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Trend Report – Kraft Paper

We’ve been talking about The Kraft Paper Trend Kraft paper has come a long way from its humble beginnings. It is now a key packaging trend that can be seen across a whole range of categories and products. The beauty of Kraft Paper is that it provides instant packaging cues including environmental and organic credentials, […]

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Trend Report – Beautiful Botanicals

We’ve been talking about Beautiful Botanicals It may only be January, but flowers are blooming everywhere. Whilst floral prints have been a key trend in fashion and interior design for a few years, in 2015 the prints are sharper and more botanical. We’re also seeing this trend emerge in branding and packaging design. Inspired by […]

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Trend Report – Sweden Sans Font

We’ve been talking about Which font are we? There’s nothing like a type font to sum up the personality and values of a brand. It works for product packaging so why shouldn’t it work for whole nations? After all, we each have our own set of values and idiosyncrasies. Sweden have obviously recognised this and […]

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Food & Drink Autumn Snapshot 2014

Welcome to the Food & Drink Autumn Snapshot, filled with everything from local and rustic to the brave and bonkers from around the globe. Best served with a West Country Scrumpy and a Wild Boar Sausage Roll – enjoy! Look inside our Autumn Snapshot here: DGI Food & Drink Autumn Insights 2014

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Home & Garden Autumn Snapshot 2014

Welcome to the first edition of our Home and Garden Snapshot – a quarterly roundup of some of the activity in the Home and Garden Industry. From best practice point of sale and trend information to weird and wonderful objects we’ve found, there’s something for everyone! Look inside our Autumn Snapshot here: DGI Home & […]

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Trend Report – Mono Mania

We’ve been talking about Mono Mania… Having cast off its Sixties connotations, Monochrome has been a key 2014 trend in fashion and interiors. Different hues may come and go but Black and White are classic, fundamental colours that bring a freshness to any design. Whilst fashion has adopted bold pattering and prints, interior design has […]

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