The new Design Museum opened in late November, now occupying the site of the former Commonwealth Institute on Kensington High Street. Fear and Love: Reactions to a Complex World is one of […]
Crimestoppers choose agency partner to provide powerful new brand proposition; attracting more supporters and galvanising existing stakeholders. Crimestoppers is a national independent charity that adds value to society with an essential and […]
The Team reveals this year’s festive campaign supporting Better Bankside’s Together at Christmas winter appeal.
We have produced dozens of animation videos for our clients, each has its own challenges, so we thought we would share some tips to help you avoid some pitfalls.
Experience Architect Jamie Stantonian shares his recent experience of VR For years it was a running joke in the web industry that the coming year might be “the year of the mobile web”. […]
Achieving clarity is one of the biggest challenges of branding. “The logo doesn’t work for social” say Digital. “My initiative needs its own colour” say Products or Services. “But we need our […]
The Team will be hosting a panel session and debate asking why brand purpose matters in business today? Then aggregating its findings into a book, printed 48 hours later. Doing good is […]
Design Week’s Top 100 is seen as the benchmark of independent UK design businesses providing a detailed and holistic analysis of the financial state of the design industry. The Team are proud […]
Client Services. Our name does us no favours. Who wants to be ‘serviced’? It sounds like an added benefit or something that’s just nice to have, rather than an essential component of a […]
There is no doubt that the third sector is currently suffering a crisis of trust with the Charity Commission reporting that public trust has fallen to a ten-year low. At the same […]
I can still remember when I first saw Channel 4’s trailer for the 2012 Paralympics The Superhumans. The music. The attitude. The bravery. The cinematic look and feel. It made the hairs […]
Imagine a company induction where your employees come face to face with your CEO and are taken on a personal tour of business locations and customers around the world.
Now imagine taking your employees on a virtual tour of a new facility you are building or demonstrating a product that doesn’t exist yet or immersing them in a brand experience they will never forget.
The unique marriage between history and technology is reuniting, liberating, and protecting the world’s past for people to enjoy now and well into the future.
For the last 16 years, the Mona Foundation has provided funding to educational initiatives worldwide which emphasise increased opportunity for women, girls and service to the community.
There has never been a better – or more dangerous time – for brands to partner to deliver a social impact. The opportunity 2015 was a great year for sustainability and social […]
We’re so paranoid about reinforcing the myth that a brand is just a logo in the charity sector that we sadly rarely celebrate the value of design. Yet it’s a love of […]
The Team is delighted to announce the appointment of Dan Dufour as Strategic Brand Director. Dan joins the Borough Market based brand communications agency from Good Agency where he worked as Associate […]
The Team annual Christmas card is always an interesting challenge: How do we create something unique and festive, something which will engage our team, contacts and clients alike, plus raise money for […]
As English Heritage moves into its new phase as a charity, The Team have been selected as its strategic brand partner. Our remit will be to provide brand guardianship and direction for […]
Why are so many big brands stabbing me in the back? Names I used to trust are no longer my best buddies. How could they betray me? When we hit the hard […]
Belgian artist Carsten Höller is best known for his ability to turn museums into fun-zones for both adults and children with symmetrical slide installations, inverted vision goggles, and flight simulation machines, giving […]
The Team’s 2014 Christmas card campaign helps Southwark Foodbank purchase Christmas dinner hampers for families in need in the borough.
The Team shares the idea behind this year’s Christmas card campaign, in aid of Southwark Foodbank.
English Heritage chose a partner that demonstrates clear understanding of their new brand combined with world-class digital experience design skills across mobile platforms.
The M&S Shwop campaign began as an internal CSR initiative that later progressed to become their biggest non-product campaign rolled out to M&S customers across the country in stores and online. The basic idea is that staff and customers donate their unwanted clothes, which are then sold in Oxfam shops, shipped to Africa for resale in local markets, or recycled to support the environment.
In conjunction with our Christmas card and its theme of giving, The Team undertook ’12 days of fundraising’ in the lead up to Christmas for Make-A-Wish foundation, a heart-warming charity that grants wishes to children with life threatening conditions.
A brand should be constantly evolving to stay relevant and to adapt to changing market conditions. And like everything else, the market conditions appear to be changing more quickly by the day. Every once in a while, though, most companies and organisations feel the need for a more profound analysis of what their brand stands for. Typically this means a discussion around what to do about the logo.
There is an ongoing question about how companies make their corporate values part of the everyday culture of the business and embed them into the company’s DNA. Somehow, amongst all the corporate communications that employees receive every day, the message about values and ethics seems to be getting lost.
There have been a few major logistical decisions made in publishing and design over the last couple of decades – the latest one being whether to publish digitally, in print, or a combination. Any decision appears to boil down to the Betamax/VHS dilemma: make the wrong choice and it will cost you.
There’s this impression that animation is difficult to produce, costly and time-consuming – but provided it’s short, and you’re pithy with what you’re saying, animation can be affordable and very good value for getting complex information to a large audience.