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Let the eComm Revolution Begin!

The 2020 Pandemic brings retailers into eCommerce – big time. This new normal – and all its uncertainty – is weighing heavily today on retailers – and in fact most companies. Our team continues to explore the potential long-term implications of new shopping behaviors and which trends are likely to be permanent. E-commerce sales are […]more
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DDW Appreciates Small Businesses

Before COVID-19, small businesses (firms with 500 or fewer employees) provided nearly half of all US private-sector jobs. more
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How Design Nourishes the Bottom Line.

The Story of ThinkThin’s Radical Transformation.more
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Brand Engagement Is An Ever Evolving Landscape.

You got to love this business! The way brands engage with customers is constantly morphing, shifting, expanding. Packaging is advertising. Advertising is content. Content are experiences. Experiences are digital. That’s why at DDW we’ve assembled a highly skilled team of thinkers, storytellers, designers, technologists, writers, producers, event planners (and more) to help solve our client’s […]more
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The wild, wild west of cannabis branding.

As of this moment, nine states plus DC are now fully legal and 30 more have varying degrees of legality / criminality. Only 12 states consider cannabis completely illegal. But for how long? Everyone is talking about it, from our friends and our doctors to Wall Street. It’s all over the news and all over […]more
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DDW Launches “Instagrammable” Branding for Layla Sleep

Brands are using “Instagrammable packaging” and unboxing experiences to help connect with their audience and create digital “word of mouth” activity across social media. So this is a real thing. People spend a lot of time on Instagram. I’m not even talking about Millennials. It seems like everyone is posting, watching, engaging and using Instagram […]more
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Happy Holidays

Thanks to our amazing clients, our incredible partners, our dear friends and our wonderful families for a fantastic, challenging, stimulating, rewarding, sometimes nerve-racking, never boring, always satisfying, and in the end, truly epic year.  You’re the best! DDWmore
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2019 Marketing Alert: Brands Still Matter!

brands are on the brink of extinctionmore
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You’ve probably never heard of the Bay Maritime Group

Unless you run a fleet of ships or you’re a sailor, you’ve probably never heard of the Bay Maritime Group. But, you’re no doubt familiar with the San Francisco Bay. It’s one of the three gateways into the U.S. from the Pacific region, along with Los Angeles/Long Beach and Seattle/Tacoma. It’s the 7th largest business […]more
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Evolving our Marketing and Branding Expertise into the quickly evolving Cannabis Industry.

Brands need to create compelling stories and bring them to life with fresh, unexpected design. That's why we are so excited to see the evolution in the cannabis industry. For 20+ years we've worked in spirits, coffee, tea, beer, chocolate, and more. Clients include Amazon, Starbucks, AB-InBev, Unilever as well as a range of start-ups. Our specialty is helping brands create compelling stories and then bringing those to life with fresh, unexpected design — naming and identity, packaging, retail environments, websites, video and more. We also have a robust production facility and manage digital libraries for large, complex product portfolios.more