Shaping the future of Corrugated

Organized by Reed Exhibitions, strongly backed by the world’s most prestigious and comprehensive industry associations and world-leading brand owners, the World Corrugated Awards is regarded as the milestone grand event in annual calendar to welcome and gather the global industry’s key planers to celebrate alongside SinoCorrugated 2023.


★ The opportunity to be on the same stage as the world's leading carton manufacturers, with the endorsement of authoritative institutions and major end-user brands
★ Reversing the perception of carton factories and raising the status of the packaging and printing industry
★ Leverage on global platforms with industry influence to build corporate image and achieve deep brand exposure
★ Zero-distance access to well-known terminal platforms to expand business opportunities and network
★ No threshold and zero cost of entry to help the carton industry move into the globalisation process

Award Categories

WCA2023 Award Categories
CategoryAwardsAward DescriptionJudgment DimensionPrizes and HonorsDelivery Content
Innovation   CategoryInnovative   Design of the YearWith   the innovation in the transportation and sales methods, the design of carton   and paper case is becoming more and more diverse. A large number of   outstanding cases of carton-type design has mushroomed in the carton   industry, behind which lies the professional wisdom and hard work of many   packaging design engineers. In order to encourage designers throughout the   carton packaging industry to continue to present better ideas in the carton   structure innovation, the committee of the World Corrugated Awards has set up   this award to reward enterprises, teams or individuals who have made   outstanding contributions in this area.1、Design   concept-20
    2、Degree of innovation-20
    3、Applicability and Diffusability-20
    4、Ease of production-20
    5、Degree of cost resolution-10
    6、Environmental Values-10
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★Offer   carton-type design scheme
    ★Patent registration documents (the sponsor can provide patent application   and protection channels)
    ★Application cases
Innovative Material of the YearWith   the development of material technology, paper materials can change some   material properties through technological means to meet the operating   requirements of special functions and complex shaping requirements.   Innovations in the performance of paper packaging materials not only maintain   the basic characteristics of paper materials, but also compensate for their   performance deficiencies to a large extent. This award is established to   recognize the professional R&D teams and individuals who are committed to   the innovation and breakthrough in material development of the paper and   carton industries.1、Degree   of innovation-20
    2、Market Application Prospects-20
    4、Environmental Values-20
    5、Degree of cost resolution-20
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★rovide   original paper sample
    ★Patent registration documents (the sponsor can provide patent application   and protection channels)
    ★Application cases
Innovative Application AwardMarketing,   as an important tool for product circulation in the market, is an   indispensable part for enterprises to improve sales performance. And the   essence of marketing lies in creating value for consumers and addressing pain   points for the industry in a targeted manner. In recent years, with the   increasing awareness of environmental protection among consumers around the   world, paper packaging products have been widely applied to all walks of life   for their special environmental property, thus replacing some plastic, metal   and glass packaging forms. This award is set up to recognize teams that have   made breakthroughs in carton marketing as their innovation achievements have   further opened up the application market and offered more opportunities for paper   packaging industry.1、Degree   of innovation-25
    2、Application-side market communication effect-25
    3、User Experience-25
    4、Market Value-25
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★Provide   design samples
    ★Provide real-life examples of carton marketing
    ★Highlight description and marketing plan
Corporate Management CategoryBest   Risk Management Award of the YearThe   risks of the operation of carton factories, whether the natural environmental   disaster or the potential hazard caused by man, cannot be avoided by any   enterprises. In recent years, the most common accidents that have been heard   in carton factories and even throughout the packaging industry are fires in   factories. Once an accident occurs, how to effectively reduce property losses   and casualties, and how to respond to various problems in an orderly manner   is a great challenge for the management team of enterprises. The Best Risk   Management and Control Award is established to honor the management teams   that fully demonstrate their coping capacity in an incident, or the leading   teams who have built a sound and resilient risk management strategy for risk   prevention of enterprises.1、Score   of project revenue-25
    2、Execution score of the project execution-20
    3、Design score of the strategic planning operation-20
    4、Score of project cost control-20
    5、Complexity score of the project-15
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★Exemplify   what kind of empirical risks enterprises have experienced. What kind of wise   solution does the management team adopt to resolve the risks?
    ★What contributions do various measures of the management team make in   reducing property losses, casualties, and strengthening the team cooperation   for the enterprise?
    ★What problems have the various measures encountered during the   implementation phase? And finally, how to solve it?
    ★What is the most commendable behavior in the implementation of this   strategy?
Intelligent Production of the YearThe   current increase in demand for equipment in carton factories has largely   stimulated technological upgrades in corrugated equipment. Corrugated   equipment with intelligent control and automation functions will gradually   replace traditional ones as the mainstream of the future. Well-made, highly   automated, low-energy automated equipment will create more value for carton   factories while saving more time. The Global Corrugated Awards organising   committee has established this award to recognise companies that have   developed or used intelligent production equipment that has brought benefits   and convenience to corrugated box plants.1、Project   Benefits-30
    2、Intelligence level-30
    3、Production efficiency-20
    4、Labor cost savings-20
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★Solutions   and strategies developed by companies for the automation of their   plants
    ★Difficulties encountered in the process of automating intelligent   production and how to solve them
    ★What changes have occurred in the management model of the company after   the switch to the intelligent production model.
    ★How effective the intelligent production model has been (costs, benefits,   efficiency)
Business Transformation of the YearWith   the rapid development of e-commerce packaging, the market demand for carton   packaging is also changing. In order to meet the demand for cartons in the   e-commerce era, more and more carton factories are no longer stuck in the   traditional business model, but are trying to meet the changing needs of end   customers as much as possible. More personalised and intelligent e-commerce   packaging solutions, more diverse functional applications and so on are set   to inject fresh blood into the corrugated industry as a whole. To encourage   the entire corrugated packaging industry to look positively at business   transformation, the organising committee of the Global Corrugated Awards has   established this award to recognise outstanding corrugated packaging   companies that have successfully upgraded and transformed their businesses.1、Project   Benefits-40
    2、Market Value-30
    3、Business upgrade difficulty-20
    4、Environmental Value-10
Customized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,000★What   companies have done before upgrading and transforming their business?
    ★What difficulties did the company encounter in the process of business   upgrading and transformation?
    ★What problems have the various measures encountered during the   implementation phase? And finally, how to solve it?
    ★How effective the business transformation has been (cost, benefit,   efficiency)
Social Value CategoryTop   Five Outstanding People in the Industry of the YearThe booming   corrugated packaging industry cannot be achieved without the continuous   research and refinement of each and every employee in the industry. The power   of an individual may seem small, but it has the potential to stir up a   thousand waves. The Global Corrugated Awards organising committee has created   this award to recognise five outstanding individuals who have made   outstanding contributions to the industry this year, in order to inspire all   those working in the industry to continue to improve their personal skills   and contribute to the progress of the industry in their respective fields.Online   VoteCustomized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$500★List   the contents of the year that reflect your industry influence and personal   ability (original journals, leading projects, original social media content,   media coverage, etc.)
    ★Personal information and photograph; main events of the year 2022 (within   400 words); relevant pictures; film material on self-presentation
Most Influential Cardboard Mill of the YearThe Most   Influential Mill of the Year Award is a brand new award introduced by the   organising committee of the 2023 Global Corrugated Awards. The award will   focus on the social contribution and influence of each mill, and select the   most influential mill in the industry to serve as a benchmark for the   corrugated industry for the year.Online   VoteCustomized   trophy, accommodation during the event, US$1,500★Introduction   to the company, describing the scale of its business and corporate   culture
    ★List of the company's social contributions and influential events in the   year

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