The “Nutrition Facts” panel has been required on U.S. food packaging design since 1993. Now, with major new FDA requirements, the packaging supply chain is faced with a logistical nightmare that could last for years. (One way to dramatically reduce the pain of the new FDA packaging rules is with iC3D from Creative Edge Software.) At this… Read more
As we recover from the tsunami that is drupa, many in the printing and graphics arena are left to ponder what the next few years will bring. One of the show’s hot topics—“Industry 4.0” or “Printing 4.0,” depending on who you ask—highlights the need for solutions like iC3D and packaging approval.
Designing and creating effective packaging solutions is usually a fairly fragmented process with different kinds of software being used at different stages from creation to production. This can lead to inefficiencies and unnecessary costs. Often, design flaws only become obvious fairly late in the process. Software maker Creative Edge has now developed a solution that addresses these issues: The company updated its iC3D software and now offers a 3D packaging design application able to create on-screen 3D mockups at any stage in the design process.
Consumer Product Companies are a high-pressure business. Audience attention spans—always a finite thing—are shortening with every new media trend. Brand loyalty is ever harder to win. The 60-second TV ad and the glossy magazine spread are being replaced by media that are shorter, more frequent, and more subliminal than ever. New products have it worse than established… Read more
Game-changing iC3D v4 application for packaging designers to run live in Hall 7, Stand C16
Dover, DE, USA (18 April 2016) – Creative Edge Software, developer of the award-winning iC3D packaging design software, announces significant new packaging design capabilities with the release of its iC3D version 4 software. Incorporating a number of new features for unprecedented packaging 3D photorealism, v4 has been developed using customer insight into the must-have elements for a game-changing packaging design capability.