DISC Wins Gold Awards for Pulp Riot Hair Color and Trish McEvoy Modern Chic Cartons

Honored at Graphic Design USA’s 2016 American Graphic Design Competition

HAUPPAUGE, NEW YORK [September 27, 2016] – DISC, a leading source of specialty packaging solutions for more than 40 years, today announced its most recent wins for outstanding consumer packaging. The packaging collection for the Pulp Riot line of hair color products and the Trish McEvoy limited edition Modern Chic Collection each received an American Graphic Design Gold Award from Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) magazine. In addition, the Pulp Riot packaging won the first ever Creative Use of Color category sponsored by PANTONE. Pulp Riot packaging was singled out because of their creative and expansive use of color. There are 16 different colors in the line ranging from Absinthe Green and Lemon Yellow to Fireball Red. According to the company, the Pulp Riot brand is positioned to empower “stylists to think of themselves as artists while providing them with superior paint to create their masterpieces.”

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The Trish McEvoy Modern Chic folding cartons are embossed to match the floral material of their makeup planner case. The embossing in registered to the color matched printed floral image and is accentuated with a gloss UV coating. The combination of elements creates a sophisticated and elegant look that will attract a discerning customer.

“It is gratifying to work with customers that push the boundaries of conventional design aesthetics, which results in packaging worthy of these awards,” said Stephen Frey, senior vice president, sales and director for DISC. Now in its 53rd year, GDUSA’s American Graphic Design Awards received over 8000 entries to consider from throughout the industry. The best of this year’s competition will be showcased in GDUSA’s Design Annual issue in print, online and via social media.

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About DISC

DISC is a leading producer of packaging and print for the beauty, healthcare, private label, entertainment media and consumer products industries. Headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, DISC is a privately held company whose manufacturing facilities in California, New Jersey and New York adhere to strict ISO 9001:2008 and FDA cGMP standards. FSC Chain-of-Custody certified since 2007 and an EPA Green Power Partner, the company promotes sustainable packaging practices through its DISCover Green program. DISC offers a range of advanced capabilities for prepress and design services, digital, flexo and offset printing, and finishing and converting for paperboard, plastic and mini-flute corrugate packaging as well as pressure-sensitive and extended-content labels.

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