Sealed Air was among the honorees for the 2019 Autralasian Packaging Innovation & Design Awards (PDIA) for Australia and New Zealand. These awards have been designed by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP and Packaging New Zealand to recognize companies and individuals who are making a significant difference in their field across the two countries.
The PIDA Awards are the exclusive feeder program for the prestigious WorldStar Packaging Awards run by the World Packaging Organization (WPO) and the 2019 PIDA winners are automatically eligible for entry into the 2020 international competition.
Sealed Air’s innovative packaging solutions took home several awards, including the following:
Gold Winner: 2019 Save Food Packaging Design Special Award
Description: Hazeldene's Chicken Farm & Sealed Air received this award for Cryovac Darfresh on Tray vacuum skin technology that has been engineered to address key challenges facing the world's food processing industry including food safety, shelf life extension, operational efficiency and brand building.
Special Commendation: 2019 Accessible Packaging Design Special Award
Description: Moana New Zealand & Sealed Air received this award for Cryovac® Grip and Tear® (including 'small tab') that was designed to foster ease-of-use for packaged meat, poultry, seafood products for processors, food service and retail markets.
For a full list of winners and to read more about Sealed Air’s winning products, click here.