Small Japanese Soldier has expressed the majority view of the Westlifes and Blues of this world with its V-sign logo for new boy band V. Well, sort of – it’s more of a Vulcan greeting, really. Not that the V boys get either reference. Taking a breather from the dance routine accompanying debut single Blood, Sweat and Tears, band member Mark burbled: ‘The logo is wicked. It’s all about the hand sign!’ Ah, bless. At least he’s unlikely to be allowed to write any lyrics.
The CBD company – which is “by women for women” – has branding that resists the more bohemian tropes of CBD and leans into luxury instead.
A reading initiative for young prisoners answering a Penguin brief was one of two projects to scoop the top prize, while 213 pencils in total were awarded to winning work.
The Australian energy start-up Edify was founded in 2015 but needed an identity to match its “established success” and wider work network.
The platform has been developed in partnership with software developers and designers EPAM, and will be targeted at children and their families in Europe and Central Asia.