Stars Accumulation: A publication (unique location) gains with 1 star for each successful ICQC membership per competition year and gains Two Stars for a successful ISO 12647-3 CERTIFICATION of a publication ( valid for two years, after which to be renewed).
Millennium Star Club: Publications who gained at least 10 star in their life time.
Elite Star Club: Publications who gained at least 5 star in their life time.
Since 2020 edition of International Color Quality Club , also a new premium club “MILLENNIUM STARS” are honored for the unique publication of a printing plant who achieved 10+ stars in their life time. Below the are the most prestigious club winners of life time.
|1||Heilbronner Stimme GmbH & Co. KG||Heilbronner Stimme||Heilbronn||Germany||Europe||10|
|2||Druck Styria GmbH & Co KG||Kleine Zeitung||Graz||Austria||Europe||10|
STAR CLUB MEMBERS
The Star Club started in the year 2010. The gainers of five star or above in lifetime are qualified for star club membership.
New Club Members 2022:
After the evaluation of the results of the International Color Quality Club 2020–2022 (ICQC) competition results for newspapers and magazines, eligible new members are joining the WAN-IFRA Star Club of elite printers.
|1||Bennett Coleman & Co Ltd||The Times of India||Navi mumbai||India||Asia||5|
|2||Bennett Coleman & Co Ltd||The Times of India||Chennai||India||Asia||5|
|3||Bennett Coleman & Co Ltd||The Times of India||Hyderabad||India||Asia||5|
|4||Printing Partners Paal-Beringen||Het Nieuwsblad||Paal-Beringen||Belgium||Europe||5|
|5||The Mathrubhumi Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd.||Mathrubhumi Daily||Thrissur||India||Asia||5|
|6||The Mathrubhumi Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd.||Mathrubhumi Daily||Trivandrum||India||Asia||5|
|7||Turkuvaz gazete dergi basim a.s||SABAH||Istanbul||Turkey||Europe||5|
Star Club Members – Lifetime:
A unique publication of a unique location who achieved 5 star in their life time , enters into the star club of elite printers. 1 star will be gained for successful completion of ICQC contest or two star if achieves a successful completion of ISO 12647-3 certification from WAN-IFRA.