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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.

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AlphVBAT Typography Workshop

VBAT recently invited Brazilian typographic designer Yomar Augusto to give it's designers the unique opportunity to participate in...
Read more 9 MAY 2012

VBAT featured in Powershop 3

We’re proud to announce that the SNS retail store is featured in Frame's latest publication in the Powershop series. Powersh...
Read more 14 FEBRUARY 2012

VBAT are featured in SUPERMART

A selection of our work is on display at the ‘SUPERMART' exhibition in the Museum of the Image, Breda. ‘SUPERMART' is...
Read more 14 DECEMBER 2011

PostNL turns Christmas orange

This year PostNL encouraged customers to go to eenoranjekerst.nl and send an orange holiday greeting card to their loved ones. For...
Read more 6 DECEMBER 2011

A new identity for The HEINEKEN Company

VBAT designed a new global visual identity for The HEINEKEN Company. It was designed to help differentiate the company from the br...
Read more 30 SEPTEMBER 2011

FBTO gets a splash of colour

FBTO asked us to develop a fresh and optimistic new identity to help them reconnect with their target group.
Read more 22 JUNE 2011

Heineken in London

Following the new pay-off for Heineken, VBAT designed a new key visual to launch 'open your world' worldwide. During May 2011, the...
Read more 26 MAY 2011

Get Refreshed!

Have you always wanted to check out what goes on behind the scenes of a branding and design agency? On Thursday, 12 May VBAT opene...
Read more 4 MAY 2011

A new identity for PostNL

VBAT has been tasked with the rebranding of TNT Post to the newly unveiled PostNL. The full-scale identity project involves design...
Read more 18 APRIL 2011