Design Camp 2019

Design Camp 2019

Design Camp 2019 FINDING INSPIRATION IN THE NORTH WOODS Last weekend, the 818 team traveled up to Brainerd, Minnesota to attend the 39th annual AIGA MN Design Camp, and brought back freshly inspired souls and new creative intelligence. This year the organizers packed...
American Business Women’s Day

American Business Women’s Day

American Business Women’s Day empowering businesswomen #SMALLBIZSALUTEThe Empire is honored to be featured at the Iowa Secretary of State this month to celebrate American Business Women’s Day. September 22nd highlights the American Business Women’s...
Combatting Can Color Catastrophes

Combatting Can Color Catastrophes

Combatting Can Color Catastrophes FROM CONCEPT TO SHELF. Many of you are familiar with what Pantone® Swatches are and have likely used their color books for color matching, but did you know that color matching for direct-printed beverage cans works MUCH differently?...