Estonian beer brand Viru is to be launched in the UK this month by Global Brands, with branding and packaging designed by Haines McGregor. The eight-sided bottle features a marque incorporating Estonian capital Tallin’s Oleviste Church. Haines McGregor was appointed in March, following a credentials pitch.
Precious Plastic seeks to tackle a “global problem on a local level” by sharing blueprints for industrial plastic recycling machines and helping creatives start their own sustainable, community-based enterprises.
The new identity has been launched to mark the platform’s tenth anniversary, as well as support its mission to get more fans directly supporting music creators.
The results of the annual survey conducted by Ben The Illustrator show that more than half of illustrators are not earning more than £20k annually.
Wolff Olins creative director Emma Barratt, creative director Kate Dawkins, Yarza Twins, Barclays Experience design director Noel Lyons join more experts from across the design industry.