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

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

For more information about AmeriStar, visit theIoPP AmeriStar pageor contact Carole Schiller, IoPP Honors & Awards Manager at 630-696-4006 or e-mail