The Institute of Packaging Professionals announces the opening of the 2011 AmeriStar package competition. The AmeriStar showcases the most ground-breaking, innovative, packages of the year that:
Go beyond brand-owner expectations
Increase product sales
Boost brand image
Result in cost savings
Show an innovative way to protect product
Embrace new material technologies
Address current environmental concerns

Deadlines:
Early Bird entry deadline - November 30, 2010
Final entry deadline - January 14, 2011
Judging  - January 27, 2011

For more information about AmeriStar, visit the IoPP AmeriStar page or contact Carole Schiller, IoPP Honors & Awards Manager at 630-696-4006 or e-mail cschiller@iopp.org.