Small Back Room has been appointed to develop the brand for the Urban Development Bank of Nigeria. The bank was set up primarily to provide finance and banking services to foster the rapid development of urban infrastructure throughout the country. The bank says it aims to facilitate private-sector investment in the West African country. Small […]
D Studio is implementing a brand repositioning for Ping Pong after being appointed as brand guardian for the dim sum restaurant chain. Ping Pong was founded in 2005 and has 12 outlets in London and three overseas – in Washington DC, São Paulo and Dubai. D Studio says the brand has plans for further international […]
Harrison & Co has branded London Sinfonietta festival Written/Unwritten, which will be held at London’s Kings Place from 2-4 June. The festival looks to challenge preconceptions of how contemporary classical music is composed. The consultancy has looked to convey this notion through mirrored and reversed typography and split photographs depicting a composer and some performers.
Sea Design has created the new identity for the Society of British Interior Design. The consultancy was appointed about six weeks ago after presenting credentials, according to partner Bryan Edmondson. Edmondson says the identity uses a ’simple, Modernist’ typographic look, which aims to represent architectural space. The new identity will launch at the end of […]
Portland Design has created a new visual identity and store concept for Egyptian pharmacy chain Al’Image, ahead of plans to expand the chain throughout the Middle East and North Africa. The consultancy was appointed to the project in May 2010, having been recommended by another client through work carried out in the region from Portland’s […]
Odd has created the branding and campaign for new Power Plate product Power Bike. Appointed directly on the strength of redesigning the main brand last year, Odd has created an identity and a suite of communications which will launch ahead of the new product next month. Power Bike’s makers claim a patent-pending pedal-and-crank system drives […]
Nation is working on the new website for fashion brand Barbour, which will look to drive users to seasonal collections and build editorial content with a magazine look and feel. Appointed directly on credentials for the website of fashion brand Temperley London, Barbour tasked Nation with designing a new online presence which would challenge editorial-led […]
Studio Output has worked with Sony Playstation to develop The Studio, a new digital service which will allow users to download Playstation themes created by an international array of artists and designers. Anthony Burrill, Jon Burgerman and Mr Bingo are among those who have contributed original artworks to the initiative, which has been curated by […]
St Matthew said the poor are always with us, but had he been around today he might have added the elderly to his tally. The results of last month’s Government census will put exact figures on this group in the UK, but it will certainly represent a huge market for design. Marketers and house-builders have […]
It’s Nice That has created a campaign for the New Designers exhibition, which runs at the Business Design Centre in London from 29 June to 9 July.
Brandopus has designed limited-edition packaging for honey brand Rowse to mark the Royal Wedding.
Football clubs are increasingly on the ball in developing brand identities and marketing themselves. Tom Banks discovers that branding a football club in the 21st century is as much about what happens off the pitch as on it