
8. Industrial and Transportation Packaging 
9. Packaging Materials and Components 
10. POS Display, Presentation and Storage Products 
11. Flexible Packaging 
12. Graphic Design 
13. Luxury Packaging 
The achievements of packages that win the Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition are registered with the 'Gold, Silver, Bronze and Competency Awards'. Among the products eligible for the 'Gold Award', a maximum of three 'Gold Packaging Awards' are awarded in cooperation with the Turkish Standards Institution (TSE). 
All winners of the Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition accredited by the World Packaging Organization (WPO) and the Asian Packaging Federation (APF) can also take part in the WorldStar and AsiaStar Competitions. You can see the finalists who received awards in 2018 in the Crescent and Stars for Packaging Competition 2018 Catalogue

You can watch a video of the Ceremony Night of the Crescent and Stars for Packaging Competition 2018 here.
The awards of winners of Crescents and Stars for Packaging 2020 Competition will be given at a special Gala Night in a 5-star hotel in Istanbul after the Covid-19 pandemic ends.
For more information about the competition, please see Crescents and Stars for Packaging 2020 Application Guide  and the website 
Kind Regards,

ASD Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association