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Based in Durban, South Africa, the Paton Tupper team is passionate, talented and inspired. We work with some of the biggest brands in both local and global markets, bringing them to life through innovative brand strategies and exceptional designs, implemented across a range of channels. Our bespoke brand solutions reach clients not only in Africa but also in Latin America, India, Poland, Switzerland, the United States and the UAE.
Founded in 1963, we have over 50 years of experience in the retail industry and a proven track record of satisfied clients. Backed by our excellent service delivery, we see ourselves as your dedicated business partner – working together to take your brand to the world.
B-BBEE.Paton Tupper is a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor with 100% Black Ownership.

Strategy and insights work hand in glove to help us create innovative and impactful omnichannel solutions. We help brands tell compelling stories along every step of the consumer journey.


  • Strategy & Insights
  • Brand Building
  • Concept Creation
  • Shopper Marketing
  • Promotions

Our dedicated client service team and specialist partners are able to offer a variety of solutions to meet your production needs. Our Outsource Model offers complete transparency on costs and ensures you get competitive prices and great service.


  • Flexible and Carton Packaging
  • Point of Sale
  • Flat Print
  • Specialist Print Expertise and Online Proofing

Design isn’t meant to be understood, it’s meant to be felt. We generate intrigue, excitement and trust through fit-for-purpose, relevant packaging that moves.


  • Design
  • 3D Rendering
  • Shelf Ready Mock-ups
  • 3D Printing
  • Sustainability Solutions
  • Smart Codes
  • Online Proofing System
  • Brand Content Archiving

We offer full-service digital solutions. From memes to media planning, we give your brand more face time with consumers by making it easier, more interesting and more rewarding to interact with.


  • Integrated Digital Solutions
  • E-Commerce
  • Website Development
  • Media Planning & Placement
  • Social Media
  • Animation / Video
  • Influencer Marketing

Taking global brand concepts and giving them a local focus takes expert attention to detail and accuracy. We build trust with clients and consumers through consistency and excellence. We do it fast and we do it right, first time.


  • Adaptive Design
  • Specialist & Repro-ready Artwork
  • KV Roll-out
  • 3D Renders

We strive to create the best omni-channel retail experiences for shoppers across the physical and digital space. The goal is to delight consumers by delivering distinct brand messages that are relevant and engaging and bring them back for more.


  • Insights & Strategy
  • Campaign Creative & Ideation
  • Global KV Adaptation
  • Toolkit Roll-outs
  • Connected Shopper Concepts
  • POS Innovation, Development, Production & Tracking
We’re about great people and great ideas. Getting those basics right goes a long way in our business. With an open-door environment and culture of shared responsibility, we all have a stake in the future of our agency. Each member of our diverse and talented team is vital to our success and the standard of excellence for which we’ve become known.
It’s not the size of the brand but the quality of the work that matters to us. We give our all on every job to consistently deliver the highest standards and build lasting relationships.