Following the success of its blue bottle design for Harveys Bristol Cream – a finalist in this year’s Design Business Association Design Effectiveness Awards – Blackburn’s has designed three more sherry brands for the client. The existing brands – Club Amontillado, Luncheon Dry and John Harvey Pale Cream – have been reinvented as Club Classic, Dune and Isis respectively. All have different shapes and finishes. Hayley Beale, marketing director at Allied Domecq Spirits and Wine UK, predicts: ‘The new designs will set the trend into the next century and generate interest among younger drinkers.’
The branding for Fox Meets Owl plays off the perceived personalities of both animals.
The fund will look to support creative projects that can tackle the issue through things like gamification, incentives and storytelling.
The London and New York-based consultancy will partner with Universal Design Studio and Map Project Office under the AKQA umbrella.
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