AICC's 2019 Independent Packaging Design Competition

This year's theme is "Design to Engage. Engage by Design."


All entries must be submitted online by Monday, August 26.

All entries from US companies must arrive to the Agility Warehouse (in Illinois) by Wednesday, August 21.

All entries from Canadian companies must arrive to the Alliance Warehouse (in Mississauga) by Friday, September 6.


AICC 2019 Package Design Competition from AICC on Vimeo.


To begin, click either "Register" or "Login" located on the top right-hand side of the screen. If you have submitted entries in the past, please Login. If you are new to the site/competition, click Register. You will be prompted to enter an email address followed by your contact information. Once completed, you will be directed to the competition registration site.

  • To see entry fees, rules, shipping information, and more information, click the “Competition Information” tab.
  • To read full category descriptions, click the "Categories" tab.



Each company that submits an entry into the competition is eligible to receive 50% off one (1) meeting registration for the AICC 2019 Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place September 16-18 at the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. To take advantage of this discount, e-mail Laura Mihalick or Cindy Huber to register. 

Click here for more information about the meeting.



  • Enter, pay, and submit your entries online - by Monday, August 26 (extended from August 16).
  • Based in the U.S. - Ship entries to Agility Fairs & Events' warehouse in Illinois by Wednesday, August 21 (extended from August 16).
    • Include a Commercial Invoice/Packaging List (CIPL) in each box (see "Shipping Information" tab for the CIPL form and shipping label)
    • Include a copy of your entry form(s) with each sample
    • Email Melissa May at Agility the details of your shipment - including the tracking information and a copy of the CIPL form.
  • Based in Canada - Ship entries to Alliance Warehouse in Mississauga by Friday, September 6. 
    • Email Laura Mihalick your tracking information and number of shipped boxes.