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Packaging trends: could imperfection be the new luxury?

Packaging trends: could imperfection be the new luxury?

Rejecting a zero-flaw mentality, the trend for imperfection, even in the luxury realm, is catching on. Formes de Luxe reflects on this growing movement as exemplified by branded products in less-than-perfect textile, wood, ceramic and glass,...

07/05/2023 | Trends
A new target market for LUXE PACK Monaco: home care

A new target market for LUXE PACK Monaco: home care

The market for home fragrance is booming, and spirits, fine foods and even automotive brands are reflecting on their olfactive signature. In response to growing demand, luxury packaging trade show LUXE PACK Monaco is introducing a dedicated...

Eva Jospin for Ruinart: Champagne landscape reimagined

Eva Jospin for Ruinart: Champagne landscape reimagined

Paris-based visual artist Eva Jospin was Ruinart’s artist of choice for the 2023 edition of its Carte Blanche project. Inspired by the Champagne region’s richness, Jospin has created a collection case around a Jeroboam of Blanc de...

05/02/2023 | DesignCrafts
Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Luxury beauty companies that offer innovative packaging, turn waste into valuable products and offer eco-friendly alternatives to traditional active ingredients will be the ones to get ahead, according to a new report from UK-based...

06/16/2022 | MaterialsInnovation
Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK 2022: Sustainable packaging innovations on show

Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK 2022: Sustainable packaging innovations on show

Exhibitors at sustainable luxury packaging trade show Edition Spéciale by LUXE PACK this week praised the high caliber of visitors and the quality of business exchanges. The show, which welcomed 2,081 visitors, a 2.7% increase on last year,...

06/02/2022 | SustainabilityCSR
Global Brands launches premium spirits division

Global Brands launches premium spirits division

UK-based Global Brands, an independent drinks producer and distributor, has created spirits division Inspirit in a bid to capitalize on the growing trend for premium drinks.The division is launching with a focus on gin and includes brands...

02/25/2020 | Spirits

Saint Jane takes CBD to new heights in beauty

Saint Jane takes CBD to new heights in beauty

CBD has found a home in the premium beauty sector with US brand Saint Jane. The company’s premium offer includes the Luxury Beauty Serum ($125 for 30ml), Luxury Body Serum ($58, 120ml) and Microdose Lip Gloss ($28). The brand name, a nod...

Easyfairs readies for launch of PLD's first edition

Easyfairs readies for launch of PLD's first edition

On January 29th, Easyfairs will inaugurate the 16th edition of packaging show PCD/ADF with an offer featuring a slew of new areas and experiences. A major novelty in 2020 is the launch of PLD (Packaging of Premium and Luxury Drinks), an area...

01/15/2020 | CosmeticsDecoration
Bormioli Luigi’s steps towards sustainability

Bormioli Luigi’s steps towards sustainability

Frédéric Montali, strategic marketing manager at Bormioli Luigi’s fragrance & cosmetics division talks to us about the Italian glassmaker’s strategy to become a greener company.What are your ecological priorities?In terms of...

12/19/2019 | Eco-designGlass
US drinks market: trends to watch

US drinks market: trends to watch

Drinks analyst ISWR has ranked the top trends to look out for in the US spirits market. We highlight three directions that may not be new, but seem to be retaining their momentum: health consciousness, sustainability and premiumization ...

12/18/2019 | StrategySpirits