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VBAT refreshes NS Kiosk

A formula that grew from a news stand in its early days to the destination on the station for your morning coffee and croissant. Part of the daily routine of the Dutch commuter and recreational train traveller.

The traditional kiosk stand was born in the nostalgic heyday of railway travel. Referencing the excitement and quest for travel, when a train journey was an exciting experience and not just a ‘must get to work’ part of daily life.

 

The interior and brand identity leverages materials and visual cues from the heyday of train travel and is inspired by the commercial illustrative work of the 1930’s. Through it’s proud and clear graphical lines and bold use of perspective the logo picks up the simple and stylish typographical work of Cassandre, referencing the O as the wheel of a train.

Continue Back 1 AUGUST 2015

Graham Sturt Creative Director at VBAT

As Creative Director, Graham Sturt is assuming overall creative direction duties after joining the agency 5 years ago. Graham Stu...

The C-Word Talk #1: Defining Creativity

The C-Word talks are an initiative to introduce VBAT to highly creative people from specialisms outside of our day to day business...
Read more 16 JULY 2014

PRIZE PICK-UP AT VBAT

Today the 3rd prize winner of VBAT MEET MARKET Kevin van Schie came along to pick up his iPad Mini with Retina Display. Flanked by...
Read more 3 JULY 2014

Watch the VBAT MEET MARKET film

In May, we held VBAT MEET MARKET. This time around the creative exchange event took place in two cities at the same time: Amsterda...
Read more 26 JUNE 2014

VBAT Meet Market Vol II in Fonk

The second edition of VBAT MEET MARKET has been an inspiring and vibrating event. Our Media Partner Fonk magazine has published a...
Read more 13 JUNE 2014

VBAT in the press: Mexican Style

Pieter Jele Braaksma, director creative y de concepto of VBAT Mexico has a column in Fonk Magazine. This time round he is telling...

VBAT & Willy Wong at What Design Can Do

VBAT launches www.thecityinyourhead.com as documentation of an interactive city branding experiment during our break out sess...
Read more 11 JUNE 2014

VBAT wins Heineken Agency Award

Cerveceria Cuauthemoc Moctezuma – Heineken Mexico has awarded VBAT as their best packaging design agency of the year 2014. T...
Read more 6 JUNE 2014

Stefan Pangratz judges `Adam`

In the Dutch media was a lot of discussion about the recently renewed visual identity of Amsterdam, created by Thonik en edenspiek...
Read more 6 JUNE 2014