Ashley.Florence / Posted on Oct 13, 2017, 9:35 AM

JRINK Juicery of Washington D.C. is a cold-pressed juicery that was seeking an expansion through rebranding. The focus of JRINK Juicery is to produce high- quality cold pressed juices that are made with 100 % fresh locally sourced produce. Their rebranding goal was to reduce packaging costs while…


Nutella Creates Unique Redesign with Algorithm

Ashley.Florence / Posted on Oct 11, 2017, 11:03 AM

Ferrero Rocher, Nutella’s manufacturer partnered with Ogilvy & Mather Italy , an Italian advertising agency to create a redesign project, Nutella Unica. The advertising agency created a redesign by utilizing an algorithm that was pulled from a software database containing multiple patterns and…


USDA’s Most Common Labeling Mistakes

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Oct 10, 2017, 8:22 AM

The Unites States Department of Agriculture has strict guidelines for labeling. These guidelines are meant to protect the consumer from misleading or vague ingredient listings and claims. However, the label approval process can be extensive and arduous. FSIS, the Food Safety and Inspection Service,…


Label Review: 130

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Oct 4, 2017, 9:56 AM

Armonía Botánica of Costa Rica cultivates the richest peanuts grown on farms in Central America to provide customers with handmade peanut butter. This all-natural, organic peanut butter sets itself apart in the food industry because of its product label. 130’s label was created by Gitanos and was…


Meet the Team: David Bouley

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Oct 2, 2017, 10:04 AM

Position: Sourcing/Technical Manager Years at Dion: 10 Responsibilities: Manage all purchasing, receiving, service, maintenance, facilities, special projects, etc.


Label Review: Brandless

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 29, 2017, 8:40 AM

Brandless is an online store that launched this past summer. Created by Tina Sharkey and Ido Leffler, Brandless offers, “unrivaled quality products without BrandTax™ - the hidden costs that come with buying a national brand.” On the website you will find everyday household items, of the highest…


Wake Up Your Coffee Label Packaging

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 25, 2017, 11:05 AM

Coffee and tea come in a variety of packaging; tins, cans, boxes and bags, and each package needs a label (or two). Artisanal coffee and teas are quickly gaining popularity as many food and beverage products are trending towards small-batch, quality, and sometimes organic products. No matter what…


Label Review: Forty Ounce Wines

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 22, 2017, 8:45 AM

In the past few years, we’ve seen a shift in how wine is packaged and advertised. In addition to the standard wine bottle, you can find wine packaged in boxes of varying sizes with spouts, pouches, mini wine bottles and individual juice box-style boxes. The latest comes from Forty Ounce Wines. Forty…


Recap: Natural Products Expo East 2017

Amelia.Stasky / Posted on Sep 21, 2017, 9:25 AM

Dion Label Printing exhibited at the 32nd Annual Natural Products Expo East this past week. Held at the Baltimore Convention Center, this show continues to grow with over 29,000 attendees. The Natural Products Expo East tradeshow was a success. With over 1,500 brands exhibiting, including 451…


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…