Thursday, January 31, 2013

GEORGIA PEACH LABELS

Peaches were shipping in both single layer and larger wooden crates, these are examples of single layer label art.







Friday, January 25, 2013

PURPLE COW APPLES

The purple cow is a kind of ice cream soda but it doesn't have apple in it so I have no idea where the name for this type of apple came from, but the image is actually kind of cute.



Saturday, January 19, 2013

APRICOT LABELS

Apricots were shipped in shallower wooden trays than apples or pears so there was less room for elaborate artwork, leading to simpler images.







Thursday, January 10, 2013

CALIFORNIA CITRUS WITH PRETTY GIRLS

Pretty girls have long been a common theme for advertising and fruit crate labels were no exception, these are a few of the tamer examples.