Logo Design News

Steve Douglas on August 21st, 2014

The Toronto Blue Jays take issue with Creighton University’s trademark application for their Blue Jays logo. Back last September, Creighton University held a press conference in front of 3,000 students at which president Timothy Lannon and men’s basketball head coach Greg McDermott unveiled the new Creighton Blue Jays logo and court design at the CenturyLink [...]

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Steve Douglas on March 12th, 2014

With Mississauga approaching its 40th birthday, the city decided it was time for a new logo and brand. Rolled out a few weeks ago, the design has received mostly positive reviews, while others compared it to Melbourne’s logo and a paper clip. The City of Mississauga’s old logo design had been featured on official documents, [...]

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Steve Douglas on September 14th, 2012

EBay Inc. has unveiled a new logo, scheduled to be rolled out later this fall. The new design keeps the online retailer’s trademark red, blue, yellow and green colors but replaces the now-familiar jumbled font with a simple inline text treatment. “Our refreshed logo is rooted in our proud history and reflects a dynamic future. [...]

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Steve Douglas on September 27th, 2011

After ten years of selling logo design services, Utah-based Logoworks announces that it’s closing up shop. Arguably one of the first crowdsourcing design sites, and since its inception in 2001, Logoworks was one of the top-ranked and successful logo design websites of the internet era. Purchased a few years back by Hewlett Packard for a [...]

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Steve Douglas on September 24th, 2011

After four months and a global online campaign that netted 15,000 submissions, Serbian designer Predrag Stakic has been announced as the winner of a design competition to find a logo for human rights. My opinion on logo design contests notwithstanding, gotta admit this is a pretty nifty logo, designed as part of a contest to [...]

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