PLBuyer this year is launching an all-new awards program for private label products, the PLBuyer Design Excellence Awards. Winners will be recognized in 13 food and nonfood categories as well as in various product tiers.
A distinguished panel of industry designers has been assembled to judge entries. The panel will be co-chaired by PLBuyer Editorial Director John N. Frank and Patrick Rodmell, CEO of Watt International. Other judges are:
Perception Research Services
W. James Forward
Denis Ring Bode
Michael Osborne Design
Winners will be announced at the annual PLMA show in Rosemont, Ill., this November. All finalists will be displayed at PLBuyer’s show booth at PLMA. Visit http://awards.privatelabelbuyer.com to enter. The entry deadline is August 26.