News & other intresting things
étiq links 40 Hi! April was a coffee-fueled month, and despite working under the pressure of deadlines, we have collected useful design-related stuff that we believe you will be interested in.
étiq links 39 Wow, it seems as if Q1 has flown like one month. Sounds familiar? We have started a couple of highly innovative projects that will hit the market this summer and next year (teaser). But let’s get back to the news selected by the é team in March.
étiq links 38 February passed quickly, and we are grateful to the entire universe that spring has finally come. The marketing and design world has delivered plenty of news while we have selected only the best. So let’s dive into what we care about.
étiq links 37 In January, we cared about the right market segmentation, the issue of cultural appropriation, and even molecular drinks, while a couple of projects caught our designer’s eye.
étiq links 36 Three years. We have been writing étiq links for so long. It means we’ve delivered more or less 360 selected news items that touched our professional eyes and hearts. And what we understand from our day-to-day conversations — some were relevant to you as well.
étiq links 35 Guess what? Last week we e-celebrated our 6th b-day! We feel like we’re on fire. And the world is our desire! But let’s go back to the most exciting news that touched our hearts last month.
étiq links 34 In this release, we promise you not to talk about the pandemic and instead to serve you a selection of design-related stuff that touches our minds and souls. Be calm, and go further.
étiq links 33 What a time to be alive! The biofilm that dissolves in your soup, the battle of copycats, the pet care products that look like your own, the mushroom-based gift box, and even the self-erecting package. Want to know more? Let’s go ahead.
étiq links 32 August was hot in terms of workflow, but we managed to gather a bundle of useful news for you. Get familiar with cloud-based brand guidelines, maskne, luxury-looking food takeaway concept, and a lot more.
étiq links 31 Here we are again! And we promise that we have prepared a bunch of clickbait headlines, from antimicrobial textiles to water bottled from clouds, and even a brain-teaser on how to sell a label-free bottle without a barcode. Curious?
étiq links 30 While the summer mood is in full swing, we come with less in quantity, but with one in-depth insight among the news. Here are only the best eight to read and apply.
étiq links 29 Summmertiiime, and the livin’ is easyyy. Fish are jumpiiing, and the cotton is hiiigh. Oh, we’re singing as we’ve reaped a fine crop of fresh design-related news. So, take a look!
étiq links 28 What a paradox – it seems like time in quarantine flies at double speed. Another month has gone, we are working in top gear but keep our promise to share the news that touched us during April.
COVIDesign: As Little As Possible. ASAP. Some observers say we are in an unprecedented situation where health and economic crisis meet. Others say that we are at the state of war. Those others might be right. If so, then humankind has faced various battles many times.
étiq links 27 At the beginning of March, we didn’t realize that when we would talk about packaging, we would tackle the environmental vs. self-protection dilemma delivered to us by COVID-19. Therefore, first of all, we share two meaningful articles by Dieline with other news to follow.
étiq links 26 For the new spring season, we serve you a wide range of our last month’s findings. From eco-barrier paperboard and new plastic currency to marketing stunts that we have loved and trendy terms that we are already familiar with.
étiq links 25 We’re feeling confident to share a bunch of the best links we collected during January / Dry January / Veganuary – call it whatever you choose. In short: the future is still bright, data-driven, creative, and sustainable.
étiq links 24 24th release means that it’s a two-year celebration! It means that we have spotted and delivered approximately 240 bits of news in a nutshell. For this occasion, we would like to ask you what we could do better?
étiq links 23 From a visual trends report, and the future of packaging initiative to a footprint game, and the largest poop image database. By the end of the year, we’ve collected probably all you need to know in 2020.
étiq links 22 Pop-up shops are going mainstream. Bold private labels were invented before it was cool. Pocket-Sized World is our new favorite term. And a bit of vanguard art and food innovations on top of that. So grab a bunch of the best links we found in October.
étiq links 21 Men’s skincare market continues to grow. Brands keep playing with packaging, often with a social goal in mind. The gaming industry is gaining momentum. Grab a dose of our (now your) stimuli.
étiq links 20 Back to school? Or to your regular innovation-driven mood. At least, we hope so, and we’re here to serve you only the best packaging and branding news from the month of August.
étiq links 19 First-ever fully recyclable paper flow-wrap, refillable future, gestural packaging and unpredictable branding collabs we found in July. Want to know which are the weirdest?
étiq links 18 While the heatwave hit record highs in June and headlines announced that hell is coming, the core theme in packaging and branding has remained sustainability.
étiq links 17 Hey, it’s summertime! So enjoy the best packaging and branding news that happened in May. From a store of the future to trolling your competitors. From color dot to trend report. Take a spritz and sip them.
étiq links 16 What’s up? It seems like a lot of disruptive branding news happened in April. The best part is that you don’t need to sweat since we've collected everything you need to know to keep your business up to date. Ok, not everything, but here is what we’ve caught for your attention.
étiq links 15 While the spring is brightening our minds, we’re happy to share a bunch of the best links we collected during March. The future is bright. The future is sustainable. The future is fantastically foldable.
étiq links 14 While the first day of spring has come, we’re feeling confident about a bunch of the best packaging and branding news that we have selected for you last month.
étiq links 13 Wow. What an inspiring start of the year! Brands take a step further on various social causes, dairy food company introduces plant-based products while global brands in Davos unveil their biggest circular economy initiative. Take a breath and dive in.
étiq links 12 Woohoo! We’ve done our first year of étiq links. And received dozens of appreciations from our clients so we won’t stop in 2019. Bellow is a monthly portion of brain food.
Artificial and Organic Waste Turns into a Fashion Feast We live in an inspirational age of science, when it seems like anything can be made (or remade) of anything. It is only necessary, figuratively speaking, to look around your yard and find the artificial or organic waste.
étiq links 11 While the year draws to an end, take a look at branding and packaging links we’ve collected during the last month. From brand values to the law of the brand, new opportunities for ready-to-drink industry and 2019 trend forecasts, just to mention a few.
étiq links 10 The 10th edition of design and branding industry links. Take a look at what we’ve selected during October. Sustainability theme, the emerging importance of social values, shift in Scandinavian beauty concept and more food for thought.
étiq links 09 Multi-pack shrink wrap is dead, unexpected brand collabs hit the top gear, champagne goes in space, meanwhile ten US senators have received Blood on Your Hands Soap. Short but full stories inside.
étiq links 08 Unexpected attempts to register LOL and WTF, possible future of e-tail shopping, AI based beauty concept and more interesting stuff! Short read – strong brain feed.
étiq links 07 The 7th compilation of disruptive packaging & branding news and we’re not going to stop inspiring you. Take a break. Only 10 minutes read could save your life. Ok, business at least.
étiq links 06 June was a month of impressive partnerships and cross collaborations; once again sustainability and some amazing innovations in packaging world that our team wants to share with you. So grab a drink and enjoy!
étiq links 05 We’ve spotted a bunch of disruptive news in May. These are consumer-centric environment, sustainability, high-tech innovation, health-conscious game players just to mention a few.
étiq links 04 That’s right, it’s a fourth edition of links we’ve responsibly selected in April. The sustainability theme goes major and the beauty industry news follow up. Enjoy!
étiq links 03 Seems like our initiative is turning into a tradition driven by hunger for packaging and branding industry news. Here is a third bunch of freshly selected links revealing what we have found in March.
étiq links 02 We continue our promise to share the links we found the most interesting during past month. Here you'll find just a small bundle of what we have found in February.
étiq links 01 Everyday we’re seeking dozens of sources related to the packaging and branding industry. We would like to share the ones we find most interesing for you! So from now we’re starting our monthly étiq links feed.
The Rising Star of Baltic Packaging Design: part 4 The last part of the article published on The Dieline: A Closer Look at the Rising Star of the Design Industry: the Baltic Region. Written by our design strategist Edvardas Kavarskas.
The Rising Star of Baltic Packaging Design: part 3 Do you remember your daily life before Google? Dive in another part of the article by Edvardas Kavarskas publish on The Dieline! The World is Flat: a Slow-Growing Industry Gets Hit by Crisis. Stay tuned for the part 4.
The Rising Star of Baltic Packaging Design: part 2 Follow-up of the article about Baltic Packaging Design: Finally Independent to Make Mistakes. Written by our design strategist Edvardas Kavarskas. Published on The Dieline! Stay tuned for the part 3 and part 4.