HP Inkspiration Awards Americas

Entry — HP General Commercial Printing

Entry — HP Labels and Packaging

Important: work submitted into previous HP Inkspiration Awards will not be accepted for this year’s competition.

All fields must be completed. *

Entrant details

If you wish to submit for multiple categories or more than one entry per category, you will need to submit a separate form for each entry.




  • Submitter

  • Who is your HP sales rep?*    
  • Design Team




  • Printer




  • Category:*

    Please select only one category per entry.

    Health, beauty and fashion
    Spirits
    Food and beverage
    Gaming, Toys and technology
    Home, sport and recreation
    Other
    Rod Key Marketing Excellence Award—Self-promotion

    This award will be given to the company with the most creative marketing campaign that promotes their business.
    Please provide a detailed description of the promotion:

    Direct mail
    Marketing collateral (brochures, annual reports, look books, flyers)
    Publishing (periodicals and books)
    Photo books/photo applications
    Transaction/trans-promotion
    Custom products (calendars, bags)
    Rod Key Marketing Excellence Award—Self-promotion

    This award will be given to the company with the most creative marketing campaign that promotes their business.
    Please provide a detailed description of the promotion:

  • Printing Method

    HP digital print technology only
    HP PageWide Web Press
    Hybrid: Two or more HP digital print technologies
    HP digital print technology
    HP Scitex
    HP PageWide Web Press
    Hybrid: Two or more HP digital print technologies
    Hybrid: HP digital print technology in combination with traditional methods
    HP Scitex Corrugated presses
    HP Scitex Industrial presses
    HP PageWide Web Press
    Hybrid: Two or more HP digital print technologies
  • Please describe which HP digital printing technologies were used on what portions: Please describe which portions were printed on HP digital print technology: Please describe which HP digital printing technologies were used on what portions: Please describe which HP digital printing technologies were used on what portions: *
  • What HP digital press model was used:HP printer/press model: *
  • Inks used*









    HP Indigo: CMYK + Specialty InksHP Indigo: CMYK + Specialty InksHP Indigo: CMYK + Specialty InksAdditional inks
    Please indicate: (example: White Ink, Pantone 256, etc.)
    Please add details for all of the effects used throughout the piece or pieces, and the location of these effects throughout.
  • Media

    What media types were used?
  • Finishing process (post-coating, aqueous, UV, laminated):​
  • Was a special workflow used? Yes    No
    If yes, please describe.
  • What workflow was used? (i.e. HP SmartStream Mosaic etc.)
  • What workflow was used? (i.e. HP SmartStream Mosaic etc.)
  • What workflow was used? (i.e. HP SmartStream Mosaic etc.)
  • Any special coating pre-or-post printing?
  • Advantages of printing this job with HP digital printing technology:

    Advantages of printing this job with HP Scitex technology

    Advantages of printing this job with HP digital printing technology

    Advantages of printing this job with HP digital printing technology

    Choose all that apply.

    Quality and text images
    Solution for short run
    Broad substrate range
    Variable printing customization
    Faster turnaround
    Inventory cost saving
    FinishingFinishing process
  • Background information

    Important: please provide a detailed background on the challenges, solutions and results producing this piece. This information will be shared with the judges during the judging process. See sample case study. See sample case study.See sample case study.

  • Shipping your samples

    As part of your submission, you will be required to send files finished printed samples of each entry as indicated below.

    If you cannot provide the minimum number of copies required for submission, please contact Dessa Francis by telephone at 208-345-4946 or email: dessa.francis@publicisna.com.

    Category Requirements
    Health, beauty and fashion Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 200 flat printed samples
    Spirits Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 200 flat printed samples
    Food and Beverage Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 5 flat printed samples
    Gaming, Toys and Technology Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 200 flat printed samples
    Home, Sport and Recreation Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 200 flat printed samples
    Other Minimum of 2-5 physical samples, and 200 flat printed samples
    Rod Key Marketing Excellence Award—Self-promotion Minimum 20 copies

    As part of your submission, you will be required to send finished printed samples of each entry as indicated below.

    If you cannot provide the minimum number of copies required for submission, please contact Dessa Francis by telephone at 208-345-4946 or email: dessa.francis@publicisna.com.

    Category Requirements
    Direct Mail Minimum 20 copies
    Marketing Collateral (brochures, annual reports, flyers) Minimum 15 copies
    Publishing (periodicals, books) Minimum 5 copies
    Photo books/photo applications Minimum 2 copies
    Transaction/Trans-promotion Minimum 15 copies
    Custom product (calendars, bags) Minimum 15 copies
    Rod Key Marketing Excellence Award—Self-promotion Minimum 20 copies

     

    Customer consent

    Participating in the HP Inkspiration Awards implies that you accept and agree that HP Inc. will keep all entries and display/use campaigns for trade show at the HP Graphics Experience Center, and in collaboration with PR activities and promotions in any of the HP premises. Click that you have read and agree to the following conditions.

    We would like to give HP Inc. consent to:

    Keep all the award entries*
    Showcase the entries including but not limited to Dscoop and the HP Experience Center*
    Use the entries in photography for PR/other promotional uses*
    Please tick the box to confirm you have the approval of the brand owners for the submission of your entry *
    Use the open source file at the HP Graphics Experience Center and at conferences and tradeshows
  • Optional:

    By selecting this box, you agree to being contacted to provide an estimate for purchasing additional samples upon request.
    By selecting this box, you agree to provide HP with source/printable files to be used in print demonstrations. This is a great opportunity for you to share your best work with your peers and see it in the printing process.

You will receive a confirmation form after each submission with a unique ID.