Duffy London has won a £300 000 packaging revamp and marketing project for Argentinian wine brand Argento. The bottle shape will ‘evolve’, but the label, with its trademark silver ‘A’ lettering, will ‘probably’ remain unchanged, says Duffy managing director Tim Watson. The consultancy won the work in a two-way, creative pitch against Brandhouse WTS. The […]
Nicholas Jenkins has updated the corporate identity for Corima, a European technology company that specialises in television transmission systems. He was appointed in December 2001 without a pitch.
Design Bridge and Asylum have created an identity, brand guidelines and print collateral for multi-platform trading system, Easybroker, which launched yesterday (20 March). The project is worth ‘just under £100 000’ in design fees, says Easybroker marketing director Scott White, the lion’s share of which has gone to Design Bridge. Easybroker is aimed at a […]
With regard to Pamela Buxton’s piece on design clichés (DW 7 March), creativity and originality don’t always move hand in hand.
Eyestorm’s licensing and commissioning division The Colour of White has signed a licensing agreement with photographer William Klein, who pioneered the snapshot aesthetic of American photography. Klein’s archive will now be available for commercial use.
Charles Wells is preparing to launch Banana Bread Beer, which is aimed at females (DW 14 March). How appealing do you find beer brands created specifically for women and why?
The Royal Institute of British Architects’ Continuous Professional Development programme is holding a seminar on Fostering Workplace Identity on 27 March at 6pm. Andrea L Finter, founder and managing partner of training, marketing and strategic planning company Finter, heads the discussion. Contact: kurt.fernandes@vitra. com to register. Venue: Vitra, 30 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1.
The tiara, ornamental headgear of royalty and brides, is being celebrated in an exhibition at the V&A. Nick Smurthwaite went along
Student product designers struggle more to get started than their peers in other disciplines. Brandon Cheevers reports on the latest awards scheme to help them
Sea Design has created a brand identity and book for furniture designer Beyon, to launch its own-brand furniture range of the same name at the end of March. The abstract marque forms the letter ‘b’ and is based around an office work station. It is designed to reflect the nature of Beyon’s ‘simple and functional’ […]
The Brazilian Embassy will launch an 11-month celebration of Brazilian art next month.
The BBC’s Oscar night coverage this weekend features title sequences from BBC MediaArc designer and director Ant Fisher.