1. The Russian beer manufacturer Efes Rus has worked with the branding agency Viewpoint to redesign labels and cans for Velkopopovecky Kozel’s non-filtered range. 2-D graphic design on the cans was printed by Rexam.
In partnership with the New-York based creative non-profit group Parley for the Oceans, adidas has presented the first concept of running shoes with an upper made of recycled plastic fished out from the ocean. The presentation took place last week, June 29, at a high-level event on climate change in New York at the United Nation General Assembly Hall.
A new super premium addition to the Bombay Sapphire range, Star of Bombay, takes its name from the 60-carat sapphire once discovered in Sri Lanka and given to the silent movie star Mary Pickford by her husband, Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. This gem also appears beneath the portray of Queen Victoria on the label of the original Bombay Sapphire.
Absolut Vodka is reviving its famous ‘Colours’ limited edition in the UK, first launched in 2009 to support the VIII Gay Games in Cologne. The bottle features the colours of the gay pride flag designed by San Francisco-based artist Gilbert Baker in 1977 and reflects the brand’s long-standing commitment to support human rights, equality and artistic expression.