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The Packaging Designer's Book of Patterns, 3rd Edition

The Packaging Designer's Book of Patterns, 3rd Edition

Lászlo Roth, George L. Wybenga

ISBN: 978-1-118-15971-2

Aug 2011

656 pages

Select type: E-Book



The Third Edition continues its long tradition as a useful tool in the ever-changing world of packaging design. It features more than fifty new patterns and new material on the latest advances in closures. This hands-on resource gives designers the advantage they need to successfully meet any packaging challenge. Every pattern has been test-constructed to verify dimensional accuracy and is ready to be traced, scanned, or photocopied for immediate use.

Preface from the First Edition.

1. Introduction.

2. The Folding Carton.



Sleeves, Wraps, and Folders.

3. The Set-Up or Rigid Paper Box.

4. Corrugated Containers.

5. Point-of-Purchase Displays.




* A new section on stacking tabs and receptacles
* A new section devoted to closures
* Over 60 new patterns, with significant revisions and improvements to dozens of existing patterns
* Includes patterns that are based on the use of 100% recyclable paper materials, many of which lend themselves to after-use
* Glue areas on patterns are clearly indicated