The acclaimed Australian brand and design agencyDiDONATO is celebrating this week after receiving a Gold at the 2010 Australian Packaging Awards. Their entry, the Schweppes Brand Identity and Portfolio Range, was designed to unite the Schweppes brand and communicate one cohesive story across a vast collection of iconic products (over 100 SKU’s and 13 product formats).

Casa Rex, one of Brazil’s most creative and renowned design agencies with operational bases in São Paulo and London, has just won a Pentaward — the biggest global on-line award exclusively dedicated to excellence in packaging design.
For the second consecutive year, the Pentawards has selected a packaging design developed by Casa Rex (following on from the Lux Soft Skin Global platform last year), which was amongst 854 entries received from 39 countries. This time, the design created for the Skip Perfect Black I Skip Perfect White range for Unilever Argentina, was chosen.

International brand design agency, Design Bridge, has received the special Agency of the Year Pentaward, as well as picking up three Silver awards for its designs for Marqués de Riscal, Kapiti and Sominex, and a Bronze award for Vitalis. The Agency of the Year honour is awarded to Design Bridge for having won the largest number of Pentawards in three consecutive years, placing it well ahead of its competitors.