In the blink of an eye 2019 is done. Our 18th as a company. And we believe it was our best yet. We’ve been privileged to work with some stellar brands across the globe. Projects that help retool these companies for the next decade and beyond. From Milan to the world. The real world to the digital. With super brands, cherished brands and shiny new brands. We’ve built strategies and design systems that reach billions whilst challenging convention and striving to design a better future. So with our most talented team yet we’re raring for 2020 to start.
We kick-started the year by partnering with 4Creative to unify the Channel 4 network for a digital-first future with a sleek rebrand of streaming platform – All 4. It went on to pick up a Transform Award.
Brilliant to see us selected as one of the Top 30 UK Studios this year alongside some wonderfully talented agencies.
Focussing on our ethos and way of working – with talks and podcasts in Milan, Brighton, Manchester, York, London, New York with more planned for 2020.
As massive car nuts – working with BBC Top Gear to craft a new global typeface was a highlight. Then we got to look at the digital future of the brand in a top-secret project slated for 2020.
DixonBaxi culture weekends are a big inspiration for the team. This year we’ve sponsored trips to Oslo, New York, Zagreb, Barcelona, Berlin, Valencia, Porto and more.
Creating a bold new vision for the iconic AC Milan was the highlight of the year. Rooted in the history of 120 years while looking to the future, and giving new meaning to the badge for over 450 million fans globally.
As brand agency for British Land we’re involved in pioneering projects that stretch across the next 10-15 years. Focussing on building a more sustainable, responsible way of living and working.
Continuing our long-held relationship with Eurosport – A new kinetic brand system for ‘Home of Tennis’ that aligns their brand with a singular content strategy.
Inspired by the studio’s 80+ years of ground-breaking entertainment, we developed a unifying strategy and international rebrand of FOX, reimagining it as a bold and captivating modern media brand.
Supporting the next generation is rooted in how we work. Over a third of our team came through our Intern Academy. Intern Magazine took a look under the hood at our ethos and culture.
The ‘layers of story’ in the game underpinned the rebrand of Polish Football League, Ekstraklasa. A new look that challenged convention and will evolve over the season as fans help to shape the experience.
A strategy and brand for H2 – one that unlocks history for a smart, passionate and deeply curious audience across the world.
We’ve been working with WWE this year to develop a new streaming platform from the ground up. Infinite action in one place for every fan, everywhere.
Oh, and this too…
We’ve hit a huge milestone with the completion of our second feature-film script. ‘Year of the Ghost’ now moves into development. An exciting 2020 ahead.
We can’t wait for 2020 when we’ll be able to reveal some major, new brand projects. Until then, happy holidays and here’s to a brave new decade.