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Excessive Packaging Examples

Excessive Packaging Examples

There is no doubt about it: companies are slowly but surely making the move to more minimalist yet more efficient packaging design. With outlets on social media making it easy to call out companies for distasteful overuse of natural resources, organizations are now working hard to be eco-friendly and effective with their packaging. Here, we take a look at the some of the companies who have yet to ... »

Gender Neutral Packaging

Gender Neutral Packaging

The goal of many popular retailers today is to be rid of previously constricting gender stereotyping in the toy, clothing, and food industries. In the past, colors like blue and pink were associated with boys and girls, respectively. Young boys would wear jeans and t-shirts while girls were often put into cute dresses with glittery shoes to match. Labeling such items as being for “boys” or for “gi... »

Creative Holiday Packaging

Creative Holiday Packaging

One of the best parts of the holidays is the holiday packaging from companies that value the more artistic side of being merry and spreading cheer. Whether the designs are simple and refined or flashy and vibrant, these holiday packaging examples are the epitome of what the holiday spirit is all about. Starbucks Although Starbucks has frequently found itself in the middle of a holiday cup controve... »

Top 10 Worst Packaging Mistakes

Top 10 Worst Packaging Mistakes

As much as we all love our favorite brands, most of them have made some pretty big packaging faux paus at some point in the brands’ lifetimes. Whether the errors were religious, sexist, or just downright rude, some packaging ideas took things a bit too far. Here, we have compiled the top 10 worst packaging mistakes for your viewing pleasure. Starbucks’ Christmas Cups Last year, Starbucks was under... »

Cool Wrapping Paper

Cool Wrapping Paper

Whether you want it to be or not, it’s time to start thinking ahead to the holidays. Once Thanksgiving is over, you will only have a few weeks to gather presents, cool wrapping paper, and festive decorations. Yikes! To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of some cool wrapping paper options that won’t break your budget but will make your presents look fab. Kimoji Wrapping Paper That’s right... »

Worst Branding Remakes

Worst Branding Remakes

Advertising is everything for a company. Whether you are in the entertainment market or the non-profit sector, branding and promoting are key components to seeing your organization succeed. While it is important to evolve your brand as times change and company goals change, some companies were unable to transition from their old brands to their new ones, resulting in some of the worst branding rem... »