Chicago – home of our US team and the PLMA, America’s largest private label convention. Over the second weekend in November we occupied a prime position on the convention floor, flying the flag for international packaging design. Exhibitors at the PLMA typically showcase new products from the food, beverage, snacks, health and beauty, household and […]
Purley to Paris!
One of our chosen company charities for 2017 is the Soi Dog Foundation, an organisation which carries out vital work to care for street cats and dogs in Thailand and address their medical needs. In a bid to raise funds for this very worthwhile cause, seven intrepid explorers – George, Nico, Tony, Haye, Andy, Vim […]
Andy’s Iron Will
The Ironman competition, organised by the World Triathlon Corporation, consists of a gruelling 3.86 km swim, 180 km cycle ride and then a marathon run of 42 km. Definitely not for the faint hearted, our very own Andy took on this awesome challenge and talked to me all about it… “6 months of training and […]
Ultimate Design Efficiency
Fancy knowing the secrets to an efficient creative process? Check out our recent article for Brand Packaging Magazine. In this editorial, Steen gives you an insight into what it’s like working with one of the world’s biggest retailers and how to deliver them results first time round. In short, there are eight steps to ultimate […]
Sara Megaw, Work Ethic
Our award for dedication and work ethic goes to Sara Megaw. She is a true ambassador for the company and is an integral part of our team. Consistently professional, hard working and a pleasure to be around Sara has done an exceptional job over the years. Whether it is recruitment or internal HR, she is […]
Stephen Trayling, Dependability
Steve Trayling is a man of legendary patience and composure and we would like to thank him for his absolute commitment to the company and artwork department. He is 100% dependable, helping and supporting the team whilst delivering his own work to the highest of standards. Always ready with a joke or two, he is […]
Lucy Sharpe, Resilience
From our wonderful Account Management team, we celebrate Lucy Sharpe. Not only has she progressed tremendously in her role as Junior Account Manager since joining us straight out of university, but her German skills have also rapidly improved. She is a consistent ray of sunshine in the team and is always helpful and friendly. She […]
Ewelina Cayless, Spirit
Ewelina, or “Little Miss Sunshine”, receives our thanks and congratulations for consistently spreading her friendly, encouraging and supportive vibes throughout the team. Her design work is exceptional and we are very proud to enjoy her company and positivity in the office. It’s not always an easy ride in the Design team given the speed and quality to which we […]
Celebrating 25 Years!
This week Tjarks and Tjarks celebrated 25 years in business, a landmark in any company’s history. This is no mean feat and to maintain such a great reputation for so many years is a tribute to the team who has made it happen! The work ethic and devotion to delivering exceptional results is evident at Tjarks and Tjarks and so to celebrate this achievement, we took the opportunity to […]
Ready, Steady, Bake!
Over three years of fighting in South Sudan has forced more than three million people from their homes. Now 7.5 million people are in urgent need of help as the country faces a devastating famine. I felt it was our responsibility as incredibly fortunate individuals to help however we could! So with the help of Andy, […]