Logo Design News

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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Steve Douglas on February 24th, 2011

Retail giant JCPenney rolls out a new logo in an attempt to rebrand themselves as a “modern retailer.” Prior to the official roll-out during Oscar commercials, giant retailer JCPenney announced yesterday that the company was rebranding themselves with a new logo (above right). Following GAP’s new logo debacle from a few months ago, internet critics [...]

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