Looking for a top packaging design company in San Francisco?

Your company’s packaging design is important because identifies your brand. An effective packaging concept can distinguish your product from your competition and drive up consumer interest.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top packaging designers in San Francisco. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best San Francisco Packaging Design Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    McLean is a branding agency based in Walnut Creek, CA. Founded in 1991, McLean provides packaging design, branding, and logo services for small and midmarket businesses primarily.

    Clients
    Monster Energy
    Fresh Express
    Fresh Step
    Industries
    Notable Project

    McLean worked with a company to update its brand and design its packaging for a new product. McLean presented the client's product at Expo West and received positive feedback on its new look.

    "The feedback from the general public that we got so far has been fantastic." – VP Sales & Marketing, Natural Sweetener Company

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  • 2
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Noise 13 is a strategy and design firm based in San Francisco. Founded in 2000, Noise 13's team of about 200 employees provides web design and branding services to small, midmarket, and enterprise clients.

    Clients
    Tile
    Pacific Catch
    World Wrapps
    PG&E
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Noise 13 worked with this software startup to rebrand itself as a multiplatform software company as it grew. They implemented a new brand strategy which included finding the color, font, photography, and designing the website for a more visually appealing aesthetic.

    "I have no suggestions for improvement." – Graphic Designer, Software Startup

  • 3
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sausalito CA

    Good Stuff Partners is a branding and design agency based in Sausalito, CA. Founded in 2013, Good Stuff Partners' team of fewer than 10 employees provide branding and logo services.

    Clients
    Mental Health Association of NYC
    SEE International
    YMCA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Good Stuff Partners revamped the brand messaging and in updating its marketing efforts, which included redesigning. 

    "They work with us directly to find unique solutions instead of providing generic templates or answers." – Partner, Architecture Firm

  • 4
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Born & Bred is a San Francisco-based branding agency founded in 2018. Their team of approximately 10 employees serves small to mid-sizes businesses across a range of industries. Their branding services include web, graphic, and packaging design. They also specialize in corporate identity and brand messaging.

    Clients
    Bose
    Ascend Wellness
    Equinox
    Notable Project

    Born & Bred delivered designs for the marketing campaigns of a cannabis delivery company. They've created logos and performed naming exercises to most effectively convey the brand. Their work has boosted the client's brand recognition through a variety of means.

    "We give them an idea of what we want to stand for, and then they perform a discovery exercise to dive deeper into the look and feel." — Director, Cannabis Delivery Platform

  • 5
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Bartlett Brands is a boutique branding agency based in San Francisco. Founded in 2011, Bartlett Brands' team of fewer than 10 employees provides branding, marketing strategy, web design, logo, and packaging design services.

    Clients
    Patchology
    The Wine Group
    Ipsy
    Greenleaf
    Notable Project

    Bartlett Brands supplied the client with a fully fleshed-out company identity in terms of branding, logo, website design, and paper packaging, among other elements. The client has been nominated for design awards, and constantly receives praise for its branding.

    "Not only did Bartlett Brands meet all of our branding requirements, but they also put something special out there, which we almost didn’t expect." – Partner, Cuban Social Outpost

  • 6
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sausalito CA

    Thermostat is a brand design consultancy based in Sausalito, Calif. With less than 10 employees, the small team has been providing branding, packaging design, logo design, and web design since 2008. 

    Clients
    Purple Wine + Spirits
    DFV Wines
    Vision
    LeapFrog
    Notable Project

    A wine tasting room hired Thermostat to create marketing collateral. The client wanted collateral that would evoke elegance. Their commitment and dedication were shown in each detail of design.

    "They brought us design options and materials that are consistent with the vision we established for the project." – General Manager, Wine Tasting Room

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Emeryville CA

    CCD Innovation is a marketing and branding company serving clients in the food and culinary development industry. Their team of over 10 also specializes in packaging and other design. They're based in Emeryville, Calif. 

    Clients
    Krispy Kreme
    Mondelez International
    Pepperidge Farm
    PEPSICO
    Notable Project

    CCD Innovation partnered with a cannabis beverage company to develop their product. The team carried out market research and consulted their network of food scientists and chefs to deliver a high-quality, lasting product.

    "They’ve been fantastic, they’re absolutely first class." — CEO, Cannabis Beverage Company

  • 8
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    RNO1 is a digital design agency headquartered in California, with offices in Washington and Vancouver. Founded in 2007,  RNO1 has a team of less than 50 and specializes in UX/UI design, web design, web development, marketing strategy, branding, and SEO. 

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Airbnb
    Pet Paradise
    Clever Homes
    Industries
    Notable Project

    RNO1 worked with an architecture firm to establish a stronger, more contemporary online presence. RNO1 designed a custom template through Squarespace and updated the firm's website. The firm's founder appreciated the presentation and design of the new site. 

    "I liked the look and feel of the work, and I liked the presentation of the company, but most importantly, I liked the people with whom I was connected. That really connected the dots for me. I was not on a campaign to do a lot of interviewing. I hire people who I know can perform." – Founder, Toby Long Design 

  • 9
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Santa Rosa CA

    Flight is a full-service design agency that was founded in Santa Rosa, Calif., in 2013. Its team of nine employees specializes in web design, web development, e-commerce development, mobile app development, UI/UX design, advertising, and branding, among other services.

    Clients
    BPE-USA
    City of Alameda
    Laguna Garden Gala
    Diceolations
    Notable Project

    A non-profit emergency services provider hired Flight to develop and maintain its digital presence and brand. Flight developed a sophisticated website with a user-friendly interface and also helped the client with its advertising campaigns and newsletters.

    "They’ve provided fabulous branding that’s really helped our organization make an impact." - Communication Coordinator, Emergency Response Organization

  • 10
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Oakland CA

    Artsy Geek is a boutique web and marketing agency headquartered in Oakland, California with another office in Seattle. The team specializes in integrated marketing, web development, graphic design, internet marketing and social media. Comprised of less than 10 employees, Artsy Geek is a team of skilled designers, marketers, and coders. Founded in 2011, it collaborates with clients to build and grow their brand identities for a strengthened online presence.

    Clients
    Savor Oakland
    Project Health
    Lunar Ladies
    Diving Dog Brewhouse
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Artsy Geek helped a  small-business advocacy nonprofit revitalize its brand identity and bolster its online recognition by designing digital and print materials for its annual conference. As a result of its partnership with Artsy Geek, BALLE received tremendously positive feedback from conference attendees.

    "Our company’s C-Suite was blown away by the look and level of quality apparent in everything Artsy Geek for us. Having my bosses and their mentors say praise the product was incredible.” – Director of Community Engagement, Nonprofit for Small Businesses

  • 12
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Santa Clara CA

    Founded in 2005, Exposyour is a design and branding agency based in Santa Clara, Calif. They primarily work with small businesses in the financial services, IT, manufacturing, and medical fields. 

    Clients
    HiQ Solar
    Saykara
    Kangarootime
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Exposyour provided graphic design and UX design services to a fitness tracking software company. Their work was high quality, and it helped save time. 

    "They’re a team of trusted professionals." – Founder, Software Company

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Chen Design Associates, a branding agency, is located in San Francisco, California. The firm offers branding, advertising, packaging design, print design, and more and has a small team.The firm was established in 1991.
  • 14
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Branch, a small packaging design company, is located in San Francisco, California. They provide packaging design and branding and were launched in 2013.
  • 15
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Oakland CA
    Voicebox Creative is a packaging design company. Launched in 2002, the team offers packaging design and branding. Their small company is headquartered in Oakland, California.
  • 17
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    CharacterSF is a graphic design agency and packaging design company founded in 1999. Their small team is in San Francisco, California and New York, New York. Their services include graphic design and packaging design.
  • 18
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Oakland CA
    Founded in 2014, Pavement Design is a graphic design agency and packaging design company. They are based in Oakland, California and have a small team. The company provides graphic design and packaging design.
  • 19
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Y Studios is a graphic design agency and packaging design company founded in 2001. They are located in San Francisco, California and have a small team. The agency provides graphic design and packaging design.
  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Oakland CA
    Graphic design agency and packaging design company Cult Partners is located in Oakland, California. The small company was launched in 2011. Their services include graphic design and packaging design.
  • 21
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Emeryville CA
    Based in Emeryville, California, KenCreative is a small packaging design company. They focus on packaging design, branding, graphic design, and web design and were founded in 1983.
  • 22
    Undisclosed
    Freelancer
    San Francisco CA
    Swig Studio is a packaging design company. Their small team is headquartered in San Francisco, California. The company provides packaging design and graphic design. The company was launched in 2005.
  • 23
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Campbell CA
    Fusion Design is a small product design company established in 1990. Their team focuses on product design, packaging design, and graphic design. The company is in Campbell, California and San Francisco, .
    Industries
  • 24
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Fuseproject is a San Francisco, California-based user experience design agency. They specialize in ux/ui design, branding, graphic design, packaging design, and more and were founded in 1999.
  • 25
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Hatch Design is a San Francisco, California-based advertising company. The firm focuses on advertising, graphic design, logo, and packaging design and is small.The firm was established in 2007.
    Industries
  • 26
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Product design company LUNAR Design was established in 1984. They are in San Francisco, California and have a midsize team. Their services include product design, branding, graphic design, and packaging design.
  • 27
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Ammunition, a midsize UX design company, is located in San Francisco, California. They focus on ux/ui design, branding, graphic design, packaging design, and more and were launched in 2007.
  • 28
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Napa CA
    CF Napa Brand Design is a branding company established in 1974. Their small team is headquartered in Napa, California. Their services include branding, logo, marketing strategy, and packaging design.
  • 29
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Oakland CA
    Enlisted Design is an Oakland, California-based packaging design company. The small firm was established in 2008. Their team specializes in packaging design, branding, graphic design, other design, and more.
    Industries
  • 30
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Business consulting company Volckmann + friends is in San Francisco, California. They provide business consulting, packaging design, branding, and graphic design and were founded in 2008.
    Industries
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