Interested? Here's how to join:

Create.

Design the best paper bag you can following the theme, “We provide amazing gadgets, you create amazing things.” Guidelines, templates, and full details can be found here.

Submit.

Send your design with your contact details to info@beyondthebox.ph.

Win.

Grand prize winner will be decided by our panel of judges. A special prize will be given to the entry with the most likes on Instagram.

Prizes

  • 1st Prize - P30,000 worth of store credits
  • 2nd Prize - P15,000 worth of store credits
  • 3rd Prize - P10,000 worth of store credits
  • People's Choice Prize - P5,000 worth of
    store credits

Store credits are good as cash in any Beyond the Box store. Prizes are not convertible to cash.

Criteria

Entries will be judged by a panel of judges with these criteria:

  • 40% Relevance to the theme
  • 40% Creativity and Execution
  • 20% Originality

Judging will be held on February 24, 2014 at the Beyond the Box Headquarters.

Meet the Judges


Dan Matutina

Co-founder of Plus63 Design Co., Dan is a designer and illustrator who loves mixing handmade and digital, clean and dirty, old and modern aesthetics. He also loves taking photos of food, coffee, and travel on Instagram as @twistedfork.

Rob Cham

Rob Cham is a freelance illustrator, comic artist, and designer. He currently teaches illustration at Ateneo de Manila University where he also graduated Management. He also tweets a lot as @robcham.

Danika Navarro

A style blogger, Danika is the creative director and designer for the fashion line NAVA Shop. She finished her degree in Information Design at the Ateneo de Manila University where she designed a bible from cover to cover for her thesis.

Charles Paw

Charles, known as Charlie on Philippine Mac Users Group, is the President of Beyond the Box. His passion for gadgets and food made him the man behind the retail stores Digital Hub, Digital Walker and Crumpler, and restaurants Umami Hambaagu House, Wrong Ramen, and Hanamaruken Ramen.



What you can win

First Place

P30,000 worth of Beyond the Box store credit

Second Place

P15,000 worth of Beyond the Box store credit

Third Place

P10,000 worth of Beyond the Box store credit

People’s Choice

P5,000 worth of Beyond the Box store credit

Templates

Right click the link and click Save As.


Full Mechanics

  1. Design Beyond the Box's paper bag. Use the downloadable paper bag template found here.
  2. The design should include the Beyond the Box logo and should be relevant to the theme, "We provide amazing gadgets, you create amazing things."
  3. Submit your design in JPEG format with at least 300 dpi resolution. Send it via email to info@beyondthebox.ph with your full name, and mobile number.
  4. By joining the contest, the participant agrees to give Beyond the Box the right to use or publish all submitted materials to promote this contest.
  5. Submission of entries is from January 26 until February 16, 2014 only.
  6. Participants can submit up to three (3) entries. Multiple entries should be sent via email separately.
  7. Designs should be original and not previously used or owned by any other individual/organization.
  8. Ten (10) finalists chosen by the Beyond the Box team will be announced on February 21.
  9. Winners will be picked from the top 10 entries that will be judged by a panel of judges through these criteria: 40% Relevance to the theme 40% Creativity and Execution 20% Originality
  10. Top 3 winners and People’s Choice winner will be announced on February 28, 2014.
  11. Winning designs will be printed and produced as Beyond the Box's paper bags. Winners will be requested to send their designs in Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop format for production purpose.
  12. Announcement of winners will be held at Umami Hambaagu House on February 28. Top 10 finalists will be invited to the special event.

FAQs

Can I send multiple entries?
Yes. Multiple entries should be sent via email separately.

How will the winners be notified?
Winners will be announced on Beyond the Box's social media pages. They will also be notified via email.

Will the Instagram voting affect my chance on being one of the top 3 winners?
No. Top 3 winners will be judged by the panel of judges with the criteria set.

People's Choice Prize

Customers get to choose the paper bag they want for Beyond the Box. Follow Beyond the Box on Instagram!

Mechanics:

  1. Top 10 finalists' designs will be uploaded on Beyond the Box's Instagram account.
  2. The entry with the most likes will win P5,000 worth of Beyond the Box store credit.
  3. Winning entry will be produced as Beyond the Box's paper bag together with the top 3 winning designs.
  4. Take note that this won't affect the judging for the top 3 winners.