Applications for Crescents and Stars for Packaging 2020 Extended!

Applications Started on February 3, 2020

Will be Open Until August 7, 2020

Applications for the 'Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition', organized by the Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD), for 2020, 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 7, 2020, due to 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

Crescents and Stars for Packaging 2018 Catalogue

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  


ASD Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association