EFTA is inviting entries for its flexographic print awards competition – the deadline is October 25, 2002.

Categories comprise Line, Screen and Process in: Flexible Packaging, Labels, Folding Cartons, Corrugated Post/Pre-Print and Miscellaneous. There is also a series of Special Classifications for innovation, achievement, outstanding contribution to the industry, best first time entrant, supplier of the year, best previously manufactured by another process, special effect ink, best print to proof and best print of the year.

Judging will take place on November 26 and 27, 2002. Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony and gala dinner to be held at the Metropole Hotel, NEC, Birmingham, on March 5, 2003, during Flexo 2003.

Entry forms can be obtained from Lesley Hide at the EFTA. Tel: +44 (0)1458 241455 Email: hiding @efta.co.uk – or direct from the EFTA website: www.efta.co.uk