Heidelberg Assistant has won 2019 Digital Edge 50 Award from IDG

To coincide with the first anniversary of its market launch, the Heidelberg Assistant has won a 2019 Digital Edge 50 Award from the U.S.-based International Data Group (IDG), a world-leading supplier of technology media and data/marketing services. This award is a prestigious accolade that goes to 50 organizations each year for digital innovations that improve business success, modernize operations, and enhance the customer experience. Winning a 2019 Digital Edge 50 Award underlines that we have our finger on the pulse with the Heidelberg Assistant and have assumed a leading industry role in digitizing customer communication. – Hermann. Source: Heidelberg Advertisements

PPC: 75th Paperboard Packaging Competition Winners Announced

Administered and hosted by PPC and judged by a jury of packaging professionals, industry experts, and professors, the North American Paperboard Packaging Competition is the premier competition for carton manufacturers involved in the concept, design, print, performance, and shelf appeal of paperboard packaging. Source: Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC)

WAITROSE COOKS’ INGREDIENTS: Typography Based Brand Creation wins Multiple Awards

With a range which satisfies the enthusiasts’ everyday needs, Waitrose has solution. Lemon juice is sourced from Sicily, sea salt from Anglesey and walnut oil from France; not your average “cupboard basics”. And, as any foodie worth their salt will tell you, even the most modest dishes require the right ingredients, sourced selectively. Lewis Moberly have designed labels, identity and packaging for Cook‘s Ingredients, Homebaking, Fresh herbs and Recipe Kits. Each one introduces its contents with an energetic no-need-to-measure-it phrase: “A good pinch of wild myrtle” sits alongside “Easy on the chopped chilli”. Subtle use of colour and an engaging…

WestRock: Honored by Paperboard Packaging Council for Design Excellence

WestRock received 12 awards at the 75th annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. The awards include the inaugural Digital Application of the Year Award for its Crown Royal Rodeo Digital Campaign. Sponsored by the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC), the competition is judged by a panel of packaging experts. The awards recognize cartons that represent the best in converting excellence, innovation and sustainability that the North American folding carton industry has provided its customers over the past year. WestRock earned four gold and seven excellence awards for a variety of packaging solutions. A full list is included below: Crown Royal Rodeo…

Clouds of North: Student Project for Alcohol Free Wine wins PIDA award

The key word for this design is unboxing. Create a sustainable, innovative and functional packaging concept that differs from the conventional solutions we see in the stores and in e-commerce today. Using a fictitious brand and creating a unique unboxing experience. The box has artwork both on the outside as well as on the inside. The outside has a mountain pattern with aquarelle colors as background (blue, white, gray and orange). Recurring colours are white, blue, gray and orange (cloudberries). The inside is a solid dark blue color with some graphic elements (logotype, storytelling and a part of the mountain…

BRAND Packaging: 2018 Design Gallery People’s Choice Winners

Brand Packaging announced the winners of its 2018 Design Gallery People’s Choice awards at the annual Packaging That Sells Conference held in Chicago on October 8-10. The awards recognize the industry’s best packaging designs based on how effectively the packaging uses graphics and structure to tell a brand’s story. This year’s competition drew 86 submissions across five award categories: Paperboard, Flexible, Rigid Plastic, Glass and Metal. In addition, an overall Editor’s Choice was selected out of the nominees from all categories. Unlike most other design competitions, the Design Gallery awards are chosen by online voting. This year, more than 3,000…

Global Bottled Water Awards: ​​​​​​​​​​​​JUST Water wins Global “Best Packaging Solution” Award 2018

JUST Water, the innovative global water brand from the United States, has received the “Best Packaging Solution” award at the 2018 Global Bottled Water Congress with its unique Tetra Top® carton bottle. Ira Laufer, CEO of JUST said, “The JUST mission is to do things better in all aspects of our business, from sourcing to our packaging. We believe a package should protect and deliver its contents with minimal environmental impact, with the highest quality in sustainability, function and consumer appeal. The Tetra Top package is made from 82% renewable resources, primarily FSC™ certified paperboard and bio-based plastic derived from…

Pegah Flavored Milks: Award winning illustrated design

Iran Dairy Co. starts to renew its flavored milk products with a variety of different flavors and added value and I tried to create a new image with their iconic bottle and its new friends. The product is designed for kids and the marketing strategy is about to launch the products with specific game and short animations to increase the good habit of drinking milk among the youngsters. To consider parents (as decision makers) and kids (as the main Audience) was important for the client. The number and diversity of the flavors and products (25 Flavors) made the main challenge…

PRINT18: Lake Image Systems Wins A 2018 RED HOT Technology Award

Printing errors, whether on the pharmaceutical packaging, on an attached label or on an associated printed medication leaflet, can have very serious consequences. Error in dosage instructions where e.g. “2.5mg” appears as “25mg” or “2-3 tablets” printed as “23 tablets”, can potentially cause serious harm or even fatalities. These printing errors could easily occur due to a number of prepress, production or operational issues. Blocked or misfiring inkjet heads, toner marks, dust, equipment/software glitches or human error (e.g. keying errors) could and do happen at any time. DISCOVERY PharmaPQ is a comprehensive print quality inspection and data verification system for…

Glass Packaging Institute: 2018 Clear Choice Award Winners Announced

Since 1989, the Clear Choice Awards has honored consumer product goods manufacturers who find unique ways to use glass packaging to tell the story of their brand, create glass containers that stand out on the shelf, and feature innovative designs. The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announces the winners of its 2018 Clear Choice Awards, which recognize North America’s top brands and manufacturers creating exceptional designs that shape powerful consumer experiences. The seven winners were recognized during a ceremony at the national Packaging That Sells Conference in Chicago. SOURCE: Glass Packaging Institute