Easy-to-follow video tutorials help you learn software, creative, and business skills.Become a member
Later in this course, we're going to concentrate on designing for folding cartons because that's the simplest way to get started with the tools that you already know. But let's take an overview of the various kinds of packaging. Of course, you have bottles for containing liquids. And then for substances such as gels and creams, it's more appropriate to use a tube, so that you can squeeze the content out. And we're all familiar with milk bottles and juice bottles. So, those are usually plastic with little **** lids. And then more elaborate containers with dispensers for products such as cleaning products.
And, of course, we all have canned vegetables, and cans keep fruit and vegetables fresh. Contents such as soup. And I think we're all familiar with cans full of beverages. Boxes are used frequently for food products, and a lot of boxed food products also have a poly bag component to keep that food fresh. Boxes contain a huge variety of contents. Everything from food to electronics, to building materials, do-it-yourself items.
And then bags, such as poly bags that are used for snack items, foil components in bags that are resealable, also for food items, and even enormous cloth bags for building materials, such as cement. All of this is packaging. And then we start to see specialty packaging that are made from combinations of material, such as blister packs that are used often for medicine. Or combination packaging, such as bottles in boxes, boxes in boxes, bags in boxes, and boxes with inserts, and CD cases, and things like that.
Really, when you look around you, packaging touches everything you do and everything you bring in your house.
Get unlimited access to all courses for just $25/month.Become a member
120 Video lessons · 58623 Viewers
119 Video lessons · 67743 Viewers
84 Video lessons · 16998 Viewers
125 Video lessons · 29893 Viewers
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.