Bubble tea is a sweet tea based beverage mixed with fruit, fruit syrup, milk and tapioca balls (or jelly) referred to as “boba”. Originally created in Taiwan in the 1980’s it will see its expansion into the UK market in April under the brand Bubbleology. This will be the first authentic Bubble Tea cafe in Europe and will be situated in the centre of London’s Soho district.
Thortons is a UK based confectioner and retailer specialising in chocolate, established in 1911 by Joseph William Thornton it has become the largest independent confectioner in the UK. As a celebration of their 100th year they commissioned Nottingham based Purple Circle to develop (alongside their in-house team) a ‘Fantastical’ theme that would adorn there product range and retail spaces.
CooperVision is a US manufacturer of contact lenses which was founded in 1979, based in California it has grown to become the world’s fourth largest developer. Following a record year in 2010 CooperVision rolled out a new brand identity which they say “brings a refreshing perspective to the market.”