Sustainable Shoe Box

Viupax revolutionary shoe packaging, designed by Andreas Kioroglou, founder of the Greece based design studio Matadog Design. After two years of designing, researching and testing, the ultimate sustainability shoe packaging has been developed, as it incorporates a number of innovative features. It’s designed to be more sustainable and cost effective compared to traditional shoe boxes by using much less cardboard and…

Environmentally Friendly Can Collar

Can Collar™ is a durable, environmentally friendly ring alternative, made from 86% paperboard, a renewable, fiber-based material, using the minimum amount of material required to still firmly hold the cans in place, and be water resistant. The Can Collar™ is recyclable where facilities exist to recover poly-coated paperboard products. Developed by packaging company WestRock. Muskoka Brewery who is…

FibreForm Packaging

BillerudKorsnäs FibreForm® offers new opportunities for all kinds of packaging solutions where previously traditional papers have had their limitations. With extremely high stretchability comes the possibility to replace plastics with striking and personal packaging solutions in exciting shapes. FreeFormPackTM is a leak proof fibre based container formable in 3D FreeFormPackTM gives designers and brand managers the…

Paper craft with love

Fantastic paper craft by Kim Walltin, packaging designer based in Malmö, Sweden. “I have been inspired and delighted by paper since when I studied Product Development and Design, where my thesis was a disposable snuff cup in just paper, aimed at restaurants. When transforming a one-dimensional sheet of paper to obtain a three-dimensional gut tingling…

Teahouse Exclusives

Designed by Peter Schmidt Group. “Tea drinkers are individuals of strong character, people who like to indulge in a moment of deceleration in their daily lives, and this is the target group of Teahouse Exclusive’s “Everyday Line”. The packaging is of a bronze, shimmering quality and adorned with loosely drawn images of different cups and…

By Kristina de Verdier On 20 March, 2015 In , , ,

Froosh in paper packaging

Froosh, now in paper packaging, Cartocan. Froosh, an independent swedish company with offices in stockholm, copenhagen, helsinki and oslo. They have been revolutionising the beverage shelf with their intriguing and controversial messages on the packages. “Our business is fruit: we don’t do anything else. our froosh products are designed to give consumers in the nordic countries…

Tolånga Smör

Tolånga smör is a micro dairy in southern Sweden. The butter is produced of ecological and unpasteurised cream and flavored with untreated sea salt from Camargue. The packaging is made by the owner Louise Andersson who, when she´s not churning butter, is working as a landscape architect. The butter contains of a few but very good…

By Kristina de Verdier On 18 August, 2014 In , ,

Unelefante

Designed by Unelefante, Mexico. “Before founding Unelefante, I designed and produced jewelry and other fashion accessories for over ten years, so I know for sure a few things. Most people are not willing to take risks when buying a product, specially if it’s a gift, so, why not turn an ordinary something into a very…

By Kristina de Verdier On 6 August, 2014 In , ,

Marou Chocolate Treasure

Nice chocolate packaging, designed by Rice Creative, Vietnam. “Marou Chocolate hand selected the finest cacao beans grown on small family-owned farms on the remote island of Tan Phu Dong (Đảo Kho Báu), stretching from the two northernmost arms of the Mekong Delta all the way into the sea. This is a truly the rarest of…

By Kristina de Verdier On 17 April, 2014 In , ,

Gazpacho Andaluz

Gazpacho Andaluz by Come Home is a very nice food concept, with a beautiful retail packaging solution.

By Kristina de Verdier On 30 December, 2013 In , , , , ,

Beijing 8

Brand identity and packaging for a Chinese restaurant, designed by Stockholm based Garbergs Project. Beijing8 is a dumplings & tea restaurant chain for slow fast food with an organic state of mind. The design agency explains the idea as a combination of a simplistic scandinavian and colourful Chinese style. And they have been using clever and cost-efficient  packaging…

Delta Bio Organic Milk

“Spoondesign was asked from Delta Dairy -the leading Greek dairy company – to design their new organic milk range (Delta Bio), consisting of a 3,5% full fat milk and 1,5% fat semi-skimmed milk. The concept was to create a sense of ”innocence”, to depict the values of the organic farming procedure, with a simple -yet…

By Kristina de Verdier On 9 December, 2013 In , , ,

La Lepre Stanca Tourmalet

  La Lepre Stanca Tourmalet. A coffee brand created by a team of cyclists who love bicycling and value a good cup of coffee along the strada. The team is known as La Lepre Stanca. The name of the coffee comes from an iconic place in the bicycling world – Col du Tourmalet is located in the…

By Kristina de Verdier On 5 December, 2013 In ,

Bread Concept Triple Sales

        It´s nice to follow up and see how well a product makes it to the market. Identity Works designed this Crisp Bread Concept for Leksands Knäckebröd. And can now tell that it has outperformed even the most modest sales estimations. “Currently 3 times expected volumes it goes a long way to showing…

By Kristina de Verdier On 21 November, 2013 In , ,

Simply Chocolate from Copenhagen

Simply Chocolate is based in Copenhagen. “Up here it’s too cold to grow cocoa beans. But it´s hot enough to have a love affair with great chocolate. Copenhagen is a very old city with a highly vibrating pulse and plenty of room to nurture a new kind of chocolate. Since we began in 2011, a lot…