20 Eastbourne Terrace
London W2 6LG
Telephone: 020 3176 2040

Format is an award-winning branding and
communications consultancy based in Notting
Hill, London. We love what we do and pride
ourselves on the commercial success we achieve
for our clients through strategic thinking and
beautifully crafted design. We create work
with originality and lasting impact, applying
intelligent design and considered thinking
across a range of printed and digital media.

We believe that meaningful creativity stems
from dedicated research and a solid conceptual
approach. We are problem solvers with a love
of craft but our meticulous attention to detail
and finish is underpinned by a process grounded
in thorough analysis. This allows our clients
to express themselves beautifully with dynamic
creative solutions that outlast fleeting trends.

We work for a variety of brands ranging from
fresh start-ups to established corporations.
Developing an effective rapport with our clients,
we have built a reputation for delivering an
unrivalled service and carefully crafted design
with longevity. Each phase of working with us
is directed by one of our creatives who will
define a strategy to help shape and realise
your project. Our aim is to make your brand
communications at all touch-points work
much harder for you, and to present your
brand in a way that is distinctive and memorable.

Our sector experience is both broad and thorough,
including hospitality, restaurants, retail, financial
services and property. The core capabilities and
collective skills of the studio can be categorised
into three key areas:

– Thinking

  • Research & Auditing
  • Workshops
  • Brand Strategy
  • Customer Journey

– Creating

  • Naming
  • Brand Identity
  • Marketing Communications
  • Digital Communications
  • Internal Communications
  • Environments & Wayfinding
  • Infographics
  • Copywriting
  • Photography

– Managing

  • Implementation Management
  • Agency Collaboration
  • Brand Guardianship
  • Briefing Tools
  • Measurement & Review

The team
Our philosophy is not formula led, and although
we have a defined working process we take an
adaptive, responsive approach to each project.
For each assignment we construct a bespoke
project team, bringing in experts from our
network of creative professionals to respond
to a brief, from digital development consultants
to esteemed photographers.

Our collaborative mindset and flexible approach
means we can tailor the team size according to
your project requirements and also helps us to
be affordable. Working closely with the right
blend of creative talents enables us to address
the unique challenges of each job to produce
captivating solutions with resonance and
ultimately deliver the best results for each
of our clients.

If you would like to chat something through
please give us a ring or drop us a line,
we would love to hear from you.