Inspiration Adds Life to your Brand

In the 1980’s and 1990’s business was all about being big and powerful. Big meant being successful, established, trusted. Company logos were strong and projected that bigness, that global reach. Today, that’s all changed. The pandemic and a younger demographic has altered the way people shop and connect to the brands they frequent. Shoppers want […]

The Plastic Dilemma in Retail

The initiatives addressing single use plastic in retail are well documented globally.  Plastic bags, hangers and other plastic packaging contribute significantly to more than 300 million tonnes of plastic waste created around the globe annually.  How are retail and brands responding?  Groups like Beyond the Bag have been formed to evaluate how to reduce the […]

Nexgen strengthens their sustainability portfolio with the acquisition of Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions.

  Westmont, Ill. July 20, 2021/ PRNewswire/ – Nexgen Packaging, an industry leading supplier of packaging for the retail, apparel and footwear industry, today announced the acquisition of Oakland, Ca. based Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions’ assets. This acquisition strengthens Nexgen’s leadership position in supplying retailers and brands with environmentally conscious packaging solutions. “Ditto has an […]

Products with conscience

Like most industries today, sustainability proclamations and commitments are an integral part of the retail and brand business vernacular. Companies CSR (corporate social responsibility) speaks to their economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic positions while public companies are adopting Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG).  Strong commitments towards sustainability goals take an equally strong trim product portfolio […]