Season 10

July 20, 2022

How To Go From Graphic Design to Packaging Designer | Ep. 99

In this episode I explain my transition from graphic designer to packaging designer and the steps I went through to launch my career in a new-to-me industry. In this episode you'll get a few key insights: 1) How to stand out ...

July 15, 2022

Packaging Files - RGB vs CMYK | Ep 98

In response to some overwhelming feedback on social media let's discuss RGB vs CMYK in the print world and is it time to learn a new trick? In this episode recorded while driving to a press check (sorry of the background nois...

July 12, 2022

How To Choose Sustainable Packaging Materials | Ep 97

Ever wonder how packaging professionals select materials, how they help brands become more sustainable, or how geography can impact the materials you choose? In this episode Evelio shares the first step before you select mate...

June 22, 2022

How Packaging Sounds Is As Important As It Looks | Ep 96

When you design packaging you think about looks, feel, product protection, and maybe you think about competing on shelf. But have you ever thought about how your packaging sounds? The way your packaging sounds can turn off co...

June 20, 2022

Packaging Design, Engineering, and Freelance with Matt Hanzly | Ep 95

Matt Hanzly 3D artist, packaging designer, and engineer shares what he's learned working with consumer electronics packaging in visual, structural, and CAD development. He shares his process of sketching, the tools he uses to...

Packaging Design

May 26, 2022

Designing Type for Packaging | Ep 94

Have you ever hired a type designer to design type for your packaging? Sometimes it feels like that's something saved for the big brands or major agencies, but it's not. Type Designer Scott Biersack and Evelio discuss the fin...

Packaging Design

May 13, 2022

Waste 360 Waste Expo Sustainable Packaging from Vegas | Ep 93

What happens when you get 4 packaging nerds on stage at the largest Waste industry event in Vegas? Find out what we covered, what we learned, and how your packaging decisions are just the tip of the iceberg when we discuss ev...

May 05, 2022

Designing Sustainable Packaging Part 4 of 4 | Ep 92

Whoo! We hit nearly 100 episodes on the podcast, thank you so much for listening. Today we are talking to Michael Napoli of Terracycle and wrapping up our 4 part series on designing sustainable packaging. ** Want to appear on...

Sustainability Packaging Design

April 28, 2022

Designing Sustainable Packaging Part 3 of 4: Reusable Packaging | Ep 91

Michael Napoli, VP of Material Sales at Terracycle, is a designer turned sustainability expert. He shares how design has to evolve to support sustainability and how it's critical to stay informed and not fall behind. Here's w...