ADF (Aerosol Dispensing Forum) and PCD (Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design) announced the winners of the Innovations Awards at an Awards Ceremony on September 6, 2017 at the Altman Building and Metropolitan Pavilion. Show director Christelle Anya, and master of ceremonies Paul Austin of Austin Advisory Group, presided over the ceremony. Each of the winners received a special trophy and presented a short talk on what made the winning entry so innovative.

The Innovation Awards, now in their second year, recognize outstanding achievements and encourage the industry to push the boundaries with technological and creative innovations in aerosol, dispensing, personal care and cosmetic packaging.

The winners of the ADF&PCD Innovation Awards are:

ADF Personal care - 2-way tie
- Coppertone Whipped Lotion Sunscreen
- Kanebo Evita Beauty Whip Soap

ADF Industrial & technical suppliers’ application
- Ball Corporation L’Oréal Men Expert can

PCD Skincare
- Aveda Tulasara Wedding Masque

PCD Make up
- Bobbi Brown Liquid Lip Art Stick

PCD Haircare
- Garnier Fructis renovation

PCD Fragrance
- Calvin Klein CK One Gold

Winners were selected after a judging session by an independent jury of packaging experts [1].

Next year, ADF&PCD New York will take place on September 5 & 6, 2018 at the Altman Building and Metropolitan Pavilion alongside the first edition of Packaging Innovations.