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Packaging Design Trends 2015 – Part 1 – Sustainability

January 8, 2015 | | 2 Comments

Consumer demand and government legislation around the world are the leading drivers for the sustainable packaging agenda. Environmental awareness among a growing population of consumers is fuelling demand for sustainability and the reduction of the impact of packaging on … Read More

Point 6 helps commemorate 50 years of MMI

December 18, 2014 |

Our main priority whilst there was to inspire the children to design a 50 year celebratory logo. Having organised a mornings worth of educational fun, we arrived with big smiles and bagfuls of quizzes and games to help engage … Read More

Passion for design – Dutch Design Week 2014

November 18, 2014 | | 2 Comments

I’m standing in a coffee queue outside the lively, bustling ’T Koffiehuisje in the thriving Strijp post-industrial area in north Eindhoven, the Netherlands, when we hear them – a group of 20 or so young men and women marching … Read More

Is it time to review your portfolio architecture?

October 28, 2014 |

Portfolio architecture can be an elusive concept. Mostly because it doesn’t present itself as a prerequisite for brands to successfully launch individual products to market. Rather, it is further down the line that the absence of a clear strategy … Read More

Is colour really that important?

October 7, 2014 |

It can also be the reason why you make a purchase, feel more empathy towards something or likewise create a feeling of discord. Knowing what colour will be trending when you produce and launch your product could be the … Read More

We love da cake

September 29, 2014 |

By the way, these are cakes because they go hard when they’re past their prime, whereas a biscuit goes soft when he’s left unloved and unwanted (apparently, never seen it personally).

Something that is very much a hot topic … Read More

Design discoveries at 100% design

September 23, 2014 | | 2 Comments

After a busy 4 days for the exhibitors it has now come to a close and as the UK’s largest contemporary design trade event it didn’t disappoint! There were many innovations to marvel at with over 400 stands showcasing … Read More

Lighting up our day with a visit to GLEE

September 19, 2014 | | 2 Comments

So excited to see what started as a rough sketch transformed into a showcase for new products, I was up early to catch the train to the NEC in Birmingham for GLEE. The stand design I created was inspired … Read More

Kind + Jugend Köln – one of the most important get-together of 2014

September 19, 2014 |

Kind + Jugend is one of the annual international mother, baby and toddler shows I wouldn’t miss. Partly, because it gives me an excuse to travel to my Mutterland but most importantly to get the best overview of the … Read More

How successful brands blend into our lives

September 17, 2014 |

Take a walk down the aisles of the supermarket or a wander round your local shop and you probably won’t see anything out of the ordinary. But every now and again there will be something that catches the eye, … Read More