Probably our favourite accolade all year has been our recent inclusion in Computer Arts’ Top 50 Studio Rankings. Voted for by our peers, it’s recognition of the studios doing the most interesting work of the moment in design and branding by the people who know best. Cheers guys!
Our new design for healthy pretzel snack Indie Bay was featured in last week’s Stylist magazine. Picked as the Editor’s Choice from 30 Little Pick-Me-Ups, the snack was described as ‘deliciously moreish’, by which we think they meant ‘beautifully designed’.
We were delighted to win two trophies at this year’s Pentawards ceremony in Barcelona – a gold for our rebrand for Higgidy, and a silver for our packaging for the London Popcorn Company. Congratulations to the team!
Flicking through his copy of this week’s Grazia, our esteemed CD Shaun was delighted to find our new designs for Pip & Nut almond milks nestling among the FROW photos and Hadid headshots. Head to pipandnut.com for details and stockists before it announces its break-up!
We were thrilled to be recognised at this year’s Food & Beverage Awards for our work on Higgidy and Dalston’s Drinks, picking up a gold and silver respectively. That’s another two more plates for our beautiful Higgidy-style eclectic crockery collection!
Our Creative Partner Shaun has been sharing his words of wisdom with key drinks industry title The Drinks Business. On an article about craft in beer and spirits design, Shaun spoke about our love for LoneWolf and our aversion to artisanal cliché!
We’re ecstatic to announce that we won gold at last night’s Design Effectiveness Awards with Kabuto Noodles. Since we helped create the brand back in 2011, it has grown from strength to strength – a testament to the power and longevity of its iconic design. We’d like to say a huge thank you and congratulations to founder Crispin Busk who has worked bravely and boldly to make Kabuto the success it is.
Our Client Partner Kerry travelled to Bergen recently to deliver a talk to Norway’s business movers and shakers on the success of the BEAR brand. Focusing on B&B’s strategic and creative input, Kerry explained how the multi-million pound brand has been able to resonate with consumers, retailers and kids alike.
What a lovely surprise to see Pippa of Pip & Nut gracing the pages of the Sunday Times this weekend. Sharing acorns of wisdom from her start-up experience that have resulted in 400% sales growth last year, this lady is definitely cracking the nut market!
We were delighted to see the wonderful Just Bee team on Dragon’s Den this weekend. Their naturally delicious honey infused spring water created quite a buzz, and though they turned down Peter Jones’ investment, they’ve since secured listings with Boots, Waitrose and Holland & Barrett! Great news for getting more Vitamin Bee in your life!
Pop into Selfridges between 7.30am and 12.30pm every day until 12th February to enjoy the new Pip & Nut toast bar. Whipping up protein packed, naturally nutritious nut butter recipes from their brilliant cookbook, Pip & Nut have got your mornings covered!
Brighten up your morning commute by watching out for our fantastic new Kabuto noodle ads on the underground! And while you’re at it, why not brighten up your lunch too and grab yourselves a pot!
It’s not unusual to find our Creative Partner Shaun pontificating about graphic design with a bottle of whisky in his hands, but happily on this occasion he had the excuse of being a member of the judging panel at the World Drinks & Whiskies Awards. Alongside some of the great and good of the spirits industry, Shaun debated and discussed the merits of each entrant’s packaging design, with the winners to be announced in March.
If you’ve been racking your brains about what to get the man in your life this Christmas, our friends over at Bulldog have a great suggestion in their new advert. After all, everyone needs some skincare TLC now and then – even elves!
Our friends at Dalston’s Drinks are popping up all over the media this week. First their delicious craft sodas were recommended on Stylist’s Style List, then company founder Duncan was interviewed for the telly box on London Live about the joys of running a start-up.