‘The new look is much more upmarket. Previously, a Cost pad was seen as a bit of an embarrassment. You’d never walk into an important meeting with one,’ design director at Michael Stewart Design Andrew Sheerin said of Advantia’s packaging revamp (DW 5 June). So why the promotional picture of a leggy blonde holding up the image on a board? Classy.
The start of a new year brought us an identity for a Covid-adapted restaurant, calligraphic coffee branding and a new series of lockdown posters.
Seals set up foundry Vocal Type – which takes inspiration from past protest movements – in the hope of celebrating creatives of colour.
It will be another month spent at home but you can still take in everything from utopian community building to overcoming creative barriers and more.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.