New logos, new identities, new mistakes? We’ve just had the seasonal circus of fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris. The world of fashion and retail is in a constant state of flux as brands and retailers try to figure out who they are, what they stand for, who their customers are and, in many cases, how to just ride out the storm many have been calling the ‘Retail Apocalypse’.
Download and subscribe to Simplicity Talks on iTunes. In our inaugural episode of Simplicity Talks, Robert Costelloe and Mitchell Kirkham-Cooper speak with John Matthews, strategy director for Europe, and Camilla Butcher, strategist in the Siegel+Gale London office. In this episode they address the following: Casual dining and those UK companies currently stuck in the meaningless middle […]
Merging brands is a process that requires changing the point of view and inviting customers into a new initiative. It is important for the process of a merger or acquisition to be done sensibly and methodically, while utilising the company’s marketing and brand management capabilities. Liana Dinghile, executive strategy and development director at Siegel+Gale, talks about success, challenges and communications within an M&A framework.
In this SMPL Q&A we speak with Nancy Hansell, strategy director, and Austyn Stevens, creative director, about our engagement with GroundTruth (formerly xAd), a global location technology company that drives results with real data.
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 brand strategist Chelsea Zou about what Western brands should consider when naming for the Chinese market.
Behind every brand delivering simpler experiences for customers is a leader who recognizes the inherent value in keeping things simple. In this Simplifiers interview, I speak with Stephen Lambert, Head of Brand Marketing at McLaren Automotive.
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 migration strategies for APAC brands.
What’s the value of simplicity for the world’s leading brands? Each year, global brand strategy firm Siegel+Gale sets out to answer exactly that.
Brands that deliver clear, human and useful experiences—win. The 2017 results are in.
From the tens-of-thousands of consumers we surveyed across the globe, we’ve learned that simplicity inspires people to spend more, drives brand loyalty, motivates employees to deliver on the brand promise—and ultimately drives financial gain for companies that embrace it.
Global brand strategy, design and experience firm Siegel+Gale today announced the findings of the seventh annual Global Brand Simplicity Index.
In the same way they had made sophisticated cuisine accessible and cooking it easy, Blue Apron made wine, often considered prohibitively intimidating, just as simple. To this end, Siegel+Gale designed Blue Apron’s wine iconography and packaging, winning accolades from the Creativity International Awards for the work.
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.