Peter Arkle Limited Edition

Packaging with monochromatic illustration and copper foil detail designed by New York based artist Peter Arkle for single malt Scotch whisky anCnoc

This week, anCnoc, a brand of single malt Scotch whisky, launched a limited edition range, created by Scottish, New York based artist Peter Arkle. The packaging mixes the familiar copper foil and spacious white design of its standard ranges but fused with a loose hand drawn black ink illustrative details that captures the product’s simple ingredients and distinctive process while neatly visualising the crafted sensibilities and ‘magic’ of the brand. This aesthetic extends across a microsite that, in tandem, highlights both anCnoc and Peter’s approach.

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DB Draught by Designworks

Packaging with illustrative detail created by Designworks for award winning New Zealand draught ale DB Draught

DB Draught is an award winning New Zealand draught ale produced by Singaporean and Dutch owned DB Breweries, an Auckland based company that also brews for popular beer brands such as Heineken, Amstel and Tiger. This year DB Draught underwent a rebranding exercise, conducted by international studio Designworks, to develop the brand’s 80 year heritage and remain relevant to today’s customer.

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Harbour Brewing Co. designed by A-Side

Harbour Brewing Co. - Branding and packaging design by A-Side Studio

The Harbour Brewing Company is a ‘progressive and innovative’ North Cornwall based craft brewery run by Rhys Powell and Eddie Lofthouse that was launched earlier this year. Their new brand identity, created by independent design studio A-Side, mixes a nautical theme with bold typography and craft beer cues to capture the brands traditional sense of quality and its creative approach to brewing.

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