PACKAGING INNOVATIONS London 2011
The Design Village
The Design Village is an inspiring design zone situated on the gallery overlooking the rest of the show, which has attracted much praise from many of the UK’s leading brands. The Design Village brings an attractive and exciting new sector presenting innovative Design Agencies, Branding Agencies, and Mock Up Consultancies in one focused hub. The Design Village represents a unique opportunity for brand owners to meet face-to-face with creative professionals.
Reach, a packaging communication consultancy, are one of the companies that have re-booked for next year. Caroline Hagen, Managing Partner at Reach, comments:
"The Design Village is the perfect opportunity for us to share our core belief: that consumers don't derail creativity, they inspire it. We want to talk to marketers who are in interested in how consumers can be used upstream to co-create robust design strategy, instead of being used as judge and jury at the concept stage."
Blue Marlin CEO and Group Managing Director, Andrew Eyles says: “We were delighted to be part of PACKAGING INNOVATIONS London 2010 and in particular the new Design Village. We met a quality audience of marketers and designers and created an area that refreshed and inspired. The hydration station for body and mind was a great success!.”
Andrew also gave an excellent presentation at the show demonstrating the importance of marrying aesthetics, commercial effectiveness and environmental impact in design.
Cygnus Associates, a graphic design agency that prides itself on offering ‘more than just words and pictures’ in its yellow world, specialises in a number of disciplines from brand identity, design print to packaging and overall marketing strategies.
The ‘face’ of Cygnus, Sales Director Marc Brown, and his trusty team showcased their latest creations in the Design Village, Marc Comments: "It was impossible to miss us, we were the ones in yellow shouting ‘we are more than just words and pictures’ – and it was great to see the exact crowd of creatives we were looking for!”
Commenting on the PACKAGING INNOVATIONS London Design Village concept, easyFairs UK Managing Director, Matthew Benyon says:
“The Design Village is the perfect opportunity for some of the country’s leading creative minds to not only showcase their latest offerings to the packaging and marketing world, but also to develop relationships with fellow like-minded professionals. It’s going to be an exciting part of the show, which I’m sure will attract much attention by all who attend.”
Design Village visitors include:
- Communications Managers/Directors
- Marketing Managers/Directors
- Brand Managers
- Category Managers
- Product Managers
- Design Strategists
- Design Managers
- Creative Managers
If you would like to discuss exhibiting with us in more detail, please feel free to contact us at any time.
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