How Consumer Insights Positively Impact Product Design

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When clients come to us at Product Ventures for design, they actually receive so much more.

Through decades of experience with product and package design, we have developed a unique approach to the design process that provides 360 degrees of consideration for your business’s needs while prioritizing cost-effectiveness and time efficiency. And it all starts with consumer insights.

Leading with consumer insights lets us find designs that are objectively better for consumers and that improve outcomes for our clients. Armed with a tried-and-true research process, we work to create high-quality designs that best fit within people’s lives and stand the test of time.

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Everything You Need to Know About Great CPG Packaging Design at Scale in 2023

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Everything You Need to Know About CPG Packaging Design at Scale in 2023 Take a moment to picture the packaging of your favorite product. Maybe it’s a snack, makeup item, or device. Why does it catch your eye, and if so, how? Do you love its colors or shape? Is it easy to use? Easy […]

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Shrinkflation and Downsizing: What to Accomplish (and Avoid) When Downsizing Packages

Shrinkflation, Brand Reputation and Imagination: What To Do (and Avoid) When Downsizing Packages Not long ago, Stuart Leslie, VP of Industrial Design at Product Ventures, noticed something amiss with his ice cream. He was splitting a pint of a popular brand of ice cream with his wife and daughter — something they’ve done many times […]

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Consumers Prove Convenience Eclipses Sustainability— What Can CPG Companies Do?

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Consumers Prove Convenience Eclipses Sustainability — What Can CPG Companies Do? Sustainability efforts are a lot like the much-maligned paper straw: Without structural integrity, it doesn’t work. Paper might be better for the environment than plastic, but it sometimes comes at the expense of the consumer experience. Likewise, sustainability initiatives like recycling only go so […]

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6 Great Takeaways on How to Balance Sustainability with Consumer Experience

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It’s Not Easy Being Green: 6 Takeaways on How To Balance Sustainability With Consumer Experience In an era of COVID and climate change, consumers care about safety, integrity and environmental impact. But at the same time, “more than ever, consumers desire convenience,” says Stuart Leslie, Vice President of Industrial Design at Product Ventures. “Case after […]

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Packaging Digest: Sustainability and Modernization Drove Dial’s Latest Package Redesign

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Sustainability and Modernization Drove Dial’s Latest Package Redesign Henkel’s new, more sustainable packaging for Dial Body Wash delivers a premium look and feel and an ergonomically designed closure. Kate Bertrand Connolly 1 | Oct 04, 2023 Redesigned packaging for Dial Body Wash features a revitalized structural design that is more environmentally friendly than the previous packaging. […]

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New Work: Plenity Packaging Design

New Work: Plenity Packaging Design Product Ventures ‘ packaging design  for Gelesis’ Plenity is now available to the public. Plenity is a FDA-cleared weight loss aid that takes up space in your stomach and helps you feel fuller at meal time throughout the day. Product Ventures designed the secondary packaging for Plenity’s single dose pods […]

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New Work: Cambio Roasters

Sustainable Packaging Design Cambio Roasters launched a new, one-of-a-kind line of exceptional tasting coffee K-Cups® that are both planet- and people-friendly. Cambio pods are recyclable, packaged with wind power, support coffee farmers, and packed with the world’s finest coffees. To prepare for their expansion, Cambio Roasters invited Product Ventures to help visually translate their brand […]

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Celebrating 30 Years!

Exciting News: Product Ventures is acquired by CPG private investor group led by Sean Bisceglia