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Bold challenger

The financial crisis and a deep rooted distrust of financial institutions in the Netherlands created the need for SNS to listen more to their customers, to simplify their offer and to do things differently.
 
Fortunately challenging the status quo has always been in the DNA of SNS. As such it was time to take on the other three big Dutch banks and to rethink the business of banking. Loud, clear, simple and proudly purple.
 

The clarity, distinctiveness & freshness of the identity together with this new approach to banking has quickly been accepted and embraced by the public. This resulting in an increase of new clients and mortgages being closed.

Continue Back 12 NOVEMBER 2015

VBAT Blog: A second generation

Sean Valies is our new creative intern. Fun Fact: 20 years ago his mum also interned at VBAT. Find out why he chose VBAT for his i...
Read more 12 JULY 2016

#WDCD2016_ Review

WDCD Blogger Femke van der Gemert with a review on VBAT's Breakout Session: Back in Kindergarten for the music.
Read more 7 JULY 2016

VBAT Blog: Magical Moments at WDCD

VBAT's desgign director Lilian Vos visited day 1 of What Design Can Do - and wrote about her experience.
Read more 7 JULY 2016

VBAT Blog: Unfiltered

VBAT's Vasco Valentim on artisan beer, brewed with a passion and made in Catalonia. Read more.
Read more 28 JUNE 2016

VBAT Blog: The importance of forgetting

For the first time UnderConsideration organized the two-day conference The Brand Nieuwe Conference in the Beurs van Berlage in Ams...
Read more 23 JUNE 2016

VBAT designed packaging for Apple Bandit

Heineken just launched Apple Bandit, a new, refreshing  cider. The packaging has been designed by VBAT. More about the new ci...
Read more 16 JUNE 2016

VBAT Blog: A love for Branding, Design...

This spring/summer has a few very interesting events to offer for all of us who are interested in Design, Branding and Packaging...
Read more 26 MAY 2016

VBAT featured in FONK Magazine

VBAT's work for The Royal Concertgebouw has been featured in Fonk Magazine. You can find the article on page 22/23 in the online m...

VBAT and dBOD join forces

Two of the Netherlands most well known and long established Design and Branding agencies have agreed to work together under one ho...
Read more 26 APRIL 2016