Packaging Design News
bluemarlin Unveils Licorice Boost Limited Edition
bluemarlin has created a stark black and white design for Battery Energy Drinks' new Limited Edition Licorice Boost.
Avery Dennison Launches 'Materials in Use' Design Inspiration Platform
Avery Dennison has launched M_use, a new digital platform to inspire innovative design solutions for label and packaging designers and converters.
Casg Annamh Debuts with Design by bluemarlin
Speyside distillery Aberlour has released its latest single malt, Casg Annamh with a design by bluemarlin.
Robot Food Gives Fuego Spice Co. a Suitably Sizzling Rebrand
Robot Food recently rebranded Fuego Spice Co.'s Zana and Riza sauces and Hot Hive Honey.
Good Design Award 2019
Entries are now open for the 2019 Good Design Award. The Award, founded in 1957, is Japan's leading commendation system with entries from around the world. Its purpose is to discover and promote good designs which drive industrial growth and enrich lives.
& SMITH Re-defines Tea Category with New Brand Creation, OFFBLAK
& SMITH has designed the branding for new direct-to-consumer lifestyle tea brand 'OFFBLAK.' Looking to redefine the tea category, OFFBLAK targets Gen Z and Millennials that are driven by beauty, status, and experience with an identity that encourages the consumer to 'Drink tea like everybody's watching.'
Communication Arts' 2019 Design and Advertising Competitions
Communication Arts is calling for entries for its 2019 Design and Advertising Competitions. With an acceptance rate of less than 5%, this competitions are among the most exclusive major creative competitions in the world and inclusion is one of the most-coveted awards in the industry.
Design Bridge Draws on Eclectic English Folklore to Reignite the Appeal of Fortnum & Mason Classic
Design Bridge has injected new appeal into Fortnum & Mason's classic County Biscuits, with packaging design that depicts quirky English folklore from the counties each biscuit originates from - Cornwall, Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Shropshire.
Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design 2019
Red Dot is now calling for submissions for its '2019 Brands & Communication Design Award.' Designers, firms, and agencies from around the world are invited to submit their design and creative projects to this international design competition.
Packaging Innovation Awards 2019
Dow is calling for entries for the 2019 Packaging Innovation Awards. The packaging industry's longest running, independently-judged competition honors innovations in packaging design, materials, technology, and processes across the entire packaging value chain.
JDO Takes Nordic Hair Care Brand Cutrin Back to Its Roots
JDO recently rebranded Cutrin Nordic Expressions, a comprehensive range of expert haircare products specifically formulated to enhance the beauty of Nordic hair.
Lewis Moberly Designs Packaging and Branding for Tidal Rum
Lewis Moberly has created the brand identity and packaging design for Tidal, a new rum launching in the UK this month.
Pantone Metallics Guides and Chip Books
Pantone has today released Pantone Metallics for Graphic and Packaging Design, a collection of metallic spot colors intended for use on printed products, packaging, branding, and other collateral.
Orhan Irmak Designs Packaging for Olipop Olive Snacks
Orhan Irmak Tasarim has created the new branding for Olipop olive snacks. Stuffed green olives in 30g packs are available with three different ingredients - fresh thyme, rind of lemon and rind of orange.
Creative Exchange: World's Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW
"Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW," on view at the Red Dot Design Museum from March 15 through June 2, will feature the best communication design achievements from North Rhine-Westphalia and all over the globe.
The 13th edition of the Pentawards is now open for submissions. Pentawards is a prestigious worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design in all its forms.
Ritz Relaunches with Contemporary New Packaging by Bulletproof
Mondelēz International has worked with the London office of global brand design agency, Bulletproof, to revitalize the packaging for its European Ritz snacking portfolio, as part of an overall relaunch of the iconic cracker brand.
Humanaut Redesigns Packaging for 'That's It'
Humanaut recently redesigned the packaging for That's It, a fruit-snack brand built on simplicity. The Fruit Bars only contain two ingredients: fruit... and more fruit.
B&B Studio Creates New Branding for Snack Bar POP
B&B has created the new branding for POP. The peanut-focused snack bars are available in three flavors - Peanut Butter and Dark Chocolate, Raisin and Dark Chocolate, and Coconut.
Echo Refreshes 'English Tea Shop' Brand
Echo recently revitalized brand identity and packaging for English Tea Shop. Echo's new designs tell English Tea Shop's strong sustainability story through a new brand mark featuring the word 'organic', a mandala design celebrating sustainable ingredients, and a new teapot icon and in-pack illustrations telling the brand's farm-to-cup story.
Design Bridge Creates Dynamic Brand World for Caleño
Design Bridge has created the vibrant brand world for the launch of a new premium 'non-alcoholic spirit' brand - Caleño.
Pepsico Design and Innovation Rebrands Walkers in Partnership with Vault49
PepsiCo's Design and Innovation Team has unveiled the new look for crisps brand Walkers, designed in partnership with brand design agency Vault49.
Smith&+Village Reveals Its Stylish Take on Valentine's Day for Harvey Nichols
Smith&+Village has designed a new range of Valentine's Day gift products for Harvey Nichols. Building on the success of the stylish Harvey Nichols food collection rebrand in 2018, the range includes five boxes of luxury chocolate truffles in different sizes.
Cowan London Redesigns Supreme Petfoods' Selective Range
Cowan London has designed the new brand identity for Supreme Petfoods' Selective range of food and treats for small animals.
Soft Drinks Brand Kinnie Basks in the Sun for a Bigger Brighter Future
Malta's own favorite soft drink re-launches with sparkling new designs which pay homage to its past glory with a confident eye to the future.
Butterfly Cannon Creates Limited Edition Packaging for VOYA
Butterfly Cannon has created limited edition packaging and communications for VOYA, a luxury organic spa brand based in Co. Sligo, Ireland, that combines the 300-year-old Irish tradition of seaweed bathing with a 5-star global spa experience.
Jackdaw Design Delivers Brand Identity with Unique Fruity Twist for Urban Cordial
Jackdaw Design has helped relaunch Urban Cordial with a new brand identity that draws on the diversity and vibrancy of urban Britain.
Bluemarlin Rebrands Crowmoor Cider
bluemarlin recently rebranded Crowmoor Cider for leading Finnish brewery Sinebrychoff, bringing to life its mythical origins and reaffirming its status as a pioneering cider in the Finnish market.
Bluemarlin Creates Seoul Edition with Ballantine's
Bluemarlin, in collaboration by emerging South Korean artist Jieun Park, has designed Ballantine's recently launched new Seoul Limited Edition 17YO blend.
PB Creative Designs New Gifting Range for AXE
PB Creative has designed a holistic 2D and 3D packaging design for AXE. In the build up to the festive period, AXE's parent company Unilever asked PB Creative to further enhance its gifting experience for 2018, while reducing complexity and increasing sustainability.
Red Dot Announces 2019 Young Professionals Application Day
On December 5, Red Dot will offer 50 free registrations for '2019 Red Dot Award: Product Design' for designers who have graduated within the past five years.
Brandon Designs Innovative Identity for New Fitness-focused Ready-meal Range
Brandon has designed the brand identity and packaging for a new range of ready meals to appeal to every day athletes from leading British food manufacturer Samworth Brothers.
2019 Dieline Awards
The 2019 Dieline Awards is now open for submissions. The Awards recognizes the absolute best in consumer product packaging design worldwide, bringing awareness to the immense value that lies in well-designed brand packaging.
Denomination Designs Identity and Packaging for Strongbow Blossom Rosé
Denomination has created a brand new design for Strongbow Blossom Rosé Sparkling Apple Cider from Carlton & United Breweries.
Slice Designs Branding and Packaging for Chillio
Slice has designed the new packaging for an exciting new chilli drink, 'Chillio,' a startup created by three friends; Steve, Simon and Lee.
FlexPack Recovery Challenge
The Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) and the Center for the Circular Economy at Closed Loop Partners have announced FlexPack Recovery Challenge, which invites entrepreneurs and early-stage technology innovators to showcase their recovery technologies for fast-growing category of hard-to-recycle plastic packaging.
Robot Food Brings Wagg Pet Food Back to Life with Rebrand
Robot Food has rebranded Wagg, bringing playful clarity to the pet food aisle. Wagg's no frills, locally sourced, pet food was facing stiff competition from supermarket own-label.
B&B Studio Designs New Identity and Packaging for Infinite Session
B&B studio has created the name, positioning, identity and packaging for alcohol-free beer brand Infinite Session.
Smith&+Village Unveils Iconic Harvey Nichols Food Collection
Smith&+Village has unveiled its fearlessly stylish rebrand of the Harvey Nichols food collection.
Denomination Designs Identity and Packaging for Frucor Suntory's New Range
Denomination has created a striking design for True Water, a new range of fresh spring water from Frucor Suntory.
Design Bridge Shanghai Creates Disruptive Design for Starbucks Mooncakes
Design Bridge Shanghai has created disruptive new packaging for Starbucks Mooncakes for China's Mid-Autumnal Festival.
Brandon Designs New Identity for Frozen-treat Brand Yorica!
Brandon has designed the new brand identity for Yorica!, London's premier 'free-from' ice-cream parlor.
Mr Kipling International Rebrand by Robot Food
Robot Food created a fresh new look for Mr Kipling. For many in the UK, Mr Kipling's range of iconic cakes holds a special place, but internationally the 'exceedingly good' brand is relatively unknown.
Path Refreshes Packaging for Anadin
Path recently refreshed packaging for Pfizer's Anadin portfolio. In uniting the ranges with a clearer and more intuitive design, the leading OTC brand aims to empower its consumers with the information to find the right product for their pain relief needs.
New York Festivals 2019 Advertising Awards Now Open for Entries
New York Festivals International Advertising Awards is now accepting entries for the 2019 competition. This year the competition has announced a world-class advisory board, reduced categories by 35% and unveiled strategic new category groups and categories.
Red Dot Award: Product Design 2019
The 2019 Red Dot Award: Product Design will open for submissions from October 15. Designers and companies from around the world are invited to submit products from all areas of daily life for a chance to win an award at one of the world's largest design competitions.
Pentawards Live: Inaugural International Conference Debuts in Amsterdam
Pentawards Live, a new event for the international packaging design community, will be held February 13 at the Passenger Terminal Amsterdam. The concept behind Pentawards Live is to create a space where thought leaders and creative innovators across each pillar within the packaging value chain can convene.
Nude Brand Creation Launches Design for Chimes Vermouth from the Surrey Copper Distillery
Nude Brand Creation has designed brand identity and packaging for the Surrey Copper Distillery's recently launched Chimes English Extra Dry Vermouth.
Biles Hendry Takes Ella's Kitchen into the Frozen Aisle
Biles Hendry has developed a new brand architecture and identity for leading baby food brand Ella's Kitchen as it moves into the frozen aisle for the first time.
Here Design Creates Colorful Brand for Deliciously Ella
Here has designed a colorful brand for Deliciously Ella's range of plant-based foods. Focussing on the celebration of plants, the new brand identity and packaging shows colourful eating and the diversity, freedom and creativity of the plant world.
Path Creates Packaging for Campanini's New Range
Path has created the packaging for Campanini's new everyday premium range of coffee capsules. The new packaging embodies modern Italian style that is elegant yet approachable.
B&B Studio Delivers Identity for New Genius 'Good for the Gut' Range
B&B studio has unveiled its design for a new 'Good for the Gut' range from Genius Gluten Free.
Pentawards Announces 2018 Winners
Pentawards has announced the winners of its 2018 Packaging Design Competition. The Pentawards attracts packaging from around the world, which is then judged by an international jury of 12 highly respected designers, packaging design directors and marketing chiefs.
Ragged Edge Adds a Dose of Fun to the Sharing Economy with Whirli
From strategy and naming, through to identity and launch, Ragged Edge worked with entrepreneur Nigel Phan to build an exciting proposition centered around swapping for toys instead of shopping for toys.
RSA Student Design Awards 2018/19
The Royal Society of Arts has announced the briefs for the 2018/19 RSA Student Design Awards. The international design competition provides students and new graduates with an invaluable network and platform to develop their careers.
Sheridan&Co Designs Brand and Product Concept for The Y Code
Sheridan&Co has created a new brand and product concept, 'The Y Code,' which aims to repurpose male cosmetics for the 'everyday man.'
Communication Arts Publishes Design Annual 59
Communication Arts has published the results of its 59th annual design competition. Of the 3,894 entries, only 130 were selected by a jury of respected creative professionals, representing the work of designers, art directors, design firms, agencies, publishers and in-house creative departments.
Carex Celebrates 25 Years with Iconic New Design by PB Creative
Carex is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a portfolio refresh by PB Creative. The agency was tasked with defining a core brand message and bringing balance and unity to the packaging portfolio.
Winners of Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 Announced
Red Dot has announced the winners of its 2018 Communication Design Award. This year, designers, agencies and companies from 45 countries entered the competition and handed in a total of 8,610 works.
Soulsight Rebrands Sol for MillerCoors
Soulsight recently redesigned Mexican import brand Sol for MillerCoors. Soulsight created a vibrant new look & feel that stands out amongst the competition and further solidifies the brand as a high-premium offering.
Spicefire Creates Direct-to-consumer Brand Happy Go Healthy
Spicefire recently created branding, naming and packaging design for the new direct-to-consumer dog health supplement Happy Go Healthy.
Path Designs Branding for Cornerstone's New Dental Care Range
Path has designed the branding for Cornerstone's new line of dental care products. This bold step moves the brand closer to achieving its goal to own the bathroom and be the 'Cornerstone of your day.'
isobel Engineers New Brand Identity and Campaign for Micralite
isobel has created a new brand identity for baby travel brand Micralite. The brand identity reflects the 'life-enhancing' properties of the product and is rolled out across packaging, website design and a brand film.
Biles Hendry Gives Breakfast Added Bounce
Biles Hendry has created branding and packaging for a new range of breakfast biscuits being launched by Bounce.
Carter Wong Delivers Brand Identity for Nomadic Kefirs
Carter Wong has created new brand identity and packaging design for Nomadic's newly launched range of Kefir drinks.
Underground Spirits Gets a Fresh New Look From Denomination
Denomination has developed the strategic brand positioning, packaging and guidelines for Underground Spirit - an independent, multi-award-winning vodka and gin distillery.
Biles Hendry Designs OddPops for Ella's Kitchen
Ella's Kitchen has recently launched OddPops, a new savory snack aimed at 4-7 year olds, with brand design by Biles Hendry.
iF Design Award 2019
Submissions are now open for the 2019 iF Design Award. First awarded in 1953, the iF Design Award is the oldest independent design seal in the world. It is a symbol of outstanding design achievements that focuses on the innovative power of design.
Seymourpowell Unveils Identité: Bespoke Beauty and Grooming Service Powered by AI
With the growing strength of the beauty subscription package market, world renowned design agency Seymourpowell wanted to look at how this market would continue to evolve and how future technology would be able to enhance the consumer experience.
Bluemarlin Breathes New Life Into Asian Cosmetic Brand Bio-essence
Bio-essence has recently re-launched its six ranges of Cosmetics from Malaysia up to China. Well known for its innovative products and proven efficacy, Bio-essence offers a diverse range of high quality products based on a deep understanding of Asian beauty traditions.
B&B Studio Refreshes Packaging for Pip & Nut
B&B has refreshed the packaging for Pip & Nut, the UK's fastest growing all-natural nut butter brand, created by the agency back in 2015.
Popp Studio Creates Identity and Packaging Design for Experimental Perfume Club
Popp Studio has created an identity and packaging design for the first collection of fragrances from Experimental Perfume Club (EPC).
Our Design Agency 'Colour My World' with Brighton Gin's Pride Limited Edition
Our Design Agency (ODA) has created a bold design and strategy for Brighton Gin's latest Pride Limited Edition, inspired by this year's Brighton Pride theme - Colour My World.
Nude Brand Creation Unveils Design for Copperfield London Dry Gin
The Surrey Copper Distillery has launched its first product, Copperfield London Dry Gin, with brand identity and packaging developed by Nude Brand Creation.
Oppo Expresses 'Good Temptation' with Redesign by Path
Path has redesigned the identity for Oppo, a premium range of healthy ice creams. The refreshed new look will support the brand's expansion into the mainstream and its extension into ready-to-eat desserts.
Bluemarlin Designs Branding and Packaging for Wainwrights Honey
bluemarlin has created the identity and packaging design for Tropical Forest Products' new premium brand 'Wainwrights Honey.' Wainwrights Honey has recently launched nationwide in select specialty grocers including Waitrose.
Battery Energy Drink Rebrands with Positively Striking New Identity by Bluemarlin
bluemarlin has rebranded Battery Energy Drink, a portfolio of energy drinks from Finland's leading brewery Sinebrychoff.
Biles Hendry Takes Tisserand and Ascot on an Exhilarating Ride
Biles Hendry has created a vibrant and evocative identity for a bespoke range of bath, body and homecare products by Tisserand and Ascot Racecourse.
PB Creative Designs Brand Identity and Packaging for Titsey Brewing Co
PB Creative has created the brand identity and packaging design for Titsey Brewing Co, a micro-brewery located on the Titsey Estate in Surrey.
Denomination Designs Canned Wine Range for Fourth Wave Wine
Denomination recently designed and developed strategy for Fourth Wave Wine's new collection of 250ml canned wines.
Good Science Beauty Branding by Almighty
Almighty has created the name, branding, packaging and promotional content for new brand Good Science Beauty.
Simply Cook Debuts in Retail with Vibrant New Brand Expression by B&B
B&B studio has created a unique design for subscription-based recipe kit service Simply Cook as it moves into retail.
Dripkit: Pocket Sized Coffee for Work & Travel
Dripkit has launched a small flexible brewer, filled with single-origin coffee so consumers can enjoy single-cup, pour-over at work, while traveling and on-the-go. It comes in a small, portable flat pack, and lasts fresh for 60 days.
2018 Luxury Packaging Awards
The 2018 Luxury Packaging Awards is now open for submissions. The competition celebrates creativity and innovation in the luxury goods market.
LRXD Designs Packaging for New Sugar Substitute Sola
LRXD has designed the packaging for Sola, a sugar substitute that is being introduced on store shelves as an additive and a line of low-carb and low-sugar branded products.
Communication Arts' 59th Design & Advertising Competitions: Call for Entries
Communication Arts is calling for entries for its 59th annual Design and Advertising Competitions. With an acceptance rate of less than 5%, this competitions are among the most exclusive major creative competitions in the world and inclusion is one of the most-coveted awards in the industry.
Winners of 2018 iF Design Award
iF has unveiled the winners of its 2018 Design Award at the BMW Welt in Munich. The competition received 6,402 entries from 2,955 participants from 54 countries.
Golden Pin Design Award 2018: Call for Entries
The call for entries for the 38th Golden Pin Design Award is now open. For the first time, the annual competition is open to companies from anywhere in the world. The Award specializes in huaren design - design for and within the Chinese-speaking community.
Biles Hendry Designs New Brand Identity and Packaging for Boutinot
Biles Hendry has created a new brand identity and packaging for UK wine importer and producer Boutinot's trio of Riojas, called Vega del Rayo.
ButterflyCannon Creates Premium Dairy Brand Tom Parker Creamery
ButterflyCannon recently created brand positioning, identity & packaging design for Tom Parker Creamery, a new range of high quality dairy products inspired by the founder's dairy farming Great Grandfather.
Bulletproof Creates Revolutionary Branding for Fort Hamilton
Bulletproof has created the brand identity and packaging design for Alex Clark Spirits' new premium rye whiskey, Fort Hamilton, locally produced out of Brooklyn, NY.
Robot Food Designs Branding for BULK POWDERS' WMN
Robot Food recently designed the branding for punchy new women's sports nutrition range from BULK POWDERS.
Joseph Binder Award 2018
The Joseph Binder Award, an international competition with a focus on graphic design and illustration, is now open for submissions. The Award is named after one of the most outstanding graphic designers and illustrators active in Austria between the two World Wars, who subsequently also revolutionized visual communication in the United States.
Better with Less Design Challenge
Metsä Board has launched an open idea competition that aims to find new solutions for some of the most frequently used consumer packages, and to deliver better experiences with less impact on the environment.
Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018
The 2018 Red Dot Award: Communication Design will open for entries on March 5. Agencies, designers and companies from around the world are invited to submit their design and creative projects to this international design competition.
B&B Studio Delivers Upscale Rebrand for Firefly
B&B studio recently completed an upscale rebrand for the core range of Firefly's revitalising botanical drinks.
Baileys Launches Limited Edition Strawberries & Cream with Design by Vault49
Vault49 has unveiled its design for limited edition Baileys Strawberries & Cream just in time for Valentine's Day.
Nude Brand Creation Unveils Design for Ballantine's Limited Release 30 Year Old Cask Edition
Nude Brand Creation has unveiled its design for Ballantine's first Limited Release 30 Year Old Cask Edition.
Vana Tallinn Redesign by Appartement 103
Appartement 103 has redesigned Vana Tallinn, the legendary Estonian liqueur brand owned by Liviko Group.
B&B Studio Rebrand for Mornflake Reflects Strength of 'Mighty Oats'
B&B studio has unveiled a new identity for established cereal brand Mornflake's range of oat-based products. With a powerful design that stands out on the supermarket shelf, the rebrand celebrates not only the nutritional benefits of the cereals but also Mornflake's heritage as the fourth-oldest family-owned brand in Britain.