Editor of Touchpoints magazine, writer for Packaging Europe magazine and design enthusiast!
Bepanthen has launched a new range of products for the everyday management of dry skin with new branding, packaging designs, typography and illustrations.
The new labels with metallic finishes maintain NFC communication performance and are designed to be visible and positioned in places that consumers can easily access.
Consumers' desire for easier access to jar drives inspires new design.
Beatson Clark presents new amber bottle with a design based on pharmaceutical bottles.
Brave Robot Ice Cream, launched by The Urgent Company, is publishing its carbon footprint on the packaging, responding to retailers' and consumers' demand for more transparency.
UPM Specialty Papers recently launched UPM Ascendo™ Pro – a multifunctional, fibre-based packaging solution.
Magpie Studio creates brand and pack design for hair care line Khali Min that balances the company's Egyptian roots and a modern aesthetic.
Göttsche Design develops packaging with clear design elements for B2B hot drinks brand deleev & BO.
GPA Luxury discusses how the company created eight different designs for the 237 different whisky sets priced at £20,000 each.
Brush, silicone wiper and formula work together to create positive consumer experience.
Brand and packaging refresh sets out to reflect the company's commitment to natural ingredients and help consumers navigate the probiotics category with more ease.
We take a closer look at LiquiGlide, the technology behind Colgate's new clear PET toothpaste container.
B&B studio reimagines keto brand FATT with bold branding and a brave new voice.
Peperami has unveiled a new packaging design and logo spanning its core range of products as it looks to target a wider and younger demographic.
New pack aims to reflect the contemporary image of the whisky.
Design consultancy Pemberton & Whitefoord LLP has created a "strong yet sensitive" identity and packaging design for a range of female supplements, VITASMART™.
The new design plays to vegan category code whilst aiming to evoke taste apeal and convey naturality.
We take a closer look at how NFC can help address the "multi-billion dollar problem" of wine counterfeiting and offer a personalized journey.
Slice Design creates branding and packaging for new Zaz Chocopops.
Following a successful trial last year, Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has launched its #WhatTheFanta campaign, which aims to "bring more mystery to the soft drinks aisle."
Maison Berger's home fragrance Collection Senso is packaged in a glass bottle by Stoelzle Masnières.
The launch is based on what European customers have described as their ideal spirits bottle.
The Touchpoints team is pleased to announce the launch of a space where packaging design students can share and showcase their work.
Pearlfisher creates new visual identity for the whisky brand that sets out to reflect the culture, climate and resources of the American Northwest.
sebamed presents shower range in solid form and with new pack design.
Slice Design creates packaging refresh for Witch that features familiar colours and new iconography.
Sappi explains how its recently developed folding box boards can help to create a sense of luxury for premium cosmetics and chocolates.
B&B Studio created new brand and packaging for insect-based pet food Aardvark that moves away from the incorporation of human food cues.
German consumer rights organisation Verbraucherzentrale NRW takes a closer look at pack designs and uncovers some problems.
The Coca-Cola Company has announced a new design system for the Coca-Cola trademark.
Fearne & Rosie has revealed a bold new look for its range of reduced sugar jams and spreads for children, created by Bun Studio.
The Label Makers has recently produced a series of can labels for the launch of Slingsby Gin’s ultra-premium RTD range.
Velox’s marketing manager Merav Sheffer explains how digital decoration systems can help engage consumers with visual and tactile experiences.
How can the tools of neuro marketing help to dig deeper into consumers' hidden motivations?
The Be More Plant Box is described as a vegan gastronomic experience you can assemble yourself.
Japanese artist creates astonishing sculptures out of packaging.
Chateau La Grace Dieu des Prieurs Magnum wine has received an award in the product design category of the Red Dot Awards. We take a closer look at the bottle design.
Littlemill Testament has launched in custom-made hand blown crystal decanters from Glencairn Crystal Studio.
A close-up look at how smart packaging can improve the consumer experience and how smart product platforms can help.
A closer look at Dove's recently launched refillable deodorant.
Collaboration enables personalisation of soup packaging with individual Valentine's Day messages.
ScentSeal® addresses the hygiene challenges that comes with using in-store testers.
Appartement 103 talks us through the redesign process for a traditional wine with the aim to increase desirability for future generations.
Fraunhofer ISC & partner wins OE-A award for electronically printed anti-counterfeiting label that could help prevent fraud in the luxury goods sector.
New eye-catching label for The Kraken Black Spiced Rum using black matt wine uncoated paper.
We catch up with Pentawards' Adam Ryan to gain insights into the changing world of packaging design.
Design agency This Way Up created a look that maintains a link to Nairn's roots but also attracts new, younger customers.
Delve deep into the world of smart packaging with AIPIA.
VPI creates pack for Clarins moisturiser that incorporates PET and rPET.
Avery Dennison has announced the launch of atma.io™, a new digital venture that the company says bridges physical and digital worlds.
Cosfibel Group has launched six different collections that cater for the ever-growing e-commerce trend.
Targeting young consumers in China, the new, "youthful" design sets out to differentiate Menton as a premium choice among other flavoured water brands.
The Thornton & Ross disinfectant brand has been redesigned by PB Creative.
Lumson has developed a dropper that it says combines aesthetics and functionality, offering a "functional and futuristic" concept.
Redesign for fruit and vegetable packaging takes inspiration from fast food visual cues.
An exploration of how attitudes to packaging and its functionality have changed over the past seven years.
Burgopak creates gift card packaging for Nando's that sets out to provide an engaging and memorable experience for the recipient.
We find out how V-Shapes sets out to reduce consumer frustration when it comes to single-serve packaging.
PB Creative collaborates with street artist Ben Tallon to bring graffiti inspired illustrations to life.
Stora Enso and Junghans have collaborated to deliver a watch and box design with a "premium and sporty" style.
Rich Quelch, Global Head of Marketing, Lifestyle Packaging explores how the online retail boom has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Packadore Collective explores how reducing materials can result in a more sustainable pack with shelf appeal.
Popular Austrian soft drink gets a "gender-neutral" makeover.
Texen Beauty Products creates bottles for an ambitious fragrance project.
Branding and packaging design agency Appartement 103 talks us through the process of rejuvenating the packaging for Cardenal Mendoza Clásico Brandy.
Tetra Pak and Appetite Creative share their views on developments in connected packaging as well as opportunities for brands.
The brand sets out to help conjure memories for consumers of fun nights out enjoying music with friends, of “living the moment”.
Online retailer Thrift+ has developed a mailing bag with a QR code instead of a label for clothes in cooperation with Duo UK.
Square shaped bottom Easter egg enables packaging without plastics.
Moving beyond CAD to make pack designs jump off the page online.
Hoffmann Neopac has launched a direct purchase microsite for its recently introduced digital tube decoration service.
London fragrance house Penhaligon’s released a collection of coffrets channelling its English heritage.
Czech design agency Cocoon talks us through the redesign process of a classic drink.
Pure Trade offers a different take on the traditional advent calendars with LANCÔME's Love Calender LA NUIT Trésor.
Cardbox Packaging has developed an alternative to plastic laminated ice cream cups which are a common part of food packaging industry.
Special edition gin released with "colourful and contemporary" design.
Quadpack introduces its patented full-wood family of closure systems.
Christoph Waldau, CEO of Berndt+Partner Creality, identifies five ‘golden rules’ for communicating sustainability through packaging.
Seymourpowell unveils design for Silent Pool Rose Expression gin, the first of the Distiller’s ‘Expressions Series’.
A designer has found a canny solution to show consumers what the beer in a can looks like.
Exploring the role of Easter egg packaging during challenging times.
New design for local craft beer brand for the Hong Kong market.
A close look on the waste management and recycling communication on packaging.
Inviting inspired takes on the sanitiser pumps now on counters across the globe.
The family winemakers at Chêne Bleu have created a gift box that can be personalised.
Cosfibel presents 100% cardboard collection for Yves Saint Laurent.
The Amazon logo, conceived by design agency Turner Duckworth, is instantly recognisable and has become a modern classic.
Independent brewer BrewDog is now making hand sanitiser at its distillery in Aberdeenshire.
Here at Touchpoints, we are keen to showcase transformative design from its early, conceptual stages to the finished product.
From sketch to shelf – how the art of clock making inspired a perfume bottle.
We catch up with Lush's Nick Gumery ahead of his appearance at PACE.
Pure designs Yardley’s 250th anniversary packaging.
Bridging the gap between current foam sealant applicator technologies for better customer experience.
We speak to one of the masterminds behind the Fanta spiral bottle.
PB Creative has continued its collaboration with Unilever to create a new Rexona antiperspirant range.
Bringing automotive injected plastics technology to the beauty industry
Moving female hygiene products out of the "cabinet of shame".
Exploring the design challenges and opportunities of different packaging materials.
Ball Corporation has launched a new impact extruded aluminium bottle line: the Infinity™ Aluminium Bottle.
Do we reflect local culture in brand design?