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Coming soon: The Consumer Packaging Conversation

Coming soon: The Consumer Packaging Conversation

Is your leadership team having a conversation about the conversation? Here’s what I mean: For years, Coke, and McDonald’s have been conducting consumer behavior research and collaborating with their supply chains about packaging and recycling opportunities and challenges. Just last month McDonald’s announced on social media that […]

3 Packaging Hacks for Modern Marketers

3 Packaging Hacks for Modern Marketers

Hi Marketing Team! AI and Machine Learning are all around us in the omnichannel environment. According to Microsoft, 40% of AI aware firms are contemplating AI, while 20% say they are adopters. In 2017, adoption was low, really. I’m a CPG expert and packaging innovator. […]

Canada150: A very good Toronto year!

Canada150: A very good Toronto year!

Canada150 (1867 – 2017) will be known as an innovative year for Torontonians. As 2017 comes to a close and we look to 2018 for continued success in newness and innovation, I’ve curated 5 tweeted highlights of the branded milestones Toronto celebrated during our 150th year:

1.Canada voted for Canada’s all-time favourite innovations. Did you know that Superman has Toronto connections? Check it out!

2. The Toronto Argonauts and Toronto FC won!

3. Google helped Toronto get Global!

4.  Canadian brands and packages celebrated Canada’s 150th-year milestone with limited-edition patriotic package designs in Toronto retail stores!

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5. Prince Harry’s Invictus Games commemorated 3 milestones: Canada’s 150 birthday, the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge, and the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Dieppe!

Well, that’s a wrap!

I hope you enjoyed reading about #Canada150 Toronto milestones! Of course, there are many special moments to celebrate. These are 5 of them.


How did your city celebrate Canada150?  We’d love to hear about your city’s experience.

Best wishes for a Happy New Year!

Be well,