Anne Geissler: "Good packaging design is always barrier-free."

Interview with packaging engineer Anne Geissler

Especially difficult to open: packaging with screw caps, tinned food cans without easy-open ends and flat plastic trays – for cold cuts or cheese, for example. @ miket / fotolia.com

Especially difficult to open: packaging with screw caps, tinned food cans without easy-open ends and flat plastic trays – for cold cuts or cheese, for example. @ miket / fotolia.com

Another user-friendly property of packaging comprises the flawless legibility of any printed information. © Foto-Ruhrgebiet / fotolia.com

Another user-friendly property of packaging comprises the flawless legibility of any printed information. © Foto-Ruhrgebiet / fotolia.com

2014 SilverPack Award winner: Leerdammer offers a customer-friendly solution for opening and re-closing. © SilverPack

2014 SilverPack Award winner: Leerdammer offers a customer-friendly solution for opening and re-closing. © SilverPack

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