10 recent material developments for packaging
Paper, plastic, glass, wood – these and more are packaging materials that we’re all familiar with. But new advancements...Read more
🙂 SCULPTMOJIS 🙂 between classical and digital art
When he does not create colorful visuals for renowned brands, New York-based graphic designer and designer Ben Fearnley tell...Read more
New epda President!
epda Board Member Uwe Melichar has become President of the epda! We thank Malgosia and Renne for their great...Read more
It’s the end of packaging ..
.. as we know it. “And I feel fine!” says Hernán Braberman, Speaker at the epda Congress in Madrid...Read more
How are sustainability efforts changing packaging materials?
If there’s one word you’ve probably been hearing a lot, it’s sustainability. And it’s going to stay that way...Read more
Get rewarded: Red Dot Award 2018
epda members Jennifer Tsai from Proad Identity Taiwan, Sylvia Vitale-Rotta, Team Creatif Group France, and Renne Angelvuo, Win Win...Read more
epda Speakers at Pentawards Conference in Zurich
Anna Lukanina – Depot WPF, Sylvija Graf-Coric – ARD Design, Jean Jacques Schaffner – Schaffner & Conzelmann, and Uwe...Read more
epda Future Packaging Winners 2017 exhibited at PI Zurich
11-12 April: In the middle of technological innovations epda winning designs of the epda Award Future Packaging 2017 are...Read more
10 top ecologically-driven packaging ideas
There are a lot of different considerations when it comes to packaging design. One big one is ecological impact...Read more
A real favorite for the packaging of this paper towel dispenser made by the designer Je Sung Park for...Read more
JØRN aka Jörn Beyer wondered how consumers would react if the biggest liquor brands changed their packaging, more specifically...Read more
Visually flexible, distortedly hard
The famous Japanese design studio Nendo presents his latest project, the design of a collection of totally distorted ceramic...Read more
Sneaker Sculptures to stop smoking
We want to introduce you to the work of artist Jason Ruff, who uses cigarette packs, brochures, food packaging,...Read more
Stora Enso Recreate Packaging Awards Ceremony & epda Congress in Madrid!
Kids Food Packaging has been the theme of this year’s competition. Stora Enso invites all epda congress participants to...Read more
From Pale Beer to Imperial Stout, at just one glance !
The Pantone color chart is an inexhaustible source of inspiration for designers of all kinds. Here is another proof...Read more
What are the trends affecting healthy snack packaging design?
Wellness, self-care, a healthy lifestyle – these ideas have become more and more important to consumers in recent years....Read more
epda Breakfast Talk!
March 15: Thanks for having joined us last Thursday to learn about latest developments in Russian Brand Design. It...Read more
Finger-made rings for fingers
Dmitry Kalmykov is a creative based in St. Petersburg, Russia. Mixing packaging, calligraphy, typography, branding, its field of...Read more
Why a Koi Fish inspired bottle ?
At a time when Japanese sake was delivered in barrels and rice was a valuable commodity, producers did not...Read more
Hang the teabag in your cup!
A great packaging idea for tea created by the young creative Soon Mo Kang. A design in the form...Read more
Register free of charge: Breakfast Talk in Paris
On March 15, Anna Lukanina from Depot WPF, Moscow, will share latest trends in brand design in Russia and...Read more
Packaged. The 7th Global Summit 25 & 26 June, 2018 | Amsterdam
Gain access to a community of top packaging professionals! The two-day programme covers the whole spectrum of packaging. It...Read more
How can 3D printing be used in packaging?
Although 3D printing has been around for a while, it’s only in recent years that it’s started to gain...Read more
Molded chocolate in traditional Malaysian design
To design a mold for the company’s chocolate bars, the London-based chocolate company Beau Cacao invited American designer Adam...Read more
New member Opus B Brand Design
We are happy to announce that Opus B Brand Design from Cracow has joined epda. Pawel Frej and team...Read more
Register now! On March 13 & 14 ENG invites to its annual packaging design & Innovation summit. An inspiring...Read more
Dragon Rouge Warsaw won Brand Identity GrandPrix
In 2017, in the category Product Identity, the prize went to Dragon Rouge Warsaw for Inna Bajka! Inna Bajka...Read more
How is tech changing packaging?
When talking about innovation in packaging it’s easy to focus on materials or design. But how are developments elsewhere...Read more
epda at LEONHARD KURZ
Early this year we had the opportunity to visit the facilities of LEONHARD KURZ in Fürth. It was amazing...Read more
We can’t wait to inspire members, partners and friends with our upcoming activities, to provide opportunities to grow networks...Read more
Planning the Meet & Greet 2018 in Paris
Paris, 11 January: Thank you very much Team Créatif for the great welcome at your offices. We are looking...Read more
The front-runner in edible packaging materials
Is seaweed the packaging material of the future? Let’s be honest – packaging is a bit of an...Read more
In fall 2017 epda carried out an anonymous survey on standards in the design business. The contributions revealed interesting...Read more
Packaging Innovation Forum, February 26/27
The Print City Alliance invites to its Packaging Inspiration Forum! How do trends in society affect the world of...Read more
Final deadline: January 31
It’s high time to get your entries ready for this year’s run. Learn more here.Read more
Top 10 Moments in Packaging
The best packaging designs aren’t just there to be thrown away, but are actually part of the product experience....Read more
Ultra violet: Pantone’s colour of the year 2018
Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Colour Institute, said: “We are living in a time that requires inventiveness...Read more
Fortuna de Luxe Vodka by DDC-Lab
Superiority is a concept closely associated to that of power, superiority is definitely an essence of power. Main characters...Read more
Top 10 dual-use packaging designs
When is packaging more than just a way of transporting and protecting products? The idea of dual-use packaging, where...Read more
747 Studios won the Kicker Tournament!
Dec 1: About 300 packaging designers from in and around Hamburg got together for the Kicker Tournament. After exciting...Read more
DDC-Lab: Retro-futuristic steampunk style for Medovarus beer
Medovarus is the creative result of an original beverage gifted with a unique formulation, made of natural ingredients. It...Read more
When beauty becomes part of everyday life
Being awarded the Légion d’Honneur has led me to take a closer look at over 30 years dedicated to...Read more
How are changes in the retail ecosystem changing requirements for packaging?
There have been a lot of changes to how we shop in recent years. The retail ecosystem has expanded...Read more
Rethink food packaging!
Stora Enso invites to think about revolutionary design concepts that make kids’ food packaging more appealing, fun and enjoyable....Read more
Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur for Sylvia Vitale Rotta!
Paris, 20 October 2017 – We are proud to announce that Sylvia Vitale Rotta, President and CEO of epda...Read more
epda at Viscom, Düsseldorf
19 Oct – epda Members Factor, Pacproject and Win Win Design were part of the conference program in the...Read more
epda has encouraged designers from all over Europe to think about the Future of Spirits’ Packaging and so they...Read more
Time to submit your entries
… to the Brand Identity GrandPrix 2017. Upload pictures, case history and company logo and send original material by post until...Read more
epda Friends met at the Pentawards Trophy Ceremony!
Somchana Kangwarnjit – Prompt Design Thailand, Uwe Melichar – Factor Germany, Catherine Faucheux – monalisa Belgium, Patrick De Grande...Read more
Survey on Design Business: Take part!
Take part in an anonymous 10-minute questionnaire on standards in the design business and win a congress accreditation for...Read more
Get “The Happy Film”!
After a successful tour featuring sold-out screenings all through North America and the UK and theatrical releases in select...Read more
epda Award Future Packaging: Deadline 30 June
Latecomers wake up! You can still take part in the epda Award Future Packaging until June, 30. “Packaging is a...Read more
Need for a change? Yes, definitely.
On May, 19 about 60 professionals from the packaging design and production industry met to discuss the changes we are...Read more
epda Award Future Packaging: Jury Member Cate Trotter
Hey Designers, don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to get prepared for future challenges. We are proud to announce that Cate Trotter,...Read more
epda Workshop on Smart Packaging
April, 6: Hands-on programme for brand owners, designers and packaging production industrials, who came together to learn how to...Read more
epda experts on …
March 12th: epda members share experience! We have put together an article highlighting 7 projects of epda members, who...Read more
WHO sells WHAT to WHOM
This is the title of Lars Wallentin’s 3rd book, which is now available via www.packagingsense.com! “Great brands are work...Read more
How to create better packaging!
Malgosia Pawlik-Leniarska, epda President, will be chairing a workshop at the 13th annual Packaging Design & Innovation Summit. Attendees...Read more
New Member DDC LAB
Welcome to DDC LAB, a young Russian design agency founded in 2007 with offices in Moscow and St. Petersburg....Read more
Can you be innovative every day?
The question is, is it possible to be innovative on a regular basis and harness innovation throughout our professional...Read more