European Packaging Design Agency's Patrick De Grande is also the co-founder of Quatre Mains, an award winning Belgian design agency for brand identity and packaging design. Packaging design is his passion and he swears by practical and elegant design solutions that stand out for their creativity and professionalism. Who better than De Grande to reveal the key trends in packaging both now and in the future?
The new Lidloc paperboard cup design concept is based upon an extension to a standard cup structure that folds and locks into an integrated lid. This design removes the need for a separate plastic lid and will re-invent how paperboard cups are produced, consumed and recycled.
Smith Design has received five Package Design Awards in this year’s Graphic Design USA competition. This includes packaging for B&G Foods Green Giant, Hormel Culinary Pairings, Sakar Vivitar, Swiss Valley Farms AmaBlu and Ito En Matcha LOVE.
Terri Goldstein, CEO of The Goldstein Group and Sheri L. Koetting, Co-founder and Chief Strategist for MSLK form partnership to create exceptional brand experiences through a multi-disciplinary approach.
When it comes to trends in packaging design, respondents put forward a host of suggestions. Sustainability and the use of recycled materials in packaging emerges as the most-mentioned trend in packaging design, with more than half of the respondents citing it as a leading trend.