Harmonizing cravability and health consciousness

Lazuli cafe acai bowl restaurant branding rebranding and design

When a newly formed franchise company decided franchising was no longer the path forward, one of their franchisees turned to Vigor to develop a fresh brand that would thrive. Based on the trending acaí bowl, the concept was ripe for portraying a passion that would align with the core markets of North San Jose, California. […]

Reclaiming the art of having fun

VHBeer craft beer branding naming and package design

While it’s true that VHBeer is made with premium, locally sourced ingredients, the real magic is that every beer they make is crafted to be undeniably delicious regardless of whether you’re a can-cracking domestic drinker or a true aficionado. VHBeer focuses on crowd-pleasing styles and interprets them in refreshingly fun, yet accessible ways. Rather than […]

Making wellness simple & drinkable

Seeva alternative milk product beverage branding and packaging design

When two entrepreneurs with backgrounds in tech and food needed to brand an innovative milk alternative beverage line, they turned to Vigor’s expertise to build their vision from the ground up. The product was a first-to-market nutritious drink made from pumpkin seeds, known as pepita, and added superfoods. Through collaboration and Vigor’s brand development process, […]

Creating renewed character for a fast casual brand

Erik's DeliCafé fast casual restaurant rebranding

For over 45 years, Erik’s DeliCafé has been a Santa Cruz/San Jose mainstay. Over the course of its life, the brand became washed out and outdated from its messaging through identity and interior experience. With the help of Vigor, a dedication to collaboration across departments, and a passion for an ideal, we were able to […]

Continuing the legacy in the making

UrbanTree Cidery branding secondary packaging design suite by Vigor

After Urban Tree Cidery’s successful launch and activation, the brand began building upon the strong foundations created by Vigor. From limited-edition ciders through six-pack bottles and full distribution, the Urban Tree brand expanded quickly. Vigor was tasked with designing all packaging assets and sales materials to fuel this legacy in the making. Location Click edit […]

Getting unapologetically honest about seafood

Repositioning and evolving the Slapfish Restaurant Brand

Seafood restaurants have been rapidly adopting a “sustainable” position in their marketing and brand communications. The problem is they really aren’t. For SlapFish, this is infuriating because of the countless time they spent developing sustainable best practices and relationships with seafood providers who employ said practices. Unfortunately, the brand identity SlapFish had in market didn’t […]

Reconnecting to agriculture roots for a craft cider company

Brick River Cider Co branding and packaging design

Craft cider had yet to hit the St. Louis area. An ambitious man from the area dreamt of creating the city’s first ciderworks. With a passion for cider, and a glint of hope, the founder of Brick River Cider tapped the Vigor team to bring the vision to life. Location Click edit button to change […]

Gyro Wrap

Gyro Wrap QSR quick serve restaurant branding and concept development

The landscape of the mall foodcourt has changed leaving brand struggling to grasp at anything to remain competitive. Great Wraps was no exception and through years of an ad-hoc p-mix strategy and brand identity redesigns, the brand faced obsolescence. Vigor was charged with repositioning the brand from product through identity and environmental experience. Location Click […]

Deboxery

Deboxery premium party box delivery branding and design

Younger generations are explorers and adventurers at heart. Around the globe, they travel to experience events, experiences, and party their faces off. From yacht week to bachelorette extravaganzas, these packs of pickled people all end up with common necessities often forgot. Filling in that need is the startup brand, Deboxery, and this is how we […]

Al Bohsali

Al Bohsali confections shop and brand identity design and rebranding

In Beirut and its surrounding region, the Al Bohsali brand is renowned. Over a century old, the family has been the top producer of the region’s finest baklava and other Lebanese pastries and treats. US-based friends orchestrated the importing of the brand’s signature product but needed to modernize the positioning and identity to establish it […]