News archives: 2011


20 November 2011 By Peter Ward

New identity for interior designers

Actium Design is a multi-disciplinary design consultancy, whose work ranges from major architectural projects to interior and furniture design. Actium focuses on three core areas: the client’s needs and expectations; the integrity of the design; and the functionality of the completed project.

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15 September 2011 By Neil Quiddington

Designs revealed for pylons of the future

The pylon design of the future shortlist has been unveiled by competition organisers Royal Institute of British Architects, the National Grid and the Department of Energy and Climate Change. Simplify have created a brochure detailing the shortlisted design entries.

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14 July 2011 By Neil Quiddington

A green proposition for Brookfield

Simplify have just produced a corporate brochure for Brookfield Mulitplex Green which effectively communicates their green proposition. Brookfield Multiplex Green transforms existing buildings into low carbon, high performance assets, creating environments that have lower operating costs and support enhanced occupational health, wellbeing and productivity.

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26 May 2011 By Neil Quiddington

Is your brand helping you grow?

Brand identity and communication materials have the capability of determining the first and often lasting impression of a business.

As such, we believe a regular independent review of how effectively a firm communicates with its internal and external audiences is a necessity rather than a luxury. One only needs to take a look in the financial services sector at any of the Top 10 accountancy firms, for example, to see the importance and value they place on brand identit. As a good example, see PwC’s focus on branding on its website – Is your brand helping you grow?


17 May 2011 By Peter Ward

Identity is spot on for events charity

ITSON Events is a charity set up by young entrepreneurs James Boulter and Maddy Clark with the aim of making a difference to the lives of other young people.

They approached us to create an identity which was “young, fun urban and chic.”

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12 April 2011 By Neil Quiddington

April projects a distinct shade of green

Following the brand identity we created in March for green waste management start-up Greenfurb, April has presented us with further green projects from established and start-up businesses…

Brookfield Multiplex Green, part of global construction company Brookfield Multiplex is a new client that transforms existing buildings into low carbon, high performance assets, creating environments that have lower operating costs and support enhanced occupant health, wellbeing and productivity. They appointed us following a credentials pitch to develop their corporate communications which we plan to deliver in May and will reveal more details then.

National Grid has asked us to produce a brochure on offshore wind farms, and we’re advising an energy comparison start-up on their identity and marketing collateral, so we’ll come back to these developments soon.