Create More Consistency

Corporate and product guidelines have been in place for a long time. But guidelines can be used for other purposes as well. Take the case of one of our clients — Z Corporation (now part of 3D Systems). Z Corporation produces 3D printers that build three-dimensional...

A New Logo — Why?

While visiting family recently, I brought up the story about the new Gap logo debacle. (In case you haven’t heard, the Gap recently presented a new logo on their website that was, to be kind, very poorly received. In a failed attempt to recover from this,  Gap...

The Revitalized Logo

A short time ago, I noticed that a number of well-known companies and products had new logos, including Stop & Shop, Kraft Foods, Cheer detergent, Sysco, QuickChek, and Wal-Mart (note: I’m having a hard time deciding whether or not to include the hyphen when...