• 2019 Packaging Innovation & Design Awards now open

    2019 Packaging Innovation & Design Awards now open

    The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and Packaging New Zealand, are pleased to advise that submissions are now open for the 2019 Packaging Innovation & Design Awards (PIDA) which recognise companies and individuals who are making a significant difference in their field in Australia and New Zealand. The Design Innovation of the Year company awards will recognise... more ».
  • ANZ Worldstars

    ANZ Worldstars

    Australia & NZ packaging innovations recognised in 2019 WorldStar Packaging Awards Three Australian companies and one New Zealand company have achieved international recognition for their innovative and unique packaging designs in the prestigious WorldStar Packaging Awards. The winning companies include Caps and Closures for Precise Pour, ILNAM Estate for 8 Kangaroos,... more ».
  • KiwiHarvest Volunteer Programme

    KiwiHarvest Volunteer Programme

    The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is pleased to announce as a part of the Institute’s commitment to the SAVE FOOD Initiative by FAO, the National Food Waste Strategy, and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 12.3 that we are focused on education and training programs that can assist with minimising food waste and loss globally. With this the AIP are now... more ».
  • Looking for inspiration for the 2019 PIDAs?

    Looking for inspiration for the 2019 PIDAs?

    Worldstar winners announced

    The WorldStar results have now been announced and you will find a complete list of winners here If you scroll to the bottom of that page you are also able to print out a list of winners in country order. The WorldStar Awards Presentations and Gala Dinner will take place on 15 May, 2019 in Prague, Czech Republic and we will be taking registrations for this event in the New... more ».
  • SBN Report: NZ's Plastic Packaging System

    SBN Report: NZ's Plastic Packaging System

    Read what we had to say

    Joint Statement: Packaging NZ and Plastics NZ WORKING TOGETHER FOR A BETTER FUTURE Packaging NZ and Plastics NZ welcome the report released today by the Sustainable Business Network on New Zealand’s Plastic Packaging System and generally endorse the strategies presented to assist NZ in moving towards a circular plastics packaging economy. The number of contributors to the... more ».
  • Sustainable Packaging Design Workshop

    Sustainable Packaging Design Workshop

    Registrations now open!

    The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with Packaging New Zealand, are bringing their new ‘Introduction to Sustainable Packaging Design’ half-day training course + Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) visit to Auckland on the 13 February 2019. OVERVIEW OF THE COURSE: How do you work your way through the maze of demands to change packaging to meet... more ».