For our Members and friends
Developments and happenings from the world of YCN


We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with Zx Ventures — a group backed by AB InBev to examine the future of eCommerce.


Reshaping Retail

In collaboration with Company Member Hammerson, we explored the implications of emerging technologies for retailers online and in store.

More of what's new
  • Eating in

    Member Agency Studio Noel has created the branding and packaging design for a tempting new takeaway menu from restaurant group, Bill's.

    Posted on Nov 22nd 2016
  • A sharp identity

    The Clearing has created an identity for Tom Kerridge's new range of kitchenware, working to reflect the chef's own brand of refined British cooking.

    Posted on Nov 22nd 2016
  • A cup of Christmas

    Caffe Nero's takeaway cups are decorated with a festive scene this season, illustrated and commissioned by Members Niki Fisher and Together Design respectively.

    Posted on Nov 21st 2016
  • Working Perspectives: Michael C. Place

    Creative Director of Build, Michael unpacks the role typography plays in a brand's visual identity, charting recent examples of its effective application.

    Posted on Nov 18th 2016
  • Secret Sauce

    The second in Member Agency Animade's creative event series, Sauce, saw animators gather to discuss procrastination, and how creatives can paradoxically channel it productively.

    Posted on Nov 18th 2016
  • Website refresh

    Member Agency Build has been commissioned by NYC-based photographer Timothy Saccenti to produce a responsive and customisable website.

    Posted on Nov 17th 2016
  • Print in motion

    As Cath Kidston and Disney team up on a collection of prints, animation studio and Member Plastic Horse has helped bring the patterns to life in style.

    Posted on Nov 15th 2016
  • Fresh food for Greedy Khao

    Member Agency Human After All has designed a visual identity and illustrated logo for the street food startup, that uses local, seasonal produce to cook up its delicious takes on Thai food.

    Posted on Nov 15th 2016
  • Working Perspectives: Shaun Bowen

    Co-founder of B&B Studio, Shaun, shares his take on emerging packaging trends and explains the importance of avoiding designs that stereotype target demographics.

    Posted on Nov 10th 2016
  • Working Perspectives: Ed Barrett

    We caught up with Animade's Ed Barrett about emerging animation trends and the importance of intersecting client work with internal projects.

    Posted on Nov 4th 2016
  • Naughty or nice?

    As Christmas begins to approach, luxury lingerie brand Agent Provocateur has launched a suitably seductive interactive campaign, designed and directed by Member Agency Cult LDN.

    Posted on Nov 3rd 2016
  • Working Perspectives: Ken Kirton

    We spoke to Hato Co-Founder, Ken Kirton, about co-design, education and how the print and studio sides of his business inform each other.

    Posted on Nov 1st 2016
  • Launching Cause2Create

    A not-for-profit initiative founded by Mark Bennett of HeyBigMan! and his business partner Briony Pete, Cause2Create aims to harness the skills of London's creative community, to address aspects of the refugee crisis.

    Posted on Nov 1st 2016
  • A tempting new look for H+J

    Member Agency Spy Studio has designed a series of new identities for the catering company's five different divisions.

    Posted on Nov 1st 2016
  • A design for teatime

    Charlie Smith Design has created a collection of illustrated packaging for luxury British tea brand, Dragonfly Tea.

    Posted on Nov 1st 2016
  • Wrapping up Cheyiz

    In advance of its launch, Member Agency Jones & Bone has designed packaging and collateral for the new online destination.

    Posted on Oct 26th 2016