Here's a preview of our top packaging trends for 2021, you can download the full pdf below.
1. BOLD, FLAT DESIGNS
Bold, flat artwork can be a quick way to capture a consumer’s attention and create brand identity.
3. BEAUTY OF NATURE
Using natural textures (wood grain, floral, vines, etc.) is a great way to communicate that your brand is upscale and environmentally friendly.
4. STRUCTURAL INNOVATION
Stand out from the crowd or offer a solution with your packaging structure. For example, child-resistant packaging is now required in the cannabis industry – GLS designed rigid box packaging that includes child-resistant technology.
5. EYE CATCHING ARTISTRY
Packaging is your chance to let your brand shine. Many companies are doing this by having artists design their packaging with bright and bold patterns, illustrations, and textures.
6. NO NONSENSE BRANDING
Simple packaging design with obvious consumer information bold and center is increasing in popularty. These designs identify exactly what the customer is searching for and make it very obvious.