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Student Starpack 2020 Briefs and Winners

The 2020 Student Starpack briefs have been announced.

Full details of the 2020 briefs, conditions of entry and judging procedure can be downloaded as PDFs at the bottom of this page.

See the winners of the 2020 Student Starpack awards

Watch the 2020 Award Ceremony here


Brief A: Whiskey Miniature Bottle for 'On the go Convenience' 

Sponsored by Logoplaste

Develop a suitable 100ml bottle for use either as an individual pack or as part of a larger pack. Consideration needs to be given to promoting safe consumption of alcohol.

Brief B: Luxury Fragrance Pack

Sponsored by Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association 

Design and develop a luxury promotional metal pack to hold a 100ml bottle of perfume, aftershave or cologne.

Brief C: Sustainable Solutions with Corrugated Cardboard

Sponsored by Rigid Containers

The challenge for this brief is to identify any product which is currently packed and distributed using single use polymers or mixed materials, and to design an innovative packaging solution
using 100% corrugated material.

Brief D: Packaging to Help Reduce Consumer Food Waste

Sponsored by Klöckner Pentaplast

Selecting from one of the following categories – bakery; convenience food-to-go or fresh produce – can you create a plastic pack that is recyclable or made from recycled content and helps reduce food waste by the consumer? 

Brief E: E-Commerce Pack

Sponsored by RPC

Develop a pack, or range of packs that can be used for home deliveries of a range of goods that are returnable and reusable. The packs will need to be designed to accommodate a myriad of different items, be robust enough to survive many journeys and also to protect the contents.

Brief F: Tesco Back to School Floor Standing Display - Pepsi 1.5L Bottles

Sponsored by Smurfit Kappa

Design a corrugated fibreboard temporary display to hold 48 bottles of 1.5L Pepsi Max using core brand logos and imagery to express a marketing ideas around 'Back to School' appealing to parents not children.

Brief G: Plastic into Paper

Sponsored by Graphic Packaging International

To identify a current example of unnecessary SUP in the marketplace and design a carton board alternative.



Documents for download: 
PDF icon Student Starpack Briefs 2020.pdf751.11 KB