Logo and Packaging Design for Marou Chocolate

Founded by a couple of Frenchmen living in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Marou Faiseurs de Chocolat has the honour of being Vietnam’s first single-origin gourmet bean-to-bar chocolate producer. Marou brought in design agency Rice Creative at the very outset, tasking the latter to build the brand’s visual identity and packaging. “We wanted the packaging […]
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Sports Retail Branding: Nike Year of the Snake

2013 is the Year of the Snake according to the traditional Chinese calendric system. The new year was officially inaugurated on February 4 and, to celebrate the event, sports giant Nike launched a dedicated set of snake-themed shoe designs. The special edition shoe range honoured both the Chinese zodiac and basketball player Kobe Bryant (whose […]
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Bulletproof Designs New Branding for Amira Rice

London and New York agency Bulletproof has created the global brand identity and packaging design for Indian food brand Amira Rice. “We are confident this is going to be the biggest launch to hit the rice fixture in the UK for many years,” said Rob Mesure, Amira’s UK CEO. Nick Rees, global creative director at […]
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Identity for an Architectural Practice: Mariana Tormen Haiduk

Mariana Tormen Haiduk is an up-and-coming architect in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil. Up until recently, her career was based on collaborations with other architects and architecture firms. In 2012, she decided to launch her own firm and hired Estúdio Alice to create her visual identity. Alice tried to identify if there were recurring […]
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Restaurant Branding: Henhom Bakhoor

Assia Merazi is currently an art director at Ogilvy & Mather’s UAE branch. She recently devised this identity for an Emirati restaurant. The logo represents smoke from the bakhoor—woodchips soaked in fragrant oils—drifting off and abstractly spelling “Henhom” in Arabic. The horizontal logotype is clear and straight, balancing with the soft shapes of the larger, […]
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Ice Cream and Dessert Café: Honey & Bee

Having originally studied in Cairo in Egypt, Emad Daoud is now a widely experienced graphic designer who has worked all over the Middle East. Currently based in Saudi Arabia, Emad recently completed this brand identity and packaging design project for a coffee-come-dessert parlour in Riyadh city. Interestingly, the design avoids any traditional Arabo-Islamic styling cues, […]
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Fashion Branding: MarinaMarina

Designers Anne Faucher and Emilie Mantovani co-founded swimwear fashion label MarinaMarina back in 2009. To help it to formulate its brand identity, the Montréal-centred clothing company consulted with I M A G O, an advertising and branding agency specialising in the luxury and fashion lifestyle sector. Under the subsequent art direction of Carl Gagnon, graphic […]
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