Inspiration Board

The monthly newsletter with a collection of current and innovative finds from the creative industry and Fast Moving Consumer Goods. Not yet on our mailing list? We would be delighted to have you: Nils Hoffmann.

INSPIRATION BOARD JUNE

The Inspiration Board is our newsletter, where we feature new packaging developments in the world, news concerning our company and products included in our pacarchive. If you want to attract the attention of selected brand owners, agencies and other key customers, we recommend featuring and becoming a part of pacproject’s inspiring community. Click here, to get in contact with us and find out more about prices, terms & conditions.

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News & Press

When it comes to brands, trends, developments, packaging or people, we don’t get tired of reporting it. There is always something new in our industry. Read about what excites us right now:

epda yearbook

Pacproject has been included in "the year of advertising 2017" book. In this book the most important developments and campaigns of the year are presented, and our company movie can be found on page 245. The movie can also be experienced live here. You are also very welcome to visit our agency and look at the book itself. It would anyway be nice to meet you. Please call Nils Hoffmann: +49 40 80 90 539 - 78

INSPIRATION BOARD MAY

The Inspiration Board is our newsletter, where we feature new packaging developments in the world, news concerning our company and products included in our pacarchive. If you want to attract the attention of selected brand owners, agencies and other key customers, we recommend featuring and becoming a part of pacproject’s inspiring community. Click here, to get in contact with us and find out more about prices, terms & conditions.

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Lyondellbasell: Building Tomorrow's Flexible Packaging Solutions – 13th & 14th June 2017

Pacproject will feature as a guest speaker at the Lyondellbasell innovation event series. There we will hold a presentation and take part in an expert panel discussion addressing trends and how they effect and define requirements in the flexible packaging industry.

lyondellbasell.com

Creative Packaging Dialogue 2017 – 30 June 2017

There is a simple rule for packaging: Whatever it promises, it must live up to it. But how does packaging actually communicate? Which trends are reflected in which benefits? The Pacproject Trend Connector enables you to try out straight away how quickly and how simply certain packaging properties can be reasonably associated with trends and benefits. Why not drop in and become a member of our expert jury?

creativverpacken.de

NEW ADDITION TO THE CONSULTING TEAM

Melanie Ruhnke has joined our consulting team. She graduated in 2011 as a packaging technology engineer at the University of Applied Science in Leipzig. During the past 6 years, she has gained a great deal of experience as a packaging development engineer working for BSN medical, a global leader in the worldwide health care market. Furthermore, she successfully completed a moderator training for creative workshops. We are delighted to welcome Melanie to the team!

EPDA CONGRESS, MAILAND 19TH MAY 2017

Consumers are demanding: they want customisation, have high expectations of products and packaging, want to make purchases at the push of a button and expect infinite availability. It is a huge challenge to brand owners, packaging producers and designers. Come and listen to the thoughts of Carsten Bußhoff, followed by a panel discussion [agenda], and learn how design professionals perceive the changes of the past few years.

Contact Carsten

Hamburg Marathon 2017 – MOPO relay warm-up

During the Hamburg Marathon 2017, April gave us its complete product portfolio. Rain, hail, wind and in the end even the sun came out. Nothing could stand in the way of the pacproject team with Michael Collard, Marian Süss, Alexander Witt and Volker Muche giving everything they had. All pacproject units where present: CAD, Design, Consulting and Account Management and the result was a respectable 3:27h - 69th men’s relay team.

Results

Weltpremiere: Coating Wheel© zur interpack 2017 Neues Verpackungstool von ACTEGA Terra und pacproject

Hamburg, 28 April 2017. Coating specialist ACTEGA Terra will be presenting itself to the audience at interpack 2017 with a world innovation. At the focus of the trade fair appearance this year will be the assessment and work tool Coating Wheel© developed in collaboration with the packaging agency pacproject.

Pressemitteilung (PDF)

The Packaging Wheel© in the Creativ Verpacken

In this year's Interpack edition of Creativ Verpacken, you will find our PackagingWheel©, first on the front cover and also hidden in the cover flap. The magazine also contains a three-page article about the Coating Wheel© developed together with ACTEGA, the associated joint project with ACTEGA, Stora Enso and KBA, and our Open Knowledge Pool.

Trendtag Glas Hamburg 2017

Meet Jörg at the Trendtag Glas in the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg. (18.05.2017) Get in touch:

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Jörg Kuhlmann takes over BDVI Group North

pacproject’s Consulting Director Jörg Kuhlmann takes over the BDVI Nord group leadership. Jörg Kuhlmann, with his broadly distributed network, has taken on the role to transform the negative image of packaging into a positive one. For every problem in the packaging industry, we have a solution. The outlook should be as pacproject demonstrates, always concentrating on the product and the requirements of the customer, no matter which material.

Interview - Jörg Kuhlmann takes over BDVI Group North (PDF, only in german)

INSPIRATION BOARD APRIL

The Inspiration Board is our newsletter, where we feature new packaging developments in the world, news concerning our company and products included in our pacarchive. If you want to attract the attention of selected brand owners, agencies and other key customers, we recommend featuring and becoming a part of pacproject’s inspiring community. Click here, to get in contact with us and find out more about prices, terms & conditions.

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The Packaging Wheel© will be introduced to the public for the first time.

Pacproject organizes a workshop for ACTEGA, where people work with a variant of this tool, the Coating Wheel©. The focus is on coatings for paper based packaging. You can register with following link.

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SAVE FOOD KONGRESS @ INTERPACK: PACKAGING IN DIALOGUE

“What can packaging do to promote consumer education and provide information about avoiding food losses?” This question and other decisive issues revolving around the problem of food waste and loss will be addressed by Dirk Löding of Schwartauer Werke and Jörg Kuhlmann of pacproject in their talk given at the SAVE FOOD Congress on 4 May 2017 as part of interpack 2017.

save-food.org/SAVE FOOD Congress 2017

Inspiration Board March

The Inspiration Board is our newsletter, where we feature new packaging developments around the world, news concerning our company and products included in our pacarchive. If you want to attract the attention of selected brand owners, agencies and other key customers, we recommend featuring and becoming a part of pacproject’s inspiring community. Click here, to get in contact with us and find out more about prices, terms & conditions.

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SPOT ON! NEW PACKAGING CONCEPT FOR LEDLENSER

Perfect products are generally the result of teamwork – as in this case, too. A range of high-quality packaging cartons was developed by pacproject and KW43 for Zweibrüder Optoelectronics new outdoor range of Ledlenser lamps. Durable materials and integrated inlays provide sufficient robustness and protection for this premium outdoor equipment. To underscore the high quality of the rugged carton box, we selected a magnetic closure.

Read more (www.neue-verpackung.de, german)

pacproject @ easy fairs 2017

Last year we participated in an Easyfairs workshop. In a team project, Sophia Barth developed the winning packaging concept (not launched) for edding L.A.Q.U.E.. On April 5th 2017 at 10:30 we will be at the Easyfairs exhibition in the Arena Berlin discussing the topic: Brand Packaging Enhancement with the Coating Wheel©. Which coating reflects the right enhancement for my brand and packaging? The Coating Wheel© delivers all the know-how you need.

Get in touch with us in advance for free entry.

pacproject auf tour!
symposium institute of plastic processing (IKV)

Meet Jörg at the symposium of the IKV regarding
"Rigid Packaging - New trends and innovationen" in Aachen. (4-5.4.2017) Get in touch:

Contact Jörg!

Interview with Tobias Kredel – Open Knowledge Pool

Tobias Kredel presents a new open source approach to innovation for the packaging and branded goods industries. Follow the below link to discover what is behind this open source / open innovation thinking. Available in German only.

Interview - Tobias Kredel - Open Knowledge Pool (youtube, german)

New to the club: A man for difficult cases – Ole Bolling

15 years ago, Ole Bolling founded the company pacproject with his fellow student colleague Olaf Starken. Their plan: To bring the two different worlds of packaging engineers and creative designers together, to develop successful and effective packaging solutions that work. - available only in german language

club! Magazin

Pacproject auf Tour! DVI Kongress Berlin

Meet Ole at the DVI Congress in Berlin. (23–24.3.2017) Get in touch:

Contact Ole!

VILLEROY & BOCH RELAUNCH OF THE GIFTPACK

Villeroy & Boch has partnered with pacproject to relaunch their tableware gift range. Focus areas, among others were to enhance the present character, reduce the complexity of the current packaging portfolio and enable an easy packing process.

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Pacproject on tour! SOLPACK 2.0 in Munich

Meet Jörg at the SOLPACK 2.0 in Munich. (8–9.3.2017) Get in touch:

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First Advent calendar counting backwards

Whoever believes that advent calendars always have to have 24 little doors is mistaken. Hamburg-based product developer for packaging solutions “Pacproject” came up with a sophisticated idea. They designed the first countdown calendar that no longer counts upwards but down.

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Pacproject on tour! EuroShop Duesseldorf

Meet Jörg at the EuroShop in Duesseldorf. (5–9.3.2017) Get in touch:

Contact Jörg!

Inspiration Board Februar

The Inspiration Board is our newsletter, where we feature new packaging developments in the world, news concerning our company and products included in our pacarchive. If you want to attract the attention of selected brand owners, agencies and other key customers, we recommend featuring and becoming a part of pacproject’s inspiring community. Click here, to get in contact with us and find out more about prices, terms & conditions.

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PACARCHIVE FEATURE OF THE MONTH - PIRLO

Innovative suppliers have the opportunity to be a part of our Inspiration Board pacarchive feature page to introduce their company and promote their products. This month, we present Pirlo’s WorldStar awarded shaped metal cans, which demonstrate that sustainability, functionality and design can unite to create truly innovative packaging.

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Inspiration Board January

In our current inspiration board, we reveal new trends against the throwaway society, we present a unique metal surface on our "Sponsored pacarchive Page" and show how intelligent products and packaging make for a brighter future - and much more.

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NICE DESIGN WANDERS FROM TABLE TO TABLE

Press article Interpack Magazin, 11/2016 - Whoever believes that advent calendars always have to have 24 little doors is mistaken. Hamburg-based product developer for packaging solutions “Pacproject” came up with a sophisticated idea. They designed the first countdown calendar that no longer.

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PACPROJECT SIGNS ON-THE-GO UTENSIL AGREEMENT WITH ECO TENSIL

Pacproject has signed an agreement with US company EcoTensil to offer the European market an eco-friendly “on-the-go” utensil. Tim Bourne at Pacproject recognized a gap in the European market for an Eco friendly “on-the-go” utensil.

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THE WINDOW BOX SEASON IS COMING TO AN END

Press release Pacproject, 08/2016 - Hamburg – 1 September 2016. Germany is still full of them: beautifully decorated balconies and terraces with geraniums, daisies and other flowers. However, autumn isn’t far off, and we’ll soon be saying farewell to the colours and fragrances of summer.

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SAVE FOOD INTERVIEW WITH ALEXANDER WITT

Press article Interpack Magazin, 01/2016 - Pacproject has been involved as a member in the SAVE FOOD Initiative for some time now. We’re convinced that packaging can be deployed to reduce food losses and food waste along with their negative consequences for people and the environment.

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For Press related Questions please contact Melanie Streich:

STREICH KOMMUNIKATON
Wilhelmshöher Str. 2
12161 Berlin

Tel +49 (0)171-1775610