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Branded’s A-Z Beginners Guide to POS

Welcome to the ever-changing and diverse world of Point Of Sale. Here at Branded Design we want to make your experience exciting and unique, a bit like us! We have curated a beginners guide to the POS industry that will help you navigate your way through the lingo, substrates and processes. Adhesive: Any viscous substance used in manufacture and closure or folding cartons. B Flute:  Flute thickness of approx. 3mm. It is commonly used for POS products, die-cut cartons and self-supporting products. B flute can be printed directly on or

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Wikkelhouse

For the last 4 years, Dutch design company Fiction Factory have been designing, creating and perfecting the Wikkelhouse, made from cardboard. It all started with a modular shape. Large roles of corrugated cardboard are used to create the house. The cardboard receives a coating of eco-friendly adhesive, then it is wrapped around a full-sized frame, 24 times. The process is quite impressive. The final touches include a waterproof coating and wood paneling to protect it. The house is modular so can be built in under a day and be any size

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Key Design Terms Every Marketer Should Know

It’s always super helpful when you have a deeper understanding of the design process to help you in your marketing efforts. Basic knowledge of design terms can help you communicate your ideas to the designer more clearly and achieve your desired outcome quicker! If you’re ready, let’s go! Alignment: The lining up of elements to achieve balance and order. There are four main ones: center, left, right and justified. Analogous: This colour scheme uses colours that are next to each other on the colour wheel. Eg: green, yellow, orange. Complementary:

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Tomorrow Machine Packaging

Tomorrow Machine, a design studio based in Sweden, has been producing some of the most innovative packaging design concepts. Not only are their choice of substrates is so unique and creative they are also sustainable. And that’s what we love! This Too Shall Pass: Basmati Rice The packaging is made from soft beeswax, soy-ink printed and dusted with a pearlescent blue. To open, you act as if you were peeling an orange. Extra Virgin Olive Oil The packaging is made from caramelized sugar, coated with wax. To open, you crack

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