The second year of the pandemic called again for an exceptional online celebration of the Carton award winners in 2021.

We are therefore delighted to have presented to you the virtual “2021 Carton Awards E-vent” on September 6th 2021. Watch the recording now, following the link below.

Watch livestream here!

one of its kind

Pro Carton and ECMA invite you to the celebration of all the 2021 carton industry awards and an exclusive presentation of the highlights from both associations.

See the 2020 Carton E-vent & Awards video

an entertaining spectacle

There will be a quiz, videos and interaction with the award winners making it a unique, informative but entertaining spectacle.

ECMA and Pro Carton are happy to welcome all members, as well as those interested in marketing, packaging and design – brand owners, retailers, students, teachers and media representatives. The 2021 Carton Awards E-vent is the premier event in the European folding carton calendar!

The 2021 Carton Awards E-vent will be just over one hour long, staged and presented live. 


Time (CET) Programme
15.45 Tune in:
– Get together well before the E-vent kicks off
– Let us entertain you with quizzes, infotainment, etc.
16.00 Welcome and overview on Pro Carton/ECMA activities

Welcome by the moderators:

    • Mike Turner, Managing Director ECMA and
    • Tony Hitchin, General Manager Pro Carton

What´s going in the carton packaging industry, challenges and future?

Introduction and welcome to the European Carton Excellence Award by Jean-Francois Roche, President ECMA

European Carton Excellence Award: Announcement of the Platinum & Gold Award winners

Welcome to the Pro Carton Student Awards by Horst Bittermann, President Pro Carton

Pro Carton Young Designers Award: Announcement of the winners

Pro Carton Student Video Award: Announcement of the winners

European Carton Excellence Award: Announcement of the main award winners 

European Carton Excellence Cup presentation

European Carton Excellence Award Champions trophy presentation

Closing remarks and finale

The Awards


Register for the 2021 Carton Awards E-vent

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If you’re interested in sponsoring this event please contact Angela Ashruf.

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsor

About Us

Pro Carton is the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers.
Its main purpose is to promote the use of cartons and cartonboard as an economically and ecologically balanced packaging medium. 

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ECMA is the international network of folding carton organisations; carton converters, national carton associations and suppliers to the carton industry. ECMA supports the healthy development of European carton makers, representing their interests and helping to grow their international network and expertise.

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Suzanne Mc Ewen, Pro Carton

Barbara Ginter, ECMA