Founded in 2007, Pentawards is the leading global platform and community for packaging design.

Pentawards is committed to recognising excellence in design, providing a source of inspiration and connecting the global packaging community, through its annual competition, international conferences, digital events, and more.

This September, we’ll be launching our first ever physical Pentawards Festival, featuring two days of talks from top creatives from the likes of Pentagram, Nestle, WWF, Diageo and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.

The Pentawards Festival, 22-23 September

Join us at the Science Museum in London as we launch our first ever face to face Pentawards Festival, featuring 2 days of talks exploring the theme 'Design:Where Next?', alongside exclusive networking opportunities. 

Confirmed speakers include:


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Packaging Design Intelligence.

the:portal is the new online hub that connects the community through award-winning packaging excellence.

Hosted within the:portal is a global packaging design directory, a winners’ archive featuring all competition winners since 2007,

and a league showcasing the latest rankings of the top professional organisations and universities.

Good design stands out. Great design is transparent .

Published by TASCHEN, The Package Design Book is the ultimate packaging design book, featuring over 500 winning works from the world’s leading packaging design competition.

Now in its sixth edition, this exclusive book showcases all winning works from the 2019 and 2020 Pentawards competition, which includes designs from agencies, students, freelancers and brands from more than 45 countries.