25 Jun 2024

Konica Minolta UK sponsors UK Packaging Awards’ category

Konica Minolta sponsors UK Packaging Awards 2023 ‘Label of the Year’ category.

Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) Ltd announces its sponsorship of the UK Packaging Awards’ category for ‘Label of the Year Award’.

The prestigious awards will be presented at a gala dinner event which is being held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on Thursday 12th October.

The annual UK Packaging Awards recognises innovation and includes leading industry designers, manufacturers, brands, and retailers to celebrate their hard-work, creativity and achievements in new pack design, product development and projects. The ‘Label of the Year’ award specifically recognises outstanding excellence in label design and production, reflecting the vital role labelling plays in the retail, sales, and appeal of products to the market and consumers.

Jon Hiscock Head of Production & Industrial Print at Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) Ltd commented, “We are very excited and proud to be sponsoring the UK Packaging Awards 2023. Konica Minolta is passionate about the key role that the commercial printing and labelling industry takes in product design and sales, so this is the ideal category for us to sponsor. We are constantly impressed by the creativity demonstrated by our customers, who are using our products to create some truly outstanding label innovations.”

Now in its 17th year, the UK Packaging Awards brings together over 700 industry professionals, with the winners chosen by respected packaging buyers and influencers from across the sector. Divided into two main areas, ‘Performance Awards’ and ‘Quality Awards’ (which includes ‘Label of the Year’), there are 26 categories in total. Konica Minolta will present the ‘Label of the Year’ award and celebrate with all the winners.

Jon Hiscock added, “Whilst these are challenging times for everyone, there are huge opportunities within the market to stand out and grab attention. This is the inspiration for Konica Minolta’s ‘See the Potential’ campaign which champions the advantages of embracing new technologies and techniques to create unique customer experiences. As a global business we are celebrating our 150th anniversary this year and the spirit of innovation and evolution that continues to power us is very much reflected in the UK Packaging Awards and the amazing businesses and individuals that it recognises each year.”