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    “As we do every year, we’ve modified and molded the categories to what’s happening in the industry based on our own internal research, combined with valuable feedback from the advertising community. Based on that, we’re excited to announce that Package Design will be a separate competition from Design, highlighting the importance of this very specialized discipline.” Said Michael O’Rourke, President, New York Festivals 2015. Here’s a Q&A with him throwing more light on this year’s NYF….. 1. New York Festivals unveiled a spectacular new trophy this year, why now, and what has the response been to the new design so…
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  • The Future of Social Retail

    By Ema Linaker

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