Design Agency CEO DJ Haddad of Haddad & Partners has taken an unorthodox approach to navigating through the pandemic, bringing a mobile office to the 70+ employees working at home.
Monotype has unveiled Avenir Next World, which has been expanded to support 10 styles and over 150 languages and scripts for brands and agencies which need to extend to new regions or bring consistency to an already global presence.
Agency 50,000feet is underwriting arts scholarships in partnership with the Chicago Public Schools and Design Museum of Chicago, and is providing financial support to The Cooper Union Saturday Program in NYC.
Kristen Duncan of Neenah speaks candidly about consumer influence on sustainable branding decisions, and the role designers play in responsible disposal of product packaging.
North Dakota is developing the nation’s first network for beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The Greteman Group developed the name, logo, and brand.
JKR presents the redesign for the largest ice cream chain in the world, Baskin-Robbins. Consensus was that the branding had become dull and diluted. The refreshed message for consumers is to ‘Live Flavorfully’ and embrace variety.
Empowered by the rise of DTC online retail and disruptive creative voices, branding studio Mucca created the name, identity, packaging, e-commerce site and more for new jewelry brand TIny Gods.
As we try to cope with pandemics, politics and protests, our 57th Design Annual suggests that out of the crucible we can expect an even more influential graphic design profession to emerge.
In a bid to curb the number of those taking to the streets this past holiday season, the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) teamed up with independent agency Troup to issue messages of hope and support.
AJAX’s portfolio of cleaning sprays gets a clean and simplifed new rebrand in Europe courtesy of branding agency JAM. The project includes enhanced logo presentation, and lighter and brighter colors.
Extension to December 31 for a free demo and deep discounts on FunctionFox Systems’ industry leading time tracking and project management software for creative professionals.
Taamrat Amaize joins COLLINS as Head of Strategy. She will help the branding and design agency confront a growing skepticism of brands, and was integral to their recent work reimaging Robinhood.
Diane Domeyer of The Creative Group explains that savvy managers are turning to interim professionals or freelancers to support their full-time staff, allowing firms to maintain business-critical operations and remain flexible.
Brendan Murphy posits that while direct-to-consumer brands have given us a slew of both personal and personable names, the shift from the institutional to the human era has also given rise to much more human brand logos and brand expressions.
PepsiCo has refreshed the 2 Liter bottle design across the entire portfolio. The company says that the decision reflects design-led thinking and best practices centered on an improved consumer experience.
Janice Cavaliere and Tana Hall of Gensler argue that in this ‘age of belonging’ organizations need to have the courage to give employees the agency to fulfill their purpose.
Gordon Drummond spoke recently with GDUSA about the objectives of the online Sessions College BFA in Graphic Design program, about his background as an educator, and about trends he sees in design today.
BrandOpus and Molson Coors Beverage Company introduce HUZZAH Probiotic Seltzer!, a full-flavored seltzer with added probiotics. The visual brand world is vibrant and uses pops of color on a crisp white canvas to engage consumers and reflect the product’s cool Southern California origins.
TGG’s brand restage for Friendship Dairies encompasses the entire franchise and focuses on the connection to family dairy farms and its ethos of love and friendship.
The participants in GDUSA’s Socially Responsible Designers editorial feature – an annual look at creative and thought leaders who are designing for good – choose to see a silver lining to the annus horribilis that is 2020.
Annie Yang of Conran Design Group says that young audiences want a real connection with a brand, one that has ‘an authentic integration into our lives.’
SADA, a business and technology consultancy on track to become a billion-dollar Google Cloud partner, has introduced a new logo and refreshed its corporate brand for the first time in 20 years with the help of Siegel+Gale.
Academy of Art University is offering a wide selection of art and design online workshops and webinars in October. These online workshops are offered free as part of the University’s innovative response to the pandemic.
Kulia paired up with San Francisco strategic design agency, Designsake Studio, to bring its beauty and skincare products to life with safe and sustainable materials such as Neenah® Folding Board.
Our 2020 flagship competition is open to the entire creative community: individuals, firms, agencies, companies, institutions, freelancers, students. This is now closed for 2020.
Global brand and design consultancy LANDOR & FITCH appoints Alasdair Lennox Group Executive Creative Director of Experience, Americas.