Category Archives: Hong Kong

Ideas Inspiring Innovation | Logos that pay tribute to roofs

Open your eyes, look around you. Nature has it all, in plenty abundance! Shapes, color, texture, smell, and a myriad of other qualities that can readily inspire us. From cars, planes, home appliances, electronic gadgets, even zippers and velcro… An … Continue reading

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Logo & Corporate Identity | Geometric exploration [1]

      Elvia Travel Insurance, Switzerland (Elvia is now part of German Insurance giant, Allianz); Rijnstate Ziekenhuis (Rijnstate Hospital), The Netherlands; Ascur Management Consulting Co., Lugano, Switzerland; Banque Patrimoine & Immobilier, France; DeVry University, US; ABN-AMRO Bank, The Netherlands; Commonwealth … Continue reading

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Brand-Building | The Asian perspective. Is it really that different?

A fascinating insight into Asian Brands and their branding challenge. The argument that often surfaces is why is it that the world’s region with the highest economic growth produces so few global brands. Make that internationally-recognizable, as some Asian brands … Continue reading

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Logo & Corporate Identity | Waving flag doppelgängers [3]

We live in a visual world, where every logo, symbol, sign, coterie of words with interesting fonts and even a single letter, has a meaning, and is used to communicate a message. This is all part Semiotics, the study of … Continue reading

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Logo & Corporate Identity | Waving flag doppelgängers [2]

We live in a visual world, where every logo, symbol, sign, coterie of words with interesting fonts and even a single letter, has a meaning, and is used to communicate a message. This is all part Semiotics, the study of … Continue reading

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Brand Building | Color meanings across cultures [Orange]

Further blogposts on the subject of intercultural brand-building and the role of color. It never fails to peak my interest, as the human race has been communicating through signs, symbols, shapes, and colors throughout history. And it never ceases to amaze … Continue reading

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World’s Top Brands 2011 | Fastest Growing Brands

The same Millward Brown report on the World’s Top Brands for 2011 also included brands with the highest brand value growth. These are brands on the rise, and for the first time include the Social Media juggernaut, Facebook. With a … Continue reading

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