Shane Dewar


Shane is the UK Business Manager Digital Printing Solutions

Articles from Shane Dewar

10 Imaginative Ways to Make Your Product Packaging Stand Out

Product packaging is crucial if you want to make sales. The right packaging captures consumer attention, communicates the essence of your product, and inspires purchases. Here are ten ideas to kindle your creative furnace for packaging that leaps off the shelf and works harder for your products. Lamb and mutton and the packaging predicament…


Textured labelling could transform your business - we’ll show you at Label & Print 2017

If you care about your produce, you should care about your packaging too. Our digitally textured labels give manufacturers the opportunity to work with a symphony of eye-popping colours and touchy-feely textures. Come and see our award-winning technology for yourself at Label & Print 2017.


Plastic Is Not Fantastic: The Packaging Ban That’s Sweeping the World

Polystyrene foam is facing global rejection. Across the US cities are banning the packaging substance. Seattle, Los Angeles, and Portland have all followed the example set by San Francisco’s expanded plastic foam ban, as legislation begins to tackle growing environmental concern. It’s not just the US either, as the ban moves to South East Asia too.


Product Focus: Versatile Sheet-Fed Inkjet Printing With Domino’s K600i

The digital age is spectacular, but it isn’t everything. Published documents including labels, tags, tickets, forms, security products, and direct mail are still required the world over. The K600i was built for such capabilities, with the capability to support text, numbering, barcodes, 2D codes, QR codes, images, graphics and personalised data.


Vintage packaging: in with the old, out with the new?

A quiet revolution is stirring in the supermarket aisles. Packaging that’s simple, clear and sprinkled with design elements that hark back to yesteryear is beginning to gain ground on the shop shelf. What’s behind the emerging trend? And is the old way really the new way?


N610i Awarded Best Label Printer at EDP Awards

When you are investing in new label printing technology, you need to make confident decisions. It’s about whittling down the options to find the technology that’s best for your business, your clients and your bottom line. Your future could depend on it.


Why is Drupa still the print show to attend?

When it comes to weighing up different options for printing and coding technology, the web is great. But the true litmus test of any system is close-up experience and face-to-face conversation with the manufacturer, removing the disconnect of viewing through the filter of a computer screen.


Premium packaging: the benefits of digital textured labelling

Forget humdrum product packaging. For labels that turn heads, engage customers and say more about a brand’s personality, top label printers, brand managers and packaging professionals can use digital textured labelling to their advantage. Should you do the same?