Why it Pays to use Environmentally Friendly Packaging

March 22, 2016

With almost all plastics manufactured today made purely with oil or other harmful fossil fuels, plastic waste has become a global catastrophe. The ocean will contain more plastic than fish by weight by 2050 in reports released in January by the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. However all is not lost, there […]

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How Does It Feel

February 26, 2016

Brands today are tapping into unique packaging to reach the masses one consumer at a time. But standing apart from the actual label itself, is the vessel it gets applied to. Bottle design is becoming more important as it allows a unique user experience, one that can be owned and trademarked by a brand. Whether […]

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The power of commissioned photography

January 18, 2016

Stock photography has its place. When the budget is tight, or the image is perfunctory, there’s bound to be a perfectly acceptable stock shot to fill the hole. But when the visual has the potential to work harder, commissioned photographs are the heavy lifters. Here’s why. Keep it local. Many years ago I heard a […]

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