Press Releases

Paperboard Packaging Alliance Announces 2018 Student Design Challenge Winners

WASHINGTON – The Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) today announced the winners of its 2018 Student Design Challenge. The winning teams presented their designs to executives from the top paperboard packaging manufacturers in North America alongside the winners of the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) Annual Carton Competition at PPC’s semi-annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.

The 2018 challenge was to design packaging for the contents of a subscription box package that enhances the customer experience and can be reused for storage. All submitted designs can be viewed at www.paperboardpackaging.org/university-features/2018-sdc-winners-and-entries.

“Congratulations to the 2018 Student Design Challenge winners,” said American Forest & Paper Association President and CEO Donna Harman. “Two hundred students from 13 universities submitted 58 designs, showing remarkable ingenuity.”

“We hope the Student Design Challenge provides a meaningful contribution to the portfolios of these young designers,” said PPC President Ben Markens. “By connecting employers with the workforce of the future, we can create a stronger, more innovative, and forward-moving industry.”

2018 PPA Student Design Challenge Winners

1
st Place: Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Entry Name: Packin’ Heat
Team: Nicole Longford, Kelly Fellner, Andrew McMahon & Dylan Fisher
Advisors: Bill Wynkoop & Lorrie Frear

2nd Place: California Polytechnic State University (CalPoly)
Entry name: Harvest
Team: Amanda Truong, Mitchel Salles, Audrey Gerughty & Andrew Fulton
Advisors: Irene Carbonell, Javier de la Fuente & Mary LaPorte

3rd Place: Chowan University
Entry name: Moment
Team: Shelby Barlowe & Gabrielle Wilson
Advisor: Dr. Mitchell Henke

Winners were chosen by a team of paperboard packaging industry professionals who rated submissions based on their response to the competition scenario, innovative structural and graphic design, functionality, and the quality of the finished product.

The winning student teams received a cash prize to share among their team members and their respective schools received a cash award to support their academic programs. First place: $5,500 to the team, $5,000 to the school; second place: $3,300 to the team, $3,000 to the school; and third place: $1,650 to the team, $1,500 to the school.

For more information about the PPA Student Design Challenge, like the Paperboard Packaging Alliance on Facebook and visit paperboardpackaging.org.

###

 About the Paperboard Packaging Alliance
The Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) is a joint initiative of the American Forest & Paper Association and the Paperboard Packaging Council. The mission is to promote the benefits of paperboard packaging to influence preference for these materials in packaging design and selection. PPA is a proud supporter of collegiate packaging and design programs across the U.S. and Canada, donating thousands of dollars in scholarships, materials, and classroom resources each year. Alliance membership includes companies representing the full range of mills and converters engaged in the production of paperboard packaging. Additional information about PPA can be found at  www.paperboardpackaging.org.

About the American Forest & Paper Association
The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) serves to advance a sustainable U.S. pulp, paper, packaging, tissue and wood products manufacturing industry through fact-based public policy and marketplace advocacy. AF&PA member companies make products essential for everyday life from renewable and recyclable resources and are committed to continuous improvement through the industry’s sustainability initiative — Better Practices, Better Planet 2020. The forest products industry accounts for approximately four percent of the total U.S. manufacturing GDP, manufactures nearly $300 billion in products annually and employs approximately 950,000 men and women. The industry meets a payroll of approximately $55 billion annually and is among the top 10 manufacturing sector employers in 45 states. Visit AF&PA online at afandpa.org or follow us on Twitter @ForestandPaper.

About the Paperboard Packaging Council
PPC is the leading industry association serving suppliers and converters of all forms of paperboard packaging. PPC works to grow, promote, and protect the paperboard packaging industry while providing its members with resources and tools to compete effectively and successfully in the marketplace. For more information, call 413.686.9191 or visit www.paperbox.org.

 

217 comments

Leave a comment
  1. Samantha J. | Jan 18, 2019
     The design done on polished concrete was great based on my line of experience in the industry. I loved it.
  2. Samantha | Jan 18, 2019
    <a href="http://www.epoxyflooringmeridian.com/polished-concrete">polished concrete</a>
  3. webhostingonedollar | Jan 18, 2019
    Wow. I have read some details is good stuff hear. such an amazing and helpful post. You have so much knowledge about this issue. Thank you for the post. 99 domain This blog is wonderful. Thank you.. 
  4. ahmed | Jan 17, 2019
    very soon this site page will be acclaimed аmid all blog uѕers, because of it's great substanceAanleggen zwembad
  5. ahmed | Jan 17, 2019
    This is such an incredible asset, to the point that you are giving and you give it away for nothing. I cherish seeing web journal that comprehend the esteem. Im happy to have discovered this post as its such a fascinating one! I am dependably vigilant for quality posts and articles so I assume im fortunate to have discovered this! I trust you will include more later on.Monoblok zwembad
  6. Blocked Drain Belvedere | Jan 17, 2019
    I really enjoyed reading this post, big fan. Keep up the good work andplease tell me when can you publish more articles or where can I read more on the subject? Blocked Drain Belvedere
  7. cheap essay writing service | Jan 17, 2019
    I really enjoyed reading this post, big fan. Keep up the good work andplease tell me when can you publish more articles or where can I read more on the subject? cheap essay writing service
  8. Eventagentur Berlin | Jan 17, 2019
    All the contents you mentioned in post is too good and can be very useful. I will keep it in mind, thanks for sharing the information keep updating, looking forward for more posts.ThanksEventagentur Berlin
  9. mubashir khatri | Jan 16, 2019
    Zonnepanelen kopen? In 2019 de populairste manier om duurzame energie te produceren. Zonnepanelen installateur Soloya plaatst uw Tier 1 zonnepanelen.Zonnepanelen
  10. Airconditioning | Jan 16, 2019
    Just saying thanks will not just be sufficient, for the fantasti c lucidity in your writing. I will instantly grab your rss feed to stay informed of any updates.Airconditioning
  11. Airco | Jan 16, 2019
    wow, great, I was wondering how to cure acne naturally. and found your site by google, learned a lot, now i’m a bit clear. I’ve bookmark your site and also add rss. keep us updated.Airco
  12. Warmtepompen | Jan 16, 2019
    Thanks for such a great post and the review, I am totally impressed! Keep stuff like this coming.Warmtepompen
  13. ! safe testosterone supplements | Jan 16, 2019
    Wonderful blog post. This is absolute magic from you! I have never seen a more wonderful post than this one. You've really made my day today with this. I hope you keep this up! safe testosterone supplements
  14. Warmtepompen | Jan 16, 2019
    This is very educational content and written well for a change. It's nice to see that some people still understand how to write a quality post!Warmtepompen
  15. ahmed | Jan 16, 2019
    Entirely vital article. I by and large don't remark post, however this time I made a special case, since I have seen here a great deal of accommodating data. Much obliged to you for the supportive and valuable data.Zwembaden
  16. Zonnepanelen kopen | Jan 16, 2019
    I have read your article, it is very informative and helpful for me.I admire the valuable information you offer in your articles. Thanks for posting it..Zonnepanelen kopen
  17. Zonnepanelen prijs | Jan 16, 2019
    I think about it is most required for making more on this get engagedZonnepanelen prijs
  18. Professioneel webdesign | Jan 16, 2019
    I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post.Professioneel webdesign
  19. SEO webdesign | Jan 16, 2019
    Someone Sometimes with visits your blog regularly and recommended it in my experience to read as well.SEO webdesign
  20. Webdesign | Jan 16, 2019
    My friend mentioned to me your blog, so I thought I’d read it for myself. Very interesting insights, will be back for more!Webdesign
  21. Zonnepanelen kopen | Jan 16, 2019
    As a seller of legal steroids, you can buy Crazy Bulk products, explore stacks and finally get the body you’ve always wantedZonnepanelen kopen
  22. Warmtepomp | Jan 16, 2019
    This post is good enough to make somebody understand this amazing thing, and I’m sure everyone will appreciate this interesting things.Warmtepomp
  23. Zonnepanelen | Jan 16, 2019
    Thanks for your post. I’ve been thinking about writing a very comparable post over the last couple of weeks, I’ll probably keep it short and sweet and link to this instead if thats cool. Thanks.Zonnepanelen
  24. Zonnepanelen installateur | Jan 16, 2019
    I don’t think many of websites provide this type of information.Zonnepanelen installateur
  25. Warmtepomp | Jan 16, 2019
    We are really grateful for your blog post. You will find a lot of approaches after visiting your post. Great workWarmtepomp
  26. Warmtepomp | Jan 16, 2019
    If your looking for Online Illinois license plate sticker renewals then you have need to come to the right place.We offer the fastest Illinois license plate sticker renewals in the state.Warmtepomp
  27. bilal khan | Jan 15, 2019
    Astonishing information, huge and unfathomable structure, as offer especially finished with sharp examinations and thoughts, heaps of unprecedented information and inspiration, the two of which I require, because of offer such a delightful information hereLa Telepatia Espiritual
  28. ahmed | Jan 15, 2019
    Remarkable post, you have brought up some astounding centers, I additionally trust this is an outstandingly brilliant site.https://fairviewgolf.net/2018/10/15/golf-clash-hack-cheats-unlimited-gems-and-coins-tool-2018-android-ios
  29. bilal khan | Jan 14, 2019
    Thankful for the stimulating on the web diary posting! Essentially put your blog passage to my most cherished blog list and will scan forward for additional updates. Basically expected to record a word in order to offer significant thanks to you for those splendid tips.pass university
  30. bilal khan | Jan 14, 2019
    Thankful for the stimulating on the web diary posting! Essentially put your blog passage to my most cherished blog list and will scan forward for additional updates. Basically expected to record a word in order to offer significant thanks to you for those splendid tips.pass university
  31. meerab | Jan 14, 2019
    Keep doing awesome read few posts on this site and I consider that your online journal is exceptionally intriguing and has sets of incredible data.winter family vacations
  32. Read Online Books | Jan 13, 2019
    I have to search sites with relevant information on given topic and provide them to teacher our opinion and the article.Read Online Books
  33. ahjmed | Jan 13, 2019
    I have as of late begun a blog, the information you give on this webpage has helped me enormously. Much obliged for the majority of your time and work.Self Assessment Tax Return Advice
  34. popular web hosting | Jan 13, 2019
    Excellent Blog! I would like to thank for the efforts you have made in writing this post. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. I wanted to thank you for this websites! Thanks for sharing. Great websites!popular web hosting
  35. Julia Gutierrez | Jan 13, 2019
    I feel a lot more people need to read this, very good info! . Digital Agency
  36. Julia Gutierrez | Jan 13, 2019
    I really thank you for the valuable info on this great subject and look forward to more great posts digitalagency
  37. Raymond Perry | Jan 13, 2019
    You know your projects stand out of the herd. There is something special about them. It seems to me all of them are really brilliant! digitalagency
  38. Raymond Perry | Jan 13, 2019
    Thank you so much for ding the impressive job here, everyone will surely like your post. digitalagency
  39. ahmed | Jan 12, 2019
    I am exceptionally cheerful to peruse this article .. a debt of gratitude is in order for giving us experience info.Fantastic decent. I value this postfiling my Self Assessment Tax Return
  40. NFL Super Bowl live | Jan 12, 2019
    Admiring the time and effort you put into your blog and detailed information you offer!..NFL Super Bowl live
  41. Press Spacebar | Jan 12, 2019
    This is a smart blog. I mean it. You have so much knowledge about this issue, and so much passion. You also know how to make people rally behind it, obviously from the responses.best sex dolls
  42. Marilyn Ford | Jan 12, 2019
    Wow what a Great Information about World Day its exceptionally pleasant educational post. a debt of gratitude is in order for the post. do my homework
  43. Marilyn Ford | Jan 12, 2019
    Wow! Such an amazing and helpful post this is. I really really love it. It's so good and so awesome. I am just amazed. I hope that you continue to do your work like this in the future also. write my essay
  44. Marilyn Ford | Jan 12, 2019
    This is an awesome motivating article.I am practically satisfied with your great work.You put truly extremely supportive data. Keep it up. Continue blogging. Hoping to perusing your next post muebles
  45. Susan Peters | Jan 10, 2019
    I am genuinely thankful to the holder of this web page who has shared this wonderful paragraph at at this place nursing essays
  46. Susan Peters | Jan 10, 2019
    If you don"t mind proceed with this extraordinary work and I anticipate a greater amount of your magnificent blog entries Sindu Potha
  47. Jeremy Jenkins | Jan 09, 2019
    I am genuinely thankful to the holder of this web page who has shared this wonderful paragraph at at this place 토토사이트
  48. ahed | Jan 09, 2019
    I genuinely esteem these kind of information you post here. Thankful for offering this to us an exceptional informationBetaalbare website
  49. alia | Jan 08, 2019

    Handmade bath bombs direct from the manufacturer at wholesale prices. Only the finest natural ingredients used. Hundreds of selections available. Best selling designs and fragrances guarantee steady sales from your customers.

    https://thesoapguy.com/bath_bombs.html

  50. emma | Jan 08, 2019
    I’ve read some good stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how much effort you put to create such a great informative website.Cell Phone Radiation Protection

    Leave a comment