Caution: Contents Hot—Award-Winning Local Coffee Roaster Gets a Fresh New Look

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 13, 2017, 9:56 AM

Article originally published on on August 28, 2017. Article written by Natalie Mouradian. BRIGADE draws upon local imagery to craft a strategic new brand identity and packaging design for the popular Massachusetts café, Esselon. The design features striking linework illustrations and…


Is Your Artwork Print-Ready?

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 11, 2017, 2:18 PM

Label artwork that is print ready will ensure your label printing process goes smoothly. When having your label artwork designed, ask your designer to package your design using the following guidelines:


Dion Label Printing to Exhibit at Natural Products Expo East 2017

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 8, 2017, 9:12 AM

Dion Label Printing will be exhibiting at Natural Products Expo East this year, once again! The show begins September 14 and runs through September 16 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland. Be sure to stop by booth #2715 to speak with one of our label specialists about your next packaging…


Only 110 Days Until Christmas…

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 6, 2017, 8:01 AM

With pumpkin spice lattes lurking around every corner, summer feels like it is slipping away. But this is actually the best time to prepare your packaging for the upcoming holiday season.


Label Review: MatchaBar

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 1, 2017, 9:35 AM

MatchaBar was founded by brothers Max and Graham Fortgang in Brooklyn, New York. In an effort to get away from the coffee and energy drinks they had become accustomed to as full-time students, they ventured into the world of matcha and never looked back. Determined to bring matcha to New York, Max…


Building a Wine Label

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Aug 30, 2017, 8:46 AM

Building a wine label (or two if you have a front and back label) can be an overwhelming task. How much information should be included? And what does that information mean? Luckily, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) breaks down the legal content needed on a wine label.


Label Review: Spreewood Distillers

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Aug 25, 2017, 1:02 PM

Spreewood Distillers is a distilling company located in Germany, but their Stork Club whisky packaging is making an impact worldwide. They’ve eschewed traditional whisky labels and set themselves apart on the shelf.


Farmer's Market Season Isn't Over Yet!

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Aug 23, 2017, 12:18 PM

Though summer is winding down, there is still time to sell your products at the local farmer’s market. Whether you use a jar, box, or bag, there are a number of options to stand out!


New Seal Pops Up on Craft Beer Labels and Bottle Caps

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Aug 22, 2017, 3:58 PM


Specialty Spirit Materials

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Aug 18, 2017, 9:11 AM

Sometimes a bold, bright design is not always the right solution for a specialty wine or spirit label. Often times a rich, textural material will stand out more and create a more exclusive look. The following materials can provide this look: