How businesses can reduce their plastic packaging

More and more packaging and printing companies are now listening and reacting to public concerns surrounding over-reliance on plastic. Businesses can no longer bury their heads in the sand and hope that the problem will go away, because it simply will not. Fortunately, many companies have been taking steps to eradicate or modify plastic packaging, [...]

Packaging around the world: designs from artists in 12 different countries

Think of the last time you travelled abroad. Of course, you visited the must-see attractions and landmarks, sampled the foreign food, and maybe tried a little bit of the language. You might have also wandered into a store or two, searching for souvenirs or snacks for a day out. Beyond the obvious language barrier, the [...]

Innovation in Packaging: What might the future hold?

Over the last few decades, the way we package products has remained, more or less, the same. Depending on the product you’re looking at, the role of the packaging is to inform a would-be customer of what’s inside, but also to persuade that customer that those contents are worth investing in. Today, manufacturers have access [...]

100 years of packaging: how packaging has changed over the last century

The world of packaging has come a long way since its birth. Back when it was in its infancy, packaging was not the throwaway layer it has largely become, but rather, a beautiful exterior to a valuable product - and one which buyers may have kept as decoration or storage. However, as time moved on [...]