Exhibitor catalogue

Jaarbeurs Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands
10 - 12/04/2018

Innovation partners

GBO Innovation makers

GBO Innovation makers


5700AV Helmond

For over 25 years we as GBO innovation makers have worked on our clients’ success by developing & realizing outstanding products from our services:

- Graphics & Brand Communication
- Design & Product Engineering
- Projects & Full Service Development.

Operating from our offices in Helmond, Antwerp and Hong Kong, our clients gain global insights and local solutions.

By dynamically deploying our services, we reduce the time-to-market and ensure our clients to have all the tools needed to successfully innovate. GBO innovation makers!


Product news

  • Hello new Jumbo packaging!

    In 2014 we designed the Jumbo packaging for steak tartare. Jumbo was very pleased with the result and contacted us to support them in the development of the packaging of their private label fabric softener. Needless to say, this makes us extremely proud.


  • Jacques jury member iF DESIGN AWARD 2017

    Co-owner of the successful product design company GBO Innovation makers, Jacques Gramser, has been asked to be a member of the jury that appoints the winners of the world famous iF DESIGN AWARD 2017. The award ceremony will take place at March 10 2017 in BMW Welt Munich.


  • Four GIO Awards 2015!

    The winners of the Good Industrial Design (GIO) Awards were announced this month. Four products we recently designed and in some cases even completely delivered were awarded! The award winning products were presented to the public during an Dutch Design Week (DDW) exhibition from the 17th until the 25th of October in ‘Het Klokgebouw’ in Eindhoven.


  • GBO nominated for FD Gazellen Award!

    GBO has been nominated for the FD Gazellen Award 2014! The awards are granted to companies that realized a revenue growth of at least 20% over the past three years. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on November 25 in Veghel.

    Jeroen op ten Berg: ‘This is the second time this year that we have been nominated for a business award and that makes us feel proud! It shows we are on the right track with achieving our goal which is to link design to business.’

    The past 25 years GBO received a large number of national and international design awards. It would be fantastic if we could add our first business award to this collection this year!


  • Nomination High Growth Awards for GBO

    Wednesday the 29th of October Mark Relou (Rabobank Helmond) handed the nomination of the High Growth Awards to the management of GBO. With this, the design agency has a chance to win the title: ‘Beste groeier in de regio Zuid-Nederland en Zeeland’. The winners of the High Growth Awards will be announced during a ceremony at the Rabobank Duisenberg Auditorium in Utrecht on the 19th of November.

    Jeroen op ten Berg, director GBO: ‘It is an honor to be presented as an example for Dutch entrepreneurs by the panel of Port4Growth judges. GBO’s aim is to connect design and business. Not only for our clients, but also for our own company. This nomination shows we are on the right track with achieving this goal!

    Eye for quality
    Every year Port4Growth and its partners Rabobank, Philips and Grant Thornton organize the High Growth Awards, a competition for Dutch companies that show extraordinary growth performances. All competitors are being assessed by the panel of judges that consists of experts and successful entrepreneurs. The assessment is not only focused on the quantity of the growth, but even more on the quality. This aspect makes this competition unique.


  • Eight GIO awards for GBO DESIGN

    Eight products which we designed were awarded the GIO award (Dutch only), a recognition for Good Industrial Design. A large number of products gets evaluated by the GIO jury each year. The products are divided into various categories such as consumer products, food & retail and concepts.