ScanStar 2020 – join now!

ScanStar 2020 - join now!

ScanStar is a joint Nordic packaging competition held annually since 1969 by SPA, the Scandinavian Packaging Association.

Online entry form (one form for each entry)
Dead line June 16th 2020

Send materials
Received June 26, 2020

Who can participate?
The competition is open for all packaging solutions designed, constructed or manufactured in one of the Nordic Countries. Packaging solutions made in other countries but sold by a Nordic company or ordered by a Nordic customer may also participate. Packaging entries must be marketed before the entry date and may not have been entered previous ScanStar competitions.

Entries can be made by designers, constructors, manufacturers or buyers of packaging with an approval from the other stakeholders. Each company has the right to enter an unlimited amount of packages that comply with the rules of the competition.

What does a ScanStar Award mean?
Companies awarded a ScanStar gets a diploma and the right to use the ScanStar logo in the marketing of the awarded packaging. The names of the winners will be published internationally shortly after the jury decision.
Packaging awarded a ScanStar has the right to enter the international WorldStar competition arranged by World Packaging Organisation (WPO).

Entry for ScanStar 2020
An entry form describing each entered packaging product must be filled by June 16, 2020. Entry fee (1000 €) can be paid with credit card or by invoice.

Each entry must be sent by mail by June 26, 2020 in three specimens: One of them should be filled (if possible) and the other two should be empty.

The entries must be custom cleared with no costs for the receiver.

Mailing address for entries:
The Finnish Packaging Association
Rautatieläisenkatu 6

Judging criteria
Packaging products may be entered by the following categories
Consumer packaging
Transport /distribution packaging
Other packaging
Choose the aspect your product should be judged by:
A new idea /a new application
Protections ability
Price/ cost savings
User friendliness

The Jury of the competition

Antro Säilä, chairman, The Finnish Packaging Association (FI)
Ole Anton Bakke, Jotun (NO)
Lars Windeman, Volvocars (SE)
Lars Lavrsen, Tomsgroup, (DK)
Hanna Koivula, Helsinki University (FI)

Magnus Sidling, Apak, SPA Observer (SE)
Johanna Nikunen, Communications (FI)

Rules for the ScanStar Packaging Competition: Visit

Comments are closed.