2016Events
28/04/2016

MTB Opening Flow Gaudi in Langgries – Germany

After a year in the making, Andrea Kohlndorfer, our Strategic Planning Director from the German…
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2015CreativeDesign
03/09/2015

Strategy vs Creativity. Creative Director Sam Freeman explores the value of strategic design and how this effects the creative output.

"We don’t just make pretty pictures” …it’s a phrase that you hear a lot at…
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Unkategorisiert
10/07/2015

OutDoor 2015 – Brandwave to host panel discussion.

Timing, placing, pricing - sustainable distribution and retail strategies. OutDoor 2015 is just around the…
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2015FashionOlympics
18/05/2015

Are active women set to dominate the 21st Century? – Brandwave’s resident graphic designer Olivia, shares her thoughts on the current female activewear market.

It seems that 2015 has become ‘the year of the girl’… The strong, indestructible, powerful…
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2015CreativeDesign
13/02/2015

The Pattern of Surf Trends – Brandwave Designer Matt Ankers explores the rise and supposed fall of the aloha pattern.

The Pattern of Surf Trends Brandwave Designer Matt Ankers explores the rise and supposed fall…
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2014CreativeDesign
10/10/2014

A supplement short of great. One of your five a day disappointments. – Creative Director, Sam, shakes things up as he explores the lack of disparity in sport supplements nutrition branding and visual identity.

  Without a doubt, the sports nutrition market is beyond huge, along with some of…
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2014CreativeDesign
08/09/2014

‘Personal passion should never be replaced by monetary goals’ – Brandwave’s Creative Director, Sam, looks back at his 3 days in Brighton at the Reasons.to conference

Let me start off by saying thanks to James White (@signalnoise) for this pearl of…
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2014Creative
30/07/2014

Olivia’s motorcycle diaries and the adventures that fuel her creativity

Resident motorbike enthusiast Olivia, shares her thoughts on fuelling her creativity at Brandwave HQ by…
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2014
01/07/2014

After a recent trip back to his homeland of Ireland, Brandwave Managing Director, Dan takes a minute to ponder on the influence that sport has on our personalities and career skills development.

It doesn’t matter what sport you’re into, there’s no denying that it is both fun…
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2014Sporting Events
20/06/2014

It’s (probably not) coming home… How should reactive marketers handle an almost inevitable World Cup group stage defeat?

Vicky's stance on England's recent performance in the World Cup, and how this will affect…
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2014
16/06/2014

Chasing the American dream – The marketing potential of Sir Ben Ainslie’s new America’s Cup campaign

With the recent announcement from Sir Ben Ainslie on leading a British team to an…
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2014Charity
27/03/2014

Bleeping Brandwave – The Brandwave Team take on the infamous Bleep Test for Sport Relief 2014

Brandwave account manager Ollie Robinson reflects on the inaugural Brandwave Bleep test that saw the…
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AwardsCreative
20/02/2014

A few sore heads…but no sore losers. A night at the CIM Marketing Excellence awards.

Finally recovered after our night out at the CIM Marketing Excellence awards, Vicky Stickland, Brandwave's…
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2014Creative
12/02/2014

If you’re not authentic you’re not coming in – 11 useful tips for surviving and thriving in your creative design interview

From the glitz and glamour of the launch parties to the tropical perfection of the…
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2014OlympicsSochi
11/02/2014

Writing left handed, my chip hat and the attack of the seagulls – The controversial BBC commentary on the Olympic Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle

It’s become more controversial than Justin Bieber’s driving licence and Miley Cyrus’ Twerking… The BBC…
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2014ISPOTradeshow
31/01/2014

The Brandwave ISPO 2014 round up – What we saw, what we missed, what we loved and what we want to see more of next year

Oh dear, ISPOs over; no more Weissbeer until October… Freshly returned from ISPO in Munich,…
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2014
13/01/2014

I’ll show you mine if you show me yours – 10 top tips for maximizing ROI on your exhibition stand

Bright, Agenda, Bread and Butter, ISPO… for the sports hardware and apparel industry, ‘tis most…
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