Packaging Innovation
October 24, 2016

3D packaging design opens minds for a different view

It takes a lot of money, time and effort to create a packaging design, develop a prototype, make the necessary adjustments, get it on the shelves and finally into the consumer’s shopping cart. If you’re in the packaging industry, you know what we’re talking about, right? It’s no wonder that more and more packaging designers […]

October 20, 2016

Why single & unit dose packaging are taking over pharma

More and more pharma companies are turning to single and unit dose packaging. Is your company considering taking the plunge as well? They have every reason to go for it.

October 17, 2016

Food packaging design: 3 key ingredients for success

Have you ever purchased a food or drink you had no experience with whatsoever, just because you couldn’t resist the packaging? Of course you have! And we bet you were thinking: “Why didn’t I come up with that delicious food packaging design myself?” This article lists the three key ingredients for a successful food packaging […]

October 13, 2016

Our top 5 tips for your Halloween packaging design

Shudder and tremble! The time of spooky packaging designs is near! Are you looking forward to adorning your packaging with cobwebs, ghosts, monsters, … and the like? Then you’re in for a real treat. We’ve put together a short but sweet overview of the coolest Halloween packaging designs, as well as some handy tips to […]

October 10, 2016

How to make your label design talk!

Designing labels has never been an easy feat, but these days it’s particularly difficult as labels are often too small to contain every bit of information the consumer needs – or wants – to know. Another challenge label designers are facing today is counterfeiting, which means labels need to include both covert security measures (hidden […]

October 6, 2016

Thinking outside the carton: innovative milk packaging

Did you know that we’ve been buying milk in cartons and plastic containers for more than sixty years now? As consumers are becoming more and more environmentally conscious, the dairy industry recently decided that the time was ripe to give the old-fashioned milk packaging a sustainable make-over.

October 3, 2016

Sold! 4 sample making tips for packaging designers

Reeling in a new client is always exciting. But no matter how great your sales strategy and people skills may be, in the end landing that new project comes down to one thing: sample making. There is no denying that creating a stunning mock-up is crucial to get a potential client to commit to your […]

September 29, 2016

That’s hot! The best spice packaging designs

Although spice packaging design is probably not the first thing that springs to mind when you think of food packaging, it most certainly is worth a closer look! We’ve lined up some yummy spice packaging designs that caught our eye and will undoubtedly make your mouth water as well …

September 26, 2016

Did you know? These are the rarest colours in the world

Don’t you just love comparing paint swatches, ‘having a spin’ at the Pantone colour wheel, flipping through hundreds of books and magazines, … and then suddenly finding that perfect hue? If so, then you owe a big thank you to Edward Forbes. As the director of Harvard University’s Fogg Art Museum from 1909 to 1944, […]

September 22, 2016

FREE DOWNLOAD: CPG packaging artwork: how to PASS the test

There are four keys to unlocking success in packaging and its artwork for CPG companies: PASS – Process, Assets, Supply chain, Speed. P is for Processes – a reduced number of processes, without any waste. Digital packaging management and asset management platforms can help to deliver automation of manual tasks. A is for Asset management […]


Pretty AND smart: 3 innovative beauty packaging designs Contrary to what the term suggests, beauty packaging design isn’t all about looks. Yes, looks do matter. A lot. But the most intriguing – and successful – cosmetic packaging designs are always those which combine beauty and functionality into one innovative box, jar, bottle, tube, …. We’ve […]