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Team of the Year visited Switzerland!
Date of publication: 11.04.2018
Team of the Year visited Switzerland!
Three Depot WPF employees visited Nestle headquarters in Vevey.
Bahroma: ice cream with oriental flavor
Date of publication: 27.12.2017
Bahroma: ice cream with oriental flavor
Depot WPF (Moscow, Russia) and Food One (Kazakhstan) presented a new brand of ice cream – Bahroma.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Depot WPF welcomes designer from Stratcom - South Africa's best packaging design agency
Date of publication: 03.08.2017
ANNOUNCEMENT: Depot WPF welcomes designer from Stratcom - South Africa's best packaging design agency
Within the framework of our GLBA alliance, we invited intern designers quite often from from worldwide renowned agencies and sent out art directors to work in partner agencies. This time we host a designer from Stratcom - the most famous agency in South Africa, specializing in packaging design. Hurry up - and maybe in these two weeks, from 7 to 19 August, you can work with him!
GLBA: the outputs of the meeting in Istanbul
Date of publication: 07.04.2017
GLBA: the outputs of the meeting in Istanbul
The regural GLBA global alliance meeting was held on the 7th of April.
Myths and Reality: Сhinese branding through the eyes of a European
Date of publication: 01.11.2016
Myths and Reality: Сhinese branding through the eyes of a European
Depot WPF managing partner and European Packaging Design Association board member Anna Lukanina has just returned from Taiwan. Under the impression of Asia and communication with foreign colleagues Anna shares the experience of the epda congress 2016. Check her personal memos.
WCF Istanbul: Ekaterina Lavrova on Depot WPF's instruments and lifehacks
Date of publication: 31.10.2016
WCF Istanbul: Ekaterina Lavrova on Depot WPF's instruments and lifehacks
World Communication Forum regional session is taking place in Istanbul on November, 3-4. It's main theme sounds as "Crises VS Chances: Country, Company, Personal Reputation". Depot WPF's PR director Ekaterina Lavrova is invited to the forum as a speaker. She is participating in the session dedicated to convertible instruments for corporate reputation.
Europe VS Asia: epda compares differing approaches to branding
Date of publication: 26.10.2016
Europe VS Asia: epda compares differing approaches to branding
European packaging design association (epda) has decided to cross European borders and invites designers from all over the world to attend its 2-day conference in Taipei on 27/28 October 2016. Depot WPF managing partner, presenting GLBA in Russia, and epda board member Anna Lukanina joined the meeting. Follow its developments through her live report.
Depot WPF discovers South America
Date of publication: 01.09.2016
Depot WPF discovers South America
This summer Brazil is in the limelight in connection with the Olympic Games. But this is not the only key international event. At the begining of September Brazil will have a global branding conference, promoted by the Global Local Branding Alliance (GLBA), which is formed by strategic branding companies focused on eliciting consumer’s emotional reactions throughout the world.
Zoom Room: Jia Jia soy sauce’s concept
Date of publication: 29.08.2016
Zoom Room: Jia Jia soy sauce’s concept
The mix of traditional Chinese culture and modern technology in one package of soy sauce? Why not!
What The Pack: Berndt+Partner, Germany — exclusive
Date of publication: 25.08.2016
What The Pack: Berndt+Partner, Germany — exclusive
Together with Depot WPF branding agency’s team we continue to publish exclusive interviews with directors of companies that form GLBA — Global Local Branding Alliance. You’ve already got acquainted with companies from China, South Africa, Turkey, Brazil, USA and now Germany.
Designer from South Africa in Russia? Yes!
Date of publication: 17.08.2016
Designer from South Africa in Russia? Yes!
The senior designer of Stratcom (GLBA agency in Johannesburg) Carina Hartman is currently working in Depot WPF. Carina has become a part of our team in terms of GLBA's international exchange program for strategists, designers and managers.
Red Dot 2016: 4/4
Date of publication: 15.08.2016
Red Dot 2016: 4/4
The international jury of one of the most important design awards of the world — Red Dot — appreciates the works of Depot WPF branding agency for a number of years. But in 2016 we got coveted "red dots" in Communication Design category for all our projects that  we had submitted to the contest.
Depot WPF and KARAT got Silver Prize at The Dieline Awards
Date of publication: 20.05.2016
Depot WPF and KARAT got Silver Prize at The Dieline Awards
The Dieline Awards organizers announced the winners and trends of The Dieline Awards 2016. This year the jury recognized 77 winners across 12 categories. And KARAT packaging design by Depot WPF is among them.
EDA: awards, lectures and Viennese coffee
Date of publication: 19.05.2016
EDA: awards, lectures and Viennese coffee
Last weekend Depot WPF art-director Tatiana Mikolaevskaya was on a European Design Awards & Conference. She traveled to Vienne to get our awards (Depot WPF has received from the jury gold and two silver) and impressions.
What The Pack: Orhan Irmak Tasarim, Turkey — exclusive
Date of publication: 18.05.2016
What The Pack: Orhan Irmak Tasarim, Turkey — exclusive
Together with the Depot WPF branding agency we continue to publish a series of exclusive interviews with directors of branding companies from GLBA — Global Local Branding Alliance. Seven professionals from seven countries will tell about national market particularities, about what works and what doesn’t work in local branding and about the qualities which a designer who’s willing to work in a foreign country must possess.
Depot WPF is THE ONE SHOW winner
Date of publication: 12.05.2016
Depot WPF is THE ONE SHOW winner
This year our agency has participated in the prestigious international award THE ONE SHOW for the first time. The debut was successful: we were awarded Merit Award for Shopping List package design.
"White Square": what did we bring from Minsk?
Date of publication: 18.04.2016
"White Square": what did we bring from Minsk?
The International Festival of Advertising and Marketing "White Square" has taken place in Minsk this Saturday. Depot WPF projects received one "Gold" and two "Silver" awards. Our art-director Vera Zvereva shared details of participation in the festival judging panel and impressions of the festival as a whole.
What the Pack: STRATCOM, South Africa — exclusive
Date of publication: 14.04.2016
What the Pack: STRATCOM, South Africa — exclusive
Together with the Depot WPF branding agency we continue to publish a series of exclusive interviews with directors of branding companies from GLBA — Global Local Branding Alliance. After the interview from China we would like to introduce South Africa and it’s representative — Gail Macleod, chief&founder of STRATCOM branding agency.
Vera Zvereva — how branding influences sales
Date of publication: 29.03.2016
Vera Zvereva — how branding influences sales
"It’s all about branding effects on sales: not just pretty pictures" — the lecture of Depot WPF art director Vera Zvereva prepared for the Minsk advertising and marketing festival WHITE SQUARE. The festival will take place in Minsk on April 14-16.
Anna Lukanina is to estimate world's most innovative dairy brands
Date of publication: 23.03.2016
Anna Lukanina is to estimate world's most innovative dairy brands
Depot WPF managing partner Anna Lukanina was invited to join the judging panel for the World Dairy Innovation Awards 2016. With leading experts and specialists from the United States, Russia, Britain, Italy and China she will choose the best dairy brands.
GLBA at China Food and Drinks Fair: live from China
Date of publication: 21.03.2016
GLBA at China Food and Drinks Fair: live from China
These days the meeting of GLBA international branding alliance is being held in Chinese city of Chengdu. Yesterday we arranged the first conference on branding in China. Now we share the details.
GLBA is arranging a conference on branding at the world's biggest product exhibit
Date of publication: 24.02.2016
GLBA is arranging a conference on branding at the world's biggest product exhibit
On 20 March the GLBA international branding alliance, which is represented in Russia by Depot WPF, will be arranging a large-scale event as a part of China Food and Drinks Fair. Managing partner of Depot WPF Anna Lukanina is among the key speakers.
EPICA AWARDS double winner!
Date of publication: 20.11.2015
EPICA AWARDS double winner!
EPICA international creative award ceremony took place in Berlin yesterday. Depot WPF's art director Irina Korotich was invited on stage twice: our agency's projects got two gold awards from the international journalists' jury.
#BERLIN_WPF: the key points about epda conference and red dot ceremony
Date of publication: 10.11.2015
#BERLIN_WPF: the key points about epda conference and red dot ceremony
Our managing partner and vice-president of the European packaging design association Anna Lukanina has just returned from Berlin where two important for the industry events took place at once on the 6th of November, and she shares her report about how it was.
GLBA internship program started at Depot WPF
Date of publication: 17.09.2015
GLBA internship program started at Depot WPF
A new international professional exchange program for strategists, designers and managers started in GLBA. The first internship is taking place right now in Depot WPF in terms of the alliance semiannual meeting in Moscow.
New identity for Moscow by Depot WPF
Date of publication: 09.09.2015
New identity for Moscow by Depot WPF
Depot WPF presents a new visual style for Moscow as a part of GLBA meeting identity. The GLBA Design Conference takes part in Moscow on September 17-18.
Red Dot 2015....
Date of publication: 12.08.2015
Red Dot 2015....
For the second year in a row Depot WPF’s works are highly appreciated at Red Dot International Design Award. This year four projects of our agency got the coveted award for Communication Design. Last year we gained the jury’s attention with 6 Red Dot Awards.
#TOULOUSE_WPF: key ideas of EPDA congress — 2015
Date of publication: 18.06.2015
#TOULOUSE_WPF: key ideas of EPDA congress — 2015
Depot WPF Managing Partner, EPDA Vice-president Anna Lukanina shares her experience of the EPDA congress that took place last week in France.
#NEWYORK_WPF: work of the USA branding agency
Date of publication: 15.06.2015
#NEWYORK_WPF: work of the USA branding agency
We are filling you in on the structure of the USA agency of GLBA, on what has the greatest impact on branding in the region and on what projects our colleagues are working in the Brookline office.
#TOULOUSE_WPF: what to expect from the 41st epda congress
Date of publication: 08.06.2015
#TOULOUSE_WPF: what to expect from the 41st epda congress
Regular congress of European Packaging design association will take place in Toulouse, France on June 12th. Vice-president of epda and our managing partner Anna Lukanina has told us what you should pay attention to in its program
KIAF: awards, experience and Kiev in May
Date of publication: 05.06.2015
KIAF: awards, experience and Kiev in May
Kiev International Advertising Festival continues to experiment with its form, and we continue to share the news about Depot WPF's achievements, our impressions of the conference and competitive programs and of course the report from Kiev.
Anna Lukanina participates in EFKO seminar
Date of publication: 28.05.2015
Anna Lukanina participates in EFKO seminar
Executives of EFKO group of companies invited the managing partner of Depot WPF to become a contributor at the seminar on trends in fat-and-oil products market. The subject of Anna's lecture is «The key to successful brand strategy: how to conquer the heart of a new consumer?»
«Idea! » 2015: "Idea!" 2015: what have we brought from Ekaterinburg?
Date of publication: 25.05.2015
«Idea! » 2015: "Idea!" 2015: what have we brought from Ekaterinburg?
On Saturday, the ceremony of awarding of the national advertising festival "Idea!" took place. A pleasant result of the competition program of the festival is that absolutely all of our works submitted to the category of «Brand Design» received awards. All in all Depot WPF collected 11 prizes.
#JOHANNESBURG_WPF: how we work in South Africa
Date of publication: 22.05.2015
#JOHANNESBURG_WPF: how we work in South Africa
We resume the story about the agencies of GLBA branding alliance. The new report comes from Johannesburg – location of the office of our African representative - Stratcom.
#ISTANBUL_WPF: Depot WPF`s office in Turkey
Date of publication: 14.05.2015
#ISTANBUL_WPF: Depot WPF`s office in Turkey
The regular issue of #WORLD_WPF is about our agency in Istanbul - Orhan Irmak Tasarım. We will share some up to date cases, tell you about how our colleagues work and ask them what influence branding in Turkey the most.
«White Square»: gold and five other awards
Date of publication: 27.04.2015
«White Square»: gold and five other awards
The International Festival of Advertising and Marketing «White Square» has taken place in Minsk on Saturday. Depot WPF got Gold, Silver, three Bronzes and a Short List.
#SHANGHAI_WPF: the Asian office of Depot WPF
Date of publication: 20.04.2015
#SHANGHAI_WPF: the Asian office of Depot WPF
The Flamesun agency is presenting our international branding alliance GLBA in China. In the latest issue of #WORLD_WPF we are telling more about it.
SÃOPAULO_WPF: Depot WPF office in Brazil
Date of publication: 13.04.2015
SÃOPAULO_WPF: Depot WPF office in Brazil
We continue to tell about the agencies that form our GLBA alliance. The second report is from Sao Paolo. This is the city where the office of our Brazilian agency A10 is situated.
#BERLIN_WPF: German office of GLBA
Date of publication: 01.04.2015
#BERLIN_WPF: German office of GLBA
We've decided to tell you more about the agencies that are united in our alliance. We will give you virtual tours of all of the offices of 7 agencies based in different parts of the globe. The first coverage comes from Berlin (including video!)
Depot WPF represents GLBA in Russia
Date of publication: 10.03.2015
Depot WPF represents GLBA in Russia
Global Local Branding Alliance (GLBA) is a new international branding alliance uniting major branding companies representing North America, Europe, South Africa, China, Brazil, Turkey and Russia, each with specialists across all design disciplines and with over 20 years of experience.
Berlin and the «dot»!
Date of publication: 29.10.2014
Berlin and the «dot»!
#WORLD_WPF round-the-world journey towards inspiration continues. In the latest series there's a report by our creative director Alexey Fadeev about his trip to Berlin to the awarding ceremony of red dot: communication design.
Pentawards: gold, silver and two bronzes!
Date of publication: 10.10.2014
Pentawards: gold, silver and two bronzes!
The awarding ceremony of Pentawards, one of the world's major awards for packaging design, has taken place in Tokyo. The projects of Depot WPF were rewarded with prizes of all kinds.
News from New York
Date of publication: 09.10.2014
News from New York
This autumn Depot WPF is on the move: 3 continents, 7 countries, whole lot of impressions... The latest issue of #WORLD_WPF is about America: we immerse into New York's atmosphere and find out something new about Depot WPF (in teaser format)  from Anna Lukanina.
Breathe London!
Date of publication: 29.09.2014
Breathe London!
Depot WPF spends this autumn on the move: getting the energy from different cities and events. And the first stop of our round-the-world trip #WORLD_WPF is London!... DEPOT WORKS, DEPOT MOVES!