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Short film; a brilliant brand storytelling asset

The Power of Brand Storytelling on Film. Goodwin & Goodwin are a creative sign company based in North London. They recently worked with film makers; Reuben Armstrong and Jamie Neale to create a short promotional film about their business. In this short film we get…

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Hugh Jackman tells the Montblanc story – A masterclass in building brand authenticity

For all brands authenticity is one of the real hot buttons in their efforts to connect with consumers and build highly engaged relationships. Brands are telling their story at every opportunity, spruiking provenance, craftsmanship and history – regardless of whether they’re a start-up or a…

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The Toast Maker – A gently amusing poke at brand story telling

Does this amusing parody of brand story telling diminish the effectiveness of this branding approach? OK, so we’re the first ones to rave about the virtues of authentic brand story telling. We love to discover a passionate, artisan craftsman sitting at the heart of a…

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Is your brand a market leading story teller?

When was the lat time you heard a really good story… from a brand? It’s part of the way we’re wired that we relate to stories with a level of engagement and emotion that is simply not attainable for functional messaging. And whilst all brands…

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Why story telling trumps data every time

A good brand story is worth a thousand data points. Science & education You-tuber; Veritasium looks at why a story is much better at influencing our decisions than hard data. For so many brand managers and brand owners the emphasis in their branding is focused…

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Ben and Jerry's Brand says thank you to fans

If you have a brand that is lucky enough to have a loyal and passionate group of people following you then it’s important every now and then to thank them and keep them engaged. That’s just what Ben and Jerry’s do every year with their annual Free…

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Back to being brand obsessed with Lego!

We’re pretty obsessed with Lego, you may have noticed! Lego is a brand whose packaging says suitable for aged 4 years+, but probably their biggest brand advocates are blokes 20+ reminiscing of the hours of fun from their childhood. I still buy my boyfriend Lego, he’s 31. We…

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Our first International TVC for weight loss brand Jenny Craig

Over the past few weeks we’ve been busy putting our creative and strategic heads together to produce our very first International TVC for weight loss brand Jenny Craig. It’s been an exciting time for the brand and for our team.  Our relationship with Jenny Craig…

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In the Press – Our fresh branding and packaging design for TOM Organic featured on BP&O

BP&O is a Branding, Packaging and Opinion blog led by British designer Richard Baird. What can we say – when it comes to brand and packaging design – these guys have exquisite taste. You can check the review of our brand and packaging design on…

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The Art of Crafting the right Brand Personality

Crafting the Right Personality for your Brand. More and more brands are concentrating on developing a sense of personality in order to connect with their market. But many end-up with a similar, whimsical style. Creating a unique personality that is on-brand is not always easy…

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Casa Camper – Architectural Brand Communication

Every Gesture is an Opportunity to Create Meaningful Brand Communication I’ve previously written about my memorable brand experience staying at Casa Camper in Barcelona. This morning I received an email from my friends at Casa Camper and the picture of Casa Camper in Berlin caught…

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Pixar's Toy Story 3 – A Lesson in Creating Authentic Brand Heritage

Heritage is great thing for a brand to have, it endows the brand with a believability and reality that’s nearly impossible to fake. When creating a brand we always try to create a brand story, it’s the first step in generating a heritage. A good…

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