23 August 2001

WMH fantasy branding for Boots Natural Collection

Williams Murray Hamm has redesigned and repackaged Boots the Chemists’ entire Natural Collection range. The new packs go on shelf on 24 September. The range runs to 219 lines over six product categories. The thrust of the brief was to unify what had become an increasingly diverse product range, says WMH director Dick Murray. The […]

Clean-up identity for Westminster

London’s Westminster City Council is on the hunt for a consultancy to rebrand its waste collection and cleansing service – the third largest in the UK. The council has shortlisted several consultancies to create a name and identity for the service, after receiving credentials documents. It is inviting between one and four groups to submit […]

Fish spawns Unisexy hair products

Independent central London hairdressing salon Fish is launching its own-brand range of unisex hair products, called Fish Unisexy. The range will be available in larger Boots the Chemists stores and selected department stores nationwide from mid-September. The packaging and identity are designed in-house by product licencee KMI, which has also designed the Unisexy Fish website, […]

Planetnewmedia wins website jobs

Planetnewmedia has racked up a double win with its appointment to redesign Club 18-30’s website as well as to create the website for the Victoria & Albert Museum’s Radical Fashion exhibition.

Digest

Circle.com has appointed Tim Jones as business group director at the group’s Bristol office, three weeks after it announced a restructuring programme that will see redundancies made next month.

Front Runner

Mike Exon profiles Nike creative director Sergio Lozano to find out how the company is keeping pace

King Cnut Ale marries tradition with amusement

Right blokes, picture the scene. It’s a first date, she’s running late, you’re sitting there knocking back the pints. You’re just polishing off your fourth pint of King Cnut when, bingo, in she walks, looking better than you remembered (well, she would

Dream On

Are you waiting for something that will turn your ideas into a money-spinning reality? Nick Smurthwaite dips into The Bag of Inspiration

El Pais

Pentagram partner Fernando Gutiérrez is at pains to point out that his recent work on El Pais, Spain’s most prominent daily, isn’t so much of a ‘clean’ redesign so much as an ongoing tinker.

Havas extends bid for Tempus

Havas Advertising has not raised its bid for Tempus Group as speculated, following a higher offer over the weekend from WPP Group worth £437m. In a statement released yesterday, Havas Advertising said it took note of the rival offer, but it made no move to counterbid for the group. However, it did extend its own […]

Digest

The Fan Radio Network, a group of radio stations broadcasting a mix of entertainment and football, launched last weekend, branded by Bamber Forsyth. Football clubs with radio stations include Chelsea, Southampton, Aston Villa and Derby County.

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