Author Archives: Simon Thomas

Packaging for Sporting Promotions and Events

So here we go again – another World Cup and another sporting summer:-) We are writing this on the day of the opening ceremony in Russia 2018, and we are looking forward to five weeks of international football, as well … Continue reading

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A Royal Wedding and Our Royal Connections

You can’t have failed to notice that there’s another Royal wedding in the offing, and we at GWD are very pleased to offer our congratulations to Harry and Meghan in advance of their special day. We have always had something of … Continue reading

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FIFA 18 Game Packaging

With the FIFA World Cup about to kick off this June, we thought that there would be no better time to talk about the packaging we created for EA Sport’s FIFA 18 videogame  in September last year. We often create packaging … Continue reading

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Egg-cellent packaging for Easter!

Egg-cellent packaging for Easter! For many, Easter means time off school, overdue family time, beautiful daffodils starting to head in the gardens and not to mention… eating copious amounts of delicious chocolate! We have all been there; sitting on the … Continue reading

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COMPANY FOCUS: Harry Specters

COMPANY FOCUS: Harry Specters Award-winning flavours and positive social change – that’s Harry Specters. Mona, Shaz and their son Ash, who has autism, are behind this social enterprise. While visiting a chocolate shop on a holiday in Scotland in 2011, … Continue reading

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Valentine’s packaging from GWD Ltd 

Love is certainly in the air here at GWD! Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion for many to show friends and family that they are loved. For GWD, it is the perfect occasion to help individuals box this concept up … Continue reading

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Astro

COMPANY FOCUS: Astro  Founded in 1997, John Fearon and James Bassant came together to create Astro with a shared commitment to British lighting design and a passion for quality and precision. Now entering their 20th year, Astro’s creative ethos has … Continue reading

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Christmas packaging from GWD Ltd

We are certainly getting into the Christmas spirit here at GWD Christmas is always a busy time for us here at GWD and is a period which we start early on in the year (sometimes as early as May!). We … Continue reading

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A Wedding In Ibiza – Specialist Boxes for a Special Day

We have spoken of weddings many times previously in this blog – we produce specialist boxes for wedding favours for example – however we were pleasantly surprised by a commission we received earlier this year for a special wedding being … Continue reading

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GWD and ‘The Ant’

‘Crafting’ as a hobby has experienced a massive growth over the past 5 years, and the crafting industry has grown alongside it. While other sectors have suffered there seems to be no end in sight for companies who provide for … Continue reading

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