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Adapting to e-commerce We have all adapted to the habit of online shopping in the last few years, and especially so during 2020, while many non-essential shops were closed. Most sectors have seen an increase in online purchasing, however, and many retailers have succeeded in adapting their business models to accommodate buying habits, especially within
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Hunter Luxury Winner Luxury Packaging Awards winner logo
"Winning the award for Technical Achievement at this year’s Luxury Packaging Awards is something that we are incredibly proud of in, what has been a challenging year." Watch Mike Banister, Hunter Luxury's Managing Director, accept the award from Packaging News' David Berman, and find out why our Jack Daniel's jukebox won this sought after accolade.
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Jack Daniels Hunter Luxury
Winning the award for Technical Achievement at this year’s Luxury Packaging Awards is something that we are incredibly proud of. In a challenging year, we have achieved an amazingly complex pack design for Jack Daniel’s, all while being unable to travel globally and with the many uncertainties the world faced in 2020. Watch Mike Banister
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Hunter Luxury Winner Luxury Packaging Awards winner logo
"Winning the award for Luxury Seasonal Pack at this year’s Luxury Packaging Awards has been a huge boost for the Hunter Luxury team." Watch Mike Banister, Hunter Luxury's Managing Director, accept the award from Packaging News' David Berman, and find out why the Charlotte Tilbury Bejewelled Chest of Beauty Treasures was chosen as this year's
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Following our recent article what makes the perfect beauty advent calendar, we are thrilled to announce that Hunter Luxury has won the Luxury Seasonal Pack Award at the Luxury Packaging Awards 2020. The Charlotte Tilbury Bejewelled Chest of Beauty Treasures is the ultimate in luxurious unboxing experiences, perfectly showing off exquisite products from the Charlotte
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The Hunter Luxury team is so proud of our work on the award-winning The Macallan Estate box in 2019. Now having also been shortlisted in the Technical Achievement category at the 2020 Luxury Packaging Awards for our work on the Jack Daniel’s Jukebox, the recognition has reiterated that our technical expertise really does set us
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Advent calendars are now seen by many as a core part of the beauty brand’s festive offering. They are a great must-have addition for beauty brand fans, and the addition of a high RRP item is perfect for building excitement for a brand’s consumer following. They are also an influencer’s dream; gorgeous packaging makes the
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We know that Covid has been the subject of the year so far for 2020, rightly so. Caution about cleanliness and hygiene are at the top of agendas everywhere, so reservations about plastic and single-use packaging have taken a back seat whilst trying to keep the virus at bay. However, this does not mean that
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Hunter Luxury packaging for luxury brands in an eco-conscious world.
Luxury packaging is a major event in the brand relationship; a critical touchpoint where perceived value is tangible. The substantive secondary packaging, the diligently-designed opening mechanic, revealing the exquisite primary case. These are beautiful brand experiences which create powerful influencer moments. There’s just one problem… luxury brand packaging has been slow to move with the
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In response to the urgent requirement for vital PPE to protect front-line NHS workers, Hunter have used their extensive Far East sourcing experience to procure thousands of face masks for donation into surgeries and frontline NHS centres. Hunter join the community of Private Enterprise stepping in to help the UK’s response to the Covid-19 crisis.
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To our valued Customers, Suppliers and Partners, We hope that you are staying healthy and coping with this difficult period as well as possible. Like many of you, we have been in business for a long time but have never experienced anything quite like this current situation. We know that many of you will have
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2019 has been a year of ambitions achieved and perhaps the work we’ve delivered for The Macallan was the finest example. To cap off the year, we took up an invitation to The Macallan’s new distillery, taking the team to sample some raw Speyside hospitality. The Macallan’s pioneering subterranean distillery has been open for just
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The Macallan Award winning packaging by Hunter Luxury
  Hunter Luxury’s MD, Mike Banister explains the power of Hunter’s technical expertise to deliver compelling packaging experiences for leading luxury brands. What does Technical Expertise mean to clients, existing and new? Innovative ideas and ambitious packaging expressions, no matter how much intent there is to make them happen, are always faced with what’s actually
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Designed by Lineup Studios, developed and manufactured by Hunter Luxury, The Macallan Estate presentation pack has taken first place in the Luxury Drinks category at the Luxury Packaging Awards – London Grovesnor House, November 2019. The elegant packaging embraces the Estate’s character with landscape-inspired designs and a natural slate inlay, carrying recessed transcript lettering to
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“The brand experience is not what customers get, but how it makes them feel.” Sanjeev Malhotra 2017 User Experience has liberated our approach to design. Originally a philosophy adopted by software developers to challenge the monotony of web applications. The principle has gone on to change our view on everything from packaging to cars, technology,
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Hunter Luxury has produced a unique presentation box for The Macallan Estate, a new single malt containing rare spirit distilled with barley grown at Easter Elchies estate. The new release uses precious home-grown barley from the legendary Speyside region, previously limited to The Macallan’s most exclusive and sought-after releases. The elegant gift box, produced by
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“Repetition is the death of art” Robin Green 1992 So much time, effort and insight gets invested in the consumer brand journey. The seductive brand stories we tell through digital space. The elegant and beautifully shot advertising campaign. The military-precision in optimising the media spend. Rigorous planning, reams of customer data, debate, appraisal and interrogation
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630 words / 4 minute read Before we wind down the pace to enjoy our eighteenth Christmas this millennium (!!), we take a peek at 2019 and anticipate some interesting trends we think will gather a lot more momentum next year and beyond. And before you sneak off for that glass of fizz and mince
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To celebrate the unique brand heritage of Hankey Bannister Whisky, Hunter Luxury has designed and produced a new secondary packing solution for the brand’s award-winning 21 Year Old Partner’s Reserve Blended Scotch Whisky. The new 21 Year Old release is part of Hankey Bannister’s ongoing investment to bring the brand story and sartorial appeal of
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  Industrial revolutions don’t arrive with fanfares and red carpets. They start as small ripples, growing into unstoppable waves. Earlier this year, a former colleague recalled attending the first ever web 2.0 conference in London. It was early 2005 and the era of Bebo and MySpace and some time before we coined the phrase social
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Luxury brands are now realising the advantages in Advent Gifting Packs and not only for Christmas. From luxury beauty to confectionery and spirits, we’re seeing a growing investment in Advents, with 2019 set to flourish. As Advent Packaging experts, we summarise the advantages Advents deliver for your brand. They provide an unmatchable format for sampling. Perfect for
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“Luxury is in each detail.” Hubert de Givenchy I caught up with an angel investor recently, discussing the ideas they see again and again in investment circles. Lots of apps, new automation ideas and luxury brand start-ups. And that struck me. Can you really start-up a luxury brand – out of the box – and
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