It’s no secret that the coffee sector is well served with thoughtfully designed brands. Amsterdam based LOT61 Coffee Roasters pioneered the third wave of coffee back in the day, but with competition nipping their heels they were in danger of blending into the crowd. Smörgåsbord were invited to reinvigorate the brand with longevity and a baked-in ‘sense of place’. Positioning LOT61 at the intersection of Minimal/Hipster and Traditional/Established, Smörgåsbord looked towards the Amsterdam School of […]
Mexican duo Menta Picante have developed a brand that captures a real sense of harmony with the environment. EcoGround is a company of investment funds focused in sustainable agriculture. The company was created to improve the lives of farmers in small communities and involve stakeholders in sustainable investments, that way everyone gets a benefit.
Gin is shaking off its reputation as a grandma’s drink and the result in a surge of artisan distilleries blending distinctive flavours in every corner of the globe. So when the Allotment were approach to help develop a new craft gin brand they knew they had to do something different, after all, people don’t buy brands they buy into the story behind brands.
Studio Build have teamed up once again with furniture and homewares designer/maker Matt Kelly to develop a simple identity system for their new affordable, self-assembly range. Plaey Workshop are best known for creating beautiful bespoke commissions for art galleries, interiors and independent shops. Plaey initially worked with Studio Build’s to create a ‘simple, playful & modular’ personal identity.
Agency brands tend to be very much a safe, blank canvas and to be honest uninspiring. They go for something minimal, non-offensive with the idea that the client work should be the real hero with the agency quietly supporting in the backdrop. So when typical agency refresh appears it’s not really something to take much interest in. However, Saffron are no ordinary agency.
How do you solve the age old question, whilst eating ice cream we gain weight faster than we can put on the next episode on Netflix? Simple. You find an innovated factory and declare a war on sugar without compromising on the taste. Swedish agency Snask are an agency who likes to do things with a twist and this latest offering is just that. Striving to challenge the industry by doing things differently, Snask worship unconventional ideas, charming smiles and real […]
Brighton-based printers, Generation Press has always been a printer who stood tall within the industry. Setting a standard for design appreciation, they are leading the way with an innovative approach to sustainable printing. For instance, on a sunny day their in-house Litho presses can solely run on solar power. Collaboration with design studio, Build, Generation Press have created a rich publication celebrating their eight in-house print processes.