Leading discount supermarket chain ALDI topped the list as the world’s simplest brand for the third year running, while Google dominated the US rankings.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, DECEMBER 7, 2016 – Credit Karma and global brand strategy firm Siegel+Gale today announced their collaboration on a brand evolution effort with the unveiling of a new visual identity. The rebranding effort builds on Credit Karma’s success in creating useful financial tools for more than 60 million members across the U.S. “Through […]
SMPL Q&A is a blog feature in which we interview experts on all things relevant to branding, design and simplicity. In this Q&A, we speak with Jonathan Field, design director, about the role brand visual identity plays in acquiring and retaining clients.
Corporate logos being referenced in apparel is nothing new. But a new subversion is taking place. Carrefour, Boots and WH Smith serving as motifs on Anya Hindmarch handbags. McDonalds being referenced in Moschino’s catwalk shows. Fashion is usually a good barometer for millennial attitudes – so does this trend suggest that they think logos are a big fat LOL? And how do brands create experiences to engage this audience?
When the cyclical oil and gas industry experiences a global downturn, there’s a lot of uncertainty. How do we manage production? Where can we cut costs? When will prices return? Analysts predict, but nobody knows. In all of the complexity, there’s one thing we can count on—consolidation is inevitable.
Today, ‘virtual reality’ has become nothing more than a token buzzword, plastered across online marketing forums and populating the inboxes of CMOs claiming to be the saviour of all brands, everywhere.
Examining sporting successes and failures, Philip Davies, president of EMEA, talks about the importance of leadership, cohesiveness and clear objectives when building a brand.
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SMPL Q&A is a blog feature in which we interview experts on all things relevant to branding, design and simplicity. In this Q&A, we speak with Marc Desmond, senior business analytics and insights strategist, about the surprising factors that contribute to purchase decision-making in commodities, professional services, TV News and B2B tech.
Siegel+Gale today announced the appointment of Johnson Gu as General Manager and Executive Creative Director for the Shanghai office. Gu brings more than 16 years of branding, design and innovation experience to the firm.
SMPL Q&A is a blog feature in which we interview experts on all things relevant to branding, design and simplicity. In this Q&A we speak with Jeff Lapatine, strategy director, about brand naming strategies one might take after a merger, acquisition or spin-off.