GardenHaus is a design studio based in Brooklyn. We collaborate with food and beverage clients to create thoughtful packaging and brand identities that stand out on shelf.
Packaging Design
Logo & Branding
Brand Strategy
Marketing Research
Trade Show Booths
Point of Sales Displays
Marketing Collateral

Principal & Creative Director

Ben Garthus is a packaging designer and branding expert with over 17 years of experience, specializing in food packaging for both large brands (i.e. General Mills, Unilever, Nestlé) and small brands (i.e. Brooklyn Delhi, Steve & Andy's, Edenworks). Ben serves as a resident mentor to food entrepreneurs affiliated with the following organizations: Chobani Incubator, Pilotworks, Evergreen and The Good Food Mercantile Guild.

Marketing, Research & Strategy

Chitra Agrawal has over a decade of experience working in digital marketing with brands on the agency side (Universal Studios, McDonald’s, Coca-Cola) and client side (American Express, BlogTalkRadio, DoubleClick, AT&T, etc.).  She created the popular recipe blog The ABCDs of Cooking, launched the Indian condiments line Brooklyn Delhi (featured in Saveur, New York Times, Zagat, etc.) and authored Vibrant India: Fresh Vegetarian Recipes from Bangalore to Brooklyn (Penguin Random House, March 2017).  She holds an MBA with a specialization in Marketing from NYU Stern.
Her areas of expertise include: branding and marketing strategy, newsletter & email campaigns, content creation & copywriting, social media, blogging and podcasting.  Chitra also consults with small food businesses on entry to market and brand positioning.
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