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Passing-off an upset: Unpacking the Koni vs BAG ruling
Passing-off an upset: Unpacking the Koni vs BAG rulingArticle

Once in a while, an intellectual property judgment is handed down that upsets the proverbial apple cart. The SCA judgment in the Koni Multinational Brands (Pty) Ltd vs Beiersdorf AG case, is arguably such a judgment...

Rachel Sikwane 21 Apr 2021

Reduce inventory costs with fewer SKUs
Reduce inventory costs with fewer SKUsArticle

Fix-a-Form booklet labels from Pyrotec PackMedia have many advantages, just one of which is helping to reduce the number of SKUs...

Issued by Pyrotec 24 Mar 2021

Corona pilots beer packaging made using surplus barley
Corona pilots beer packaging made using surplus barleyArticle

Corona has introduced a new circular form of packaging for its six-packs, made using repurposed surplus barley straw...

18 Mar 2021

Labello calls on creatives to enter packaging design contest
Labello calls on creatives to enter packaging design contestArticle

Winners stand a chance to win R25,000 and have winning designs appear on the brand's packaging...

4 Mar 2021

What's in store for on-pack communication in 2021?
What's in store for on-pack communication in 2021?Article

Emerging trends for 2021 reveal growth for private labels, immersive packaging design and on-pack communication for social initiatives...

Issued by Pyrotec 1 Mar 2021

Autograph Gin: Distilling Something Different
Autograph Gin: Distilling Something DifferentArticle

Of all the various spirit categories that make up the dynamic culture of drink around the world, gin arguably has the most storied past - its heritage tells the story from Benedictine monks and the black plague, to London's gin craze, to the lips of cosmopolitan society.

Issued by Old Friends Young Talent (OFyt) 28 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Safety vs sustainability - the packaging industry's key conundrum
#BizTrends2021: Safety vs sustainability - the packaging industry's key conundrumArticle

The pandemic calls for a paradigm shift in how the packaging industry meets consumer's safety concerns while addressing the threat of climate change...

Nthabiseng Motsoeneng 6 Jan 2021

Packaging during Covid-19 and beyond
Packaging during Covid-19 and beyondArticle

As a $900bn-a year industry worldwide, what does the world of packaging look like now?

Raymond Dube 30 Nov 2020

All the Pendoring 2020 winners and rankings!
All the Pendoring 2020 winners and rankings!Article

The 25th Pendoring Awards, paying tribute to and celebrating South Africa's 10 indigenous national languages, announced its 2020 winners via a Facebook Live broadcast...

13 Nov 2020

Brand Factor launches quirky new UK hand sanitiser brand
Brand Factor launches quirky new UK hand sanitiser brandArticle

Put your Anzupp for Brand Factor! When our client, Healthguard Hygiene UK, saw an opportunity to launch a new B2C hand sanitiser brand, they turned to Brand Factor to create the magic...

Issued by Brand Factor 12 Nov 2020

Webinar: Post-pandemic opportunities in packaging
Webinar: Post-pandemic opportunities in packagingArticle

Industry-expert panellists shared insights around the latest packaging trends and technologies at the recent Propak Cape Connect 'Opportunities in Packaging in the New Normal' webinar...

3 Nov 2020

Gold Pack Awards 2020 showcases SA's best packaging solutions
Gold Pack Awards 2020 showcases SA's best packaging solutionsArticle

The winners of this year's Gold Pack Awards were announced during an online ceremony last week. The awards platform is regarded as the premier event for South Africa's packaging industry...

3 Nov 2020

#DoBizZA: Reassessing our commitment to buying South African
#DoBizZA: Reassessing our commitment to buying South AfricanArticle

Local businesses, manufacturers, petrol stations, retailers, local products and services... in the absence of exports... have carried us through this pandemic, says Proudly South African's Happy Ngidi...

Lauren Hartzenberg 30 Sep 2020

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D&AD Awards 2020: 4 Black Pencils awarded to groundbreaking workArticle

The 58th D&AD Awards Ceremony took place virtually last night where 4 Back Pencils were awarded and South Africa ranked 22nd in the country rankings...

11 Sep 2020

D&AD announces shortlisted entries for final 4 categories
D&AD announces shortlisted entries for final 4 categoriesArticle

Following the final stage of judging, D&AD has announce the shortlisted entries for the final 4 categories: Graphic Design, Packaging Design, Book Design and Newspaper & Magazine Design...

2 Sep 2020

Tetra Pak reacts to demand for sustainable packaging solutions
Tetra Pak reacts to demand for sustainable packaging solutionsArticle

Tetra Pak Southern Africa continues to adapt its value chain to support the circular economy and meet growing demand for sustainable packaging from retailers and food and beverage producers...

20 Aug 2020

D&AD virtual ceremony will celebrate 2020 winners
D&AD virtual ceremony will celebrate 2020 winnersArticle

D&AD has announced plans for a virtual ceremony on 10 September that will celebrate the 2020 D&AD Pencil winners...

19 Aug 2020

Two Green Lemons leads the charge on sophisticated, alcohol-free sippers
Two Green Lemons leads the charge on sophisticated, alcohol-free sippersArticle

"Non-alcoholic products are not about sugary drinks anymore, it is about sophisticated sipping," says Hanneli van der Merwe, co-founder of specialist beverage developer Two Green Lemons...

Lauren Hartzenberg 13 Aug 2020

Is Clover committed to being better in every way? I don't think so
Is Clover committed to being better in every way? I don't think soArticle

The Clover campaign provides the ultimate guide to what greenwashing is, but more soberly, the impacts are yet to be felt...

Melissa Baird 15 Jul 2020

White Square 2020 winners announced
White Square 2020 winners announcedArticle

International Advertising Festival White Square has announced its 2020 winners...

10 Jul 2020

White Square International Advertising Festival announces 2020 shortlists
White Square International Advertising Festival announces 2020 shortlistsArticle

The White Square International Advertising Festival has announced its shortlists for 2020...

2 Jul 2020

South Africa must turn to safer packaging for beer
South Africa must turn to safer packaging for beerArticle

The dangers and illness we have seen in homemade concoctions during Covid lockdown are indicative of what often occurs in the bulk sorghum beer market as well...

Raymond Dube 2 Jun 2020

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ADC 99th Annual Awards Week: 38 Cube winners in Packaging Design, Product Design and TypographyArticle

A total of 38 Cube winners were announced in Packaging Design, Product Design and Typography on the third day of the week-long online ADC 99th Annual Awards...

19 May 2020

Global Young Ones Student Awards 2020: SA wins one Gold and one Bronze
Global Young Ones Student Awards 2020: SA wins one Gold and one BronzeArticle

Students from the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography won Gold and Bronze at this year's The One Club for Creativity's global Young Ones Student Awards...

13 May 2020

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D&AD announces 2020 programmeArticle

Following D&AD's announcement earlier this year confirming the 2020 Awards would go ahead in a digital capacity due to the global coronavirus outbreak, the organisation has announced its programme for the 58th edition of their annual awards...

6 May 2020

Finalists announced for global ADC 99th Annual Awards
Finalists announced for global ADC 99th Annual AwardsArticle

The One Club for Creativity has announced the finalists for the global ADC 99th Annual Awards...

21 Apr 2020

Winners announced for Winemag Label Design Awards 2020
Winners announced for Winemag Label Design Awards 2020Article

The winners of Winemag.co.za's Label Design Awards for 2020 have been revealed, with three gold awards allocated for wine, and two each for beer and spirits...

2 Apr 2020

The Glenlivet updates packaging to attract younger whisky drinkers
The Glenlivet updates packaging to attract younger whisky drinkersArticle

The Glenlivet is aiming to open the world of single malt whisky to a new generation of whisky drinkers by revealing a new look for the bottles in its Ultra-Premium portfolio...

3 Mar 2020

On its 100th birthday, Jungle Oats opens R208m mill in Cape Town
On its 100th birthday, Jungle Oats opens R208m mill in Cape TownArticle

Jungle Oats celebrates its 100th birthday this year, and the iconic brand has just revealed a new mill in Cape Town and a refreshed communication strategy...

Lauren Hartzenberg 25 Feb 2020

Why social-ready packaging should be a priority in retail
Why social-ready packaging should be a priority in retailArticle

Brand presence via Instagram, Facebook and Twitter is now a necessity rather than a choice, therefore a brand's packaging must matter as much as the product inside...

20 Feb 2020

SA Plastics Pact signed, 2025 targets set for circular economy
SA Plastics Pact signed, 2025 targets set for circular economyArticle

South Africa is the latest to join The Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Plastics Pact global network, aligned with its New Plastics Economy vision...

6 Feb 2020

How the Shoprite Group is curbing its plastic packaging waste
How the Shoprite Group is curbing its plastic packaging wasteArticle

The Shoprite Group is now using the 4,000 tonnes of plastic returned annually to its distribution centres to produce its 100% recycled and recyclable plastic shopping bags...

22 Jan 2020

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SA's VMLY&R wins Silver at 2019 Epica AwardsArticle

The 2019 Epica Awards winners have been announced with South Africa's VMLY&R's "Don't Tell Me What To Do" campaign for Edgars winning Silver in the Branded Content - Music Video category...

22 Nov 2019

Best in SA packaging shine at Gold Pack Awards 2019
Best in SA packaging shine at Gold Pack Awards 2019Article

The winners of this year's IPSA Gold Pack Awards, the premier showcase for the South African packaging industry, was announced at Inanda Club in Sandton on 30 October...

Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Nov 2019

SA creative meets Scotch inspiration and Soweto Heart is born
SA creative meets Scotch inspiration and Soweto Heart is bornArticle

New Ltd Edition by Just Design captures Scottish Leader through the eyes of local creative collective I See A Different You...

Issued by Just Design 15 Nov 2019

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#EpicaAwards2019: SA's VMLY&R announced as one of the finalists!Article

The 2019 Epica Awards shortlist has been announced with South Africa's VMLY&R's "Don't Tell Me What To Do" campaign for Edgars revealed as a finalist in the Branded Content - Music Video category...

12 Nov 2019

Plastic Atlas highlights scale of global plastic pollution crisis
Plastic Atlas highlights scale of global plastic pollution crisisArticle

The Heinrich Böll Foundation and the movement Break Free From Plastic have published the international English edition of the Plastic Atlas...

7 Nov 2019

PETCO releases definitive guide to recyclable packaging design
PETCO releases definitive guide to recyclable packaging designArticle

To facilitate efforts by companies to think about their product packaging with reuse and recycling in mind, the PET Plastic Recycling Company (PETCO) has released a definitive guide to packaging design...

9 Oct 2019

Pentawards 2019 honours best in global packaging design
Pentawards 2019 honours best in global packaging designArticle

The winners of the annual Pentawards, a prestigious packaging design competition, were recognised at a gala ceremony held on 12 September in London. Microsoft scooped the top Diamond prize...

16 Sep 2019

Albany Bakery prints student's winning bread packaging design to celebrate Heritage Month
Albany Bakery prints student's winning bread packaging design to celebrate Heritage MonthArticle

To celebrate South Africa's rich history of art and food this Heritage Month, Albany Bakeries will print a young South African artist's winning design on the packaging of millions of loaves of its Albany Superior White and Albany Superior Brown bread during September...

Issued by Bullion PR & Communication 6 Sep 2019

Albany Bakeries marks Heritage Month with Esther Mahlangu-inspired art
Albany Bakeries marks Heritage Month with Esther Mahlangu-inspired artArticle

To mark Heritage Month, Albany Bakeries will print the packaging of its Albany Superior White and Albany Superior Brown bread with a young person's reimaging of Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu's work...

30 Aug 2019

The quiet rise of rum and dark spirits
The quiet rise of rum and dark spiritsArticle

The world of drinks is changing and it's a once in a lifetime shift from traditional, heritage brands to modern, urban, idiosyncratic brands which are more relevant for today's consumer...

Rowan Leibbrandt 29 Aug 2019

Inaugural awards crown South Africa's best craft gins
Inaugural awards crown South Africa's best craft ginsArticle

South Africa's vibrant craft gin industry was on show at the first South African Craft Gin Awards, held at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel on Wednesday evening...

Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Aug 2019

Toymaker Hasbro to phase out plastic packaging by 2023
Toymaker Hasbro to phase out plastic packaging by 2023Article

Hasbro, one of the world's largest toy manufacturers, has stated its ambition to eliminate all plastic in packaging for new products by the end of 2022, including plastic elements like polybags, elastic bands, shrink wrap, window sheets and blister packs...

21 Aug 2019

Steenkamp captions this, “#nocaption: Let the design do the talking.”
#BehindtheSelfie with... Karen SteenkampArticle

This #WomensMonth, we go behind the selfie with Karen Steenkamp, creative director at young and dynamic empowerment agency, Sum of 21 Academy...

Leigh Andrews 19 Aug 2019

Nike South Africa's "Just Do It: Caster Semenya" wins Gold at inaugural Gerety Awards
Nike South Africa's "Just Do It: Caster Semenya" wins Gold at inaugural Gerety AwardsArticle

The winners, including Nike South Africa's "Just Do It: Caster Semenya", of the inaugural Gerety Awards have been announced...

1 Aug 2019

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The impact of plain packaging on brand valueArticle

The debate around the issue of plain packaging once again highlights the value of product branding and its impact on brand value...

Catherine Kruger 30 Jul 2019

SA brands among top 10 Design Impact Awards winners
SA brands among top 10 Design Impact Awards winnersArticle

South African entrants Maq and Playboy Deodorants are among the top 10 winning brands in the 2019 Nielsen Design Impact Awards, which recognise successful package redesigns in the global CPG space...

26 Jul 2019

J&M Famous Biltong undergoes rebranding
J&M Famous Biltong undergoes rebrandingArticle

J&M Famous Biltong recently underwent a rebranding - introducing a new logo and packaging...

24 Jul 2019

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