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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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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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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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Packaging for the Sky Bet Championship and the Scottish Premier League

GWD Ltd were approached in March this year by Mercieca Ltd , a UK-based advertising Agency, who wished us to create presentation packaging for Mitre – who were re-launching their Mitre Delta football. In their words, ‘the legend has returned, re-designed, re-invented and … Continue reading

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GWD to the Rescue! Presentation Packaging for new trainer launch.

We mentioned in the previous blog post how Indian Ocean had been let down by their packaging company and came to us in extremis. Bizarrely a similar thing happened a week or two later. In this instance a printing company came … Continue reading

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Primary and Secondary Packaging Functions?

From Candle Box to Keepsake Box Here at GWD  we are used to requests for intricate and stylish packaging. It is not uncommon for boxes to be built with compartments, drawers and miniature shelves (see previous blogs ‘Specialist Packaging For High Street Brands’ … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea, Anyone?

Swivel Boxes and Complex Presentation Packaging It isn’t unusual for GWD to receive requests for some pretty difficult items of packaging. Occasionally, external designers will come up with an extremely complex presentation packaging solution and get it signed off by … Continue reading

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Love is in the air!

Love is in the air! With Valentine’s Day just around the corner we approach the time of year when couples traditionally exchange gifts as tokens of their affection for one another.  Whether you’re in the business of selling chocolates, flowers … Continue reading

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Prestige Presentation Packaging – GWD Ltd and Cornelia James

In 2013 GWD Ltd were commissioned by a glove company to create their presentation packaging (see Gorgeous Gloves go Hand in Hand with Presentation Packaging). This however, was no ordinary glove company but Cornelia James, glove makers to HM The Queen and holder … Continue reading

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Who else is using this to help them sell their product this Easter?

Easter means lots of different things.  New beginnings, bunnies, the end of Lent, Good Friday, Easter Monday, chicks, baby lambs, chocolate and children screaming at you because they’re just desperate for ‘one more Easter egg’. It means all those things.  … Continue reading

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