Package Design Unboxd

Package Design Unboxd

Your ears are about to unbox the best damn packaging design podcast.

Learn everything from the basics of packaging concept development to what is required to recycle packaging. My goal is to teach you the ins and outs of packaging design and how to build a brand, an agency, or a department that focuses on sustainability and delivering memorable consumer experiences.

Our guests are leaders in their industries. They're eager to teach, explore, and discover the future of packaging design.

If you are interested in appearing or advertising on the podcast please contact us. We'd love to hear from you.

 

 

Recent Episodes

Waste 360 Waste Expo Sustainable Packaging from Vegas | Ep 93

May 13, 2022

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 e…

Sustainability Packaging Design

Designing Sustainable Packaging Part 4 of 4 | Ep 92

May 5, 2022

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 o…

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

April 28, 2022

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 …

Designing Sustainable Packaging Pt 2 of 4: Carbon Neutrality | Ep 90

April 21, 2022

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. Now if …

Sustainability Packaging Design

Designing Sustainable Packaging with Terracycle Pt 1 of 4 | Ep 89

April 12, 2022

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. Now if …

Packaging Design Business Of Packaging

Packaging Design En Español con Hernan Braberman | Ep 88

April 4, 2022

En el episodio de hoy hablamos con Hernan Braberman Director de Diseño de Tridimage de Argentina. Trabajan con marcas de todo el mundo y tratan con productos de todos los sectores. En este episodio, aprenderá sobre empaques …

Packaging Design

Designing Emotion Into Your Packaging | Ep 87

March 23, 2022

Jennie Potts Design Director of B&B Studio shares how their work infuses emotion into packaging and why your brand needs a personality. In today’s episode we discuss some of the work she’s done with B&B studio, one of my fav…

Guest: Jennie Potts

ButterflyCannon's Innovation & Sustainability Manager | Ep 86 Part 2

March 16, 2022

How do you build a career steeped in innovation and sustainability, where do you get the experience to begin, and what does it mean to manage that process? This episode we speak to Jenny (Cairns) Greenwood, Innovations and S…

Sustainability

Simplifying Sustainable Packaging with ButterflyCannon | EP 85 Part 1

March 14, 2022

Today’s episode is a 2 parter, we’re speaking with Jenny Cairns, ButterflyCannon’s Innovation & Sustainability Manager. We spoke for so long about a few different things that it actually made more sense to break it up then t…

Guest: Jenny Cairns
Packaging Design

FMCG Packaging Design with NH1 Design | Ep 84

March 9, 2022

Evelio ( @eveliomattos ) and Neha Tulsian ( @NehaTulsian ) discuss designing packaging for FMCG in India at NH1 Design , and how balancing culture and society can impact packaging design decisions. Here are three massive thi…

Guest: Neha tulsian
Packaging Design

How To Design Start-up Packaging in 10 Days | Ep 83

March 4, 2022

Evelio Mattos ( @eveliomattos ) sits down with Jamie Ellul ( @jamie ellul ) to discuss how Supple Studio created the iconic Frahm Jacket packaging that won several awards at Pentawards ( @pentawards ) last year. How he built…

Guest: Jamie Ellul

Codifying the Package Design Process

Feb. 25, 2022

How do you design packaging that is infused with sensuality, time, and a place, while delivering it in an aesthetically relevant pack? Asa Cook Creative Director of Intertype Studio explains how his 2 year old studio won the…

Packaging Design

The Packaging Design Competition You Need to Enter | Ep 81

Feb. 16, 2022

Pentawards, the most prestigious global packaging design competition is back in 2022! Adam Ryan and I discuss the changing landscape of packaging competitions and why diversity matters in building a global design community. …

How to Write a Packaging Design Proposal | Ep 80

Feb. 14, 2022

Have you ever tried to write a Package Design Proposal and didn't know where to start? We discuss the discovery phase of your packaging proposal in this episode, everything that is required and everything you need to conside…

Packaging Design

Packaging Design & NFT Integration

Feb. 7, 2022

I just bought an NFT solely for the packaging design. Insane? Probably. I bought the Chinese New Year release of Gelnfiddich's 21 year old single malt scotch that comes in a beautifully illustrated box by Chineses Artist Rlo…

Guest: Evelio Mattos

Recent Blog Posts

The Truth About Recycling Packaging in 2021

What materials are accepted, how does recycling work, and how is recycling failing? Take a complete tour and get answers to questions asked by a professi…