Duffy & Partners Rebrands & Expands Leadership Team

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Duffy & Partners, the internationally recognized design and branding firm, has added new digital capabilities along with expanding their leadership team and a Chicago office. With broader capabilities comes a new, streamlined name: Duffy & Partners is now simply – Duffy.

Read the full article here.






It’s All About the Work

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HOW caught up with Joe Duffy, founder and creative director of Duffy & Partners, to discuss his tips for success as the powerhouse design firm celebrates 30 years in the business. Read the full article here!

  1. It’s all about the work.
  2. Don’t’ settle.
  3. Keep a sharp eye out for good clients.
  4. Maintain a kickass website.
  5. Surround yourself with the best.
  6. Maintain perspective.

30 Years of Duffy

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Ravishing Rum

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Duffy & Partners‘ brilliant design of The Facundo Rum Collection is featured in the latest issue of Package Design magazine.

“Duffy & Partners’ team of creatives, including Alan Leusink, associate creative director, set out to design primary packaging, secondary packaging and the naming of each product for the limited release of fine-aged sipping rums for the Facundo Rum Collection, sourced from the Bacardi family’s private rum reserves. Neo, Eximo, Exquisito and Paraiso, each feature a unique personality.”

Masters of the Craft: Duffy & Partners, Summit Identity

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Duffy & Partners has been featured on this month’s cover of Computer Arts Magazine! The April issue takes an in-depth look at the Summit re-branding process while highlighting the firms meticulous attention to detail and continued success in design implementation.

UV Vodka’s New Ad Campaign ‘be UV’ Encourages Fun

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The design magazine HOW explores the fun, new ‘be UV‘ ad campaign for UV Vodka. The clever new campaign geared towards the young and colorful lifestyle was created by the Minneapolis-based advertising company Periscope.

The new ad campaign will be seen on posters, billboards, UV Vodka’s new website and an interactive photo sharing tool. “Turn me time into we time,” and “Start happy hour at any o’clock” are a few of the new slogans that encourages their consumers to be themselves.

Duffy & Partners Create Identity for Hochstadter’s Slow & Low

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The Minneapolis Egotist shares Duffy & Partners‘ incredible new design for Hochstadter’s Slow and Low Rock & Rye Whiskey in a recent news story.

“The design is infused with all the sweet kick of the liquid it holds and the custom glass calls back to generations past. Best served raucous and rowdy.” –Joe Duffy

Stay tuned for more design news!