Stokes Forgings unveiled its updated corporate identity this week, created by Haigh Thornley. Its identity was last revamped in the 1950s, says Haigh Thornley managing director Andrew Thornley. ‘A revamp was seriously overdue, but the client wanted to retain some elements of the original. It had been around so long it had come full circle and looked quite stylish.’ Stokes supplies car components to companies such as Ford, Aston Martin, Land Rover and Jaguar. Haigh Thornley won the £50 000 job last December in a three-way pitch.
Ex-Design Council CEO John Mathers and creative director Bill Wallsgrove have co-founded a branding consultancy, which will look to improve the creative image and strategy of charities to help them
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Alan Bishop, former CEO at the Southbank Centre, has replaced Kampfner as head of the independent organisation, with a view to look for another chief in the long-term.
The funeral comparison service has taken on new name Beyond, and design studio SomeOne has given it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter