Ricoh announced that the new returnable eco packaging designed for copier products developed by Ricoh Technologies Co., Ltd. received the 2018 WorldStar Award from the World Packaging Organization. The awards ceremony was held in Queensland, Australia, on 2nd May, 2018. This international contest aims to promote selected products to the packaging industry that have already received recognition from packaging organizations all over the world. This year, 200 winners were awarded the WorldStar Award, from the 318 nominations received from 38 countries. In terms of design, two innovative features were incorporated into Ricoh’s new returnable eco packaging, which will further improve recycling efficiency and durability compared with conventional returnable eco packaging.