Red&Grey is a design and branding agency. We make our clients stand out with clarity and creativity – helping their brand to grow.
Established in 2003, we’ve worked on a variety of creative projects – big, small, complex and international. Our clients come from a wide range of sectors located in Ireland and around the world.
Our creative work has won several awards from ICAD
and the IDI. In 2014, we were awarded a Special
Outstanding Contribution to Design in Ireland Award
for Pivot Dublin.
Our process is collaborative, research-based and concept driven. Our process connects our Irish strengths (conversation, storytelling, empathy) and our skills as designers (curiosity, imagination and play).
We create thoughtful, engaging brand identities together with a broad visual language that express who you are and inspire people to think, feel or act in a certain way.
Design for print
Bringing your brand to life through print, campaigns, and advertising. Communicating your brand across platforms projecting a cohesive, tactile and integrated approach to connect and encourage buy in.
Design for online
We design customised websites, social media and digital items that are both functional and immersive, connecting with those that matter most.
Design of spaces
We design carefully considered immersive spaces, exhibitions, events and signage to enhance the value of your brand and business.
Discovering everything there is to know about your business, that makes it successful: its knowing it inside out. Here we are digging for gold, to uncover your ‘why’.
At the heart of every great brand is a defined purpose. Here we give you a compass to strategically position your brand to allow it to meet its goals.
A core speciality, we create memorable meaningful names that have the power to directly affect your brand’s perception and ultimately its – copywriting.
We believe wholeheartedly in collaboration and work in earnest with complementary experts to activate your brand to achieve the best outcome possible.
We enjoy working with like minded clients. We believe
the quality of our client relationships reflects the
quality of our work. We like to collaborate with clients,
share ideas and co-create.
“Working with Red&Grey is always a pleasure. They
are one of the most professional teams I have worked
with. They combine strategic and profound thinking
with the power of design. They see things from a
holistic point of view and are able to capture this in
simplistic yet powerful designs and brand identities.
What is most telling about them, is that they really
worked with me in redefining our company’s new
Rutger Bonsel, Stamicarbon
Doodles, sketches from projects.
Irish Whiskey 360° is a new experiential tour that shows the process of Irish whiskey making from all angles and all perspectives around Ireland’s finest distilleries.
Drinks Ireland is the representative organisation for alcoholic drinks manufacturers and suppliers in Ireland. They wanted to create a new brand that connects the whiskey distilleries around Ireland and develop awareness both nationally and internationally. Ireland is the home of whiskey and in the 19th century Ireland was the global powerhouse of whiskey production. But this all fell apart in the 20th century and by 1980 there were only two working distilleries left on the island of Ireland.
Together with Drinks Ireland and the Irish Whiskey Association, we created an adaptable brand identity that can be used for multiple audiences and contexts.
Irish Whiskey 360° is a connected circle of Ireland’s much-loved distilleries. In three hundred and sixty degrees it encompasses Irish Whiskey distillery experiences, the Irish Whiskey process, the people and the pace of life across this much loved Irish industry. Irish Whiskey 360° – One shared spirit. Many unique characters.
The brand, film and dynamic identity system were specifically designed for both Irish and international markets. Inspired by traditional iconography, Irish rain, poetry and people this is a system created to grow and adapt with the whiskey industry.
Branding, naming, copywriting, film, photography, website.
“Drinks Ireland – Irish Whiskey Association worked with Red&Grey to develop a new brand and platform for Irish whiskey tourism. The result was IrishWhiskey360°, a dynamic and exciting proposition which responded brilliantly to the brief and the wishes and hopes of our members. We found the team at Red&Grey to be responsive, creative and most importantly, ambitious. They bought into our ambition and made it their own, and they delivered on that shared ambition with a brilliant concept and design that we believe will help promote Irish whiskey tourism in Ireland and around the world.”
Drinks Ireland, Irish Whiskey Association