Vanity Barcodes

Collection by The Packaging Girl


The creativity of these bar codes are undoubtedly imaginative works of art however, they are not universally accepted by industry and can fail to scan at some retail stores. I don't recommend them for packaging and feel graphic designers need to limit their creativity to other parts of the packaging. As packaging designers we need to always remember that we are part of a manufacturing process and that illustrated barcodes done wrong can expose us to unnecessary liability.

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Coffee-Mate Star Wars on Packaging of the World - Creative Package Design Gallery

Coffee-Mate Star Wars

Agency: Chase Design Group Project Type: Produced, Commercial Work Client: Nestle Packaging Content: Coffee Location: Los Angeles, USA The flavor of the force is coming to a cup near you. To celebrate the amazing new Star Wars release, Nestle and Chase worked together to bring the flavorful character of Star Wars to the world of Coffee-mate. How do you find flavor in a galaxy far, far away? The Challenge In order to celebrate the release of the latest chapter of the Star Wars epic "The Force…

Porkatarian on Packaging of the World - Creative Package Design Gallery


Design Agency: Tough Slate Design Art Director/ Designer: Dima Tsapko Art Director/ Designer/ Illustrator: Roman Davydyuk Project Type: Produced, Commercial Work Client: Porkatarian Location: Kyiv, Ukraine Packaging Contents: BBQ Sauce Packaging Materials: Glass, paper BBQ is usually associated with meat. Is there any solution for for those, who do not eat pork? Using Pork as a lovely hero on the label would deny thoughts of eating it. On the contrary, Porkatarian is offering a solution to…

Carrefour bar code ad by Strategies, Cairo - website is Ads of the World adn has a large selection in different mediums

Carrefour: Bar code, 1

Print advertisement created by Strategies, Egypt for Carrefour, within the category: Retail Services.

typography bar code by tasos7 d4akuao Very creative. The double meaning is clever. The background is beautiful! Not sure why it was chosen for this particular image, but it caught my eye before anything else. I like how all of the type lines up vertically. #typography #design #barcode

Typography Inspiration #4

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Way prettier and interesting than QR codes.

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I remember a time when truncating the UPC bar code on the cover of a magazine was a huge coup. Taking the huge, lumbering code, which took up too much real

Must-Try Vegan Frosting (Trans-Fat Free) - from Cupcake Project

Must-Try Vegan Buttercream Frosting - Dairy-Free Frosting | Cupcake Project

23 reviews
5 minutes

This vegan frosting tastes just as good as any non-vegan vanilla frosting, but it's completely dairy-free! The taste of this frosting is spot-on and this frosting holds its shape perfectly.


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