The 10th edition of the Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Forum (ADF) will be held Feb. 3–4, 2015 at the Espace Champerret, Porte de Champerret, Paris, France. It will be held simultaneously with the 12th edition of Perfumes, Cosmetics & Design (PCD).
The ADF is requesting submissions for the 2016 Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Awards, where technological innovations in aerosol and dispensing systems packaging will be recognized and prizes awarded by an independent jury of brand owners, packaging suppliers and the media. Categories include Personal Care, Household, Pharmaceutical & Veterinary and Industrial & Technical. There will also be special jury awards. Criteria includes Opening of New Markets, Unique Design (Shape & Decoration), Ergonomics, Innovation (Technical, Transformation, Process), Formulation /Spray and Eco-Conception.
Technical presentations made by the packaging managers of brands singled out for an award will give an overview of the brainpower, skill, creativity, technological know-how, collaboration with suppliers and “tricks of the trade” used to meet marketing requirements while respecting deadlines, quality constraints, sustainable development strategies and, of course, budget.
Products must have been marketed in the European /International market between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2015. To enter, download an application at http://www.aerosol-forum.com/en/awards-winners.php. Submit the completed application form; applicant’s name, picture, complete address and one high definition product image; three PowerPoint presentation slides highlighting innovation, technical performance realized and suppliers to thanks; and three product samples per entry. Deadline is Nov. 9, 2015.
Submission to the Awards is free of charge. Awards will be presented in February at the Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Forum. Don’t miss this opportunity to have your aerosol technology or innovation internationally recognized. For more information: (+ 33) 1 48 91 89 89, [email protected], www.aerosol-forum.com.