As we prepare to close for the year,
on behalf of the BLM team, I wanted to say to you and your team:
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU
for the potential opportunity to work with you.
If you get a chance to take a break,
have a wonderful time with your friends and loved ones,
eat, drink & be merry – whatever your celebration is.
We look forward to an exciting 2023 with lots of new things to share.
Be sure to check back on the new developments and products.
Check out what we got up to in 2022:
|January||Pantone Color of the Year announced as Very Peri a purple-blue shade that was the first time Pantone had created a ‘new’ colour to encourage inventiveness and creativity in a world of unprecedented change.|
BLM released our predictions for the 2022 Trends in Labels, Packaging and Design. The trends we predicted were: QR Codes, attainable sustainable, bright pastels, design that is inside-out, tiger inspired designs, make me feel: textures and touch in design.
Elna Press joined the QLM Group in Melbourne
|February||February 1, 2022 welcomes The Year of the Tiger|
Tigers are renowned for being brave, loyal and forceful, the ultimate symbol of power. Yet they are also often used as a deity for children who wear shoes or hats with tiger patterns for good luck.
Find out how successful brands are using Tiger imagery to Make Sales Roar and brand recognition with creative and colourful designs for 2022.
|March||Trend Alert: QR codes: 10 awesome things|
|April||How to create smart(er) packaging|
|May||Trend Alert: Inside out packaging designs|
|June||Attainable Sustainable labels and packaging|
Variable Data Printing with thermal printers / variable data
|July||Personalisation and Customisation – how do I do that?|
|August||Trend Alert: Bright pastels|
|September||Trend Alert: Make me feel – textures and touch|
|October||Seasonal Label & Packaging Design|
|November||Super Sales Season|