27th April 2020

Inspired by Pat’s marine buttons perhaps, here’s Carol’s fish.

and Don’s “pearls”:

Some examples of tubes of buttons:

Note that this form of button packaging/marketing was developed by Max Wilson (of Maxart) “which better satisfied the display needs of button retailers for display purposes as well as allowing consumers to buy just the quantity of buttons that they required. The idea was quickly adopted and is still a popular button display method worldwide. ” (Thanks Ron Wilson)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Different eras of Maxart labelling.

 

 

 

1 thought on “27th April 2020

  1. patricia lowe

    Love your fishes Carol, I don’t have the rounded one, I will have to keep an eye out for him.
    The button tubes are a great source of information too.

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