Kim Khánh is a Vietnamese traditional bakery established since 1960s, with the featured products are traditional cakes that still reserve the original flavour from the past. Kim Khánh want to preserve the value of the heritage itself while still having a modern and distinctive look for the logo and the brand identity.
In order to tell the stories of the good old day in the today world context via the visual identity, we designed an illustrative yet distinctive logo, meaning of which originated from the Eastern folklores. With this direction, which is neither too simple nor too complicated, will help the Kim Khánh’s concept not only evoke the traditional essence but also easily approach the modern world; however, still keeping it flexible and greatly identified.
*About the Dragon
In Asian folklores, the Dragon is a mythical creature that represent for the divine power and the royalty. In the Asian’s culture, because of it’s majesty, the Dragon represent for the king, musculine and male.
About the Phoenix
The Phoenix is the symbol of the beauty, the flexibility and the elegance in the Eastern culture. Therefore; it has been known as the beauty and the nobility of female. The union of the Dragon and the Phoenix, in Vietnamese culture, represent for the fullness, luck and success.
Maintaining the continuity of the brand identity, the logo, which has it own unique concept and also represent for positive meanings, will be suitable to be the key point of the packaging design. Additionally, applying the whole illustrative logo on the packaging as a direct touchpoint will enhance the repetition of the brand’s key visual.
Making of flour, mung beans and sticky rice, all the traditional cakes are memorable images for the visual identity. Inspired by the movement of flour grain, the expansion of the cakes and their iconic shapes, the brand’s visualization will provide us with a new image of traditional cakes.
Hence, combining with the messages that the brand is conveying: “Telling the old stories for the new generation”. The postcards of Kim Khánh will draw us back to the affined pictures of tradition via the modern visual execution.
- Agency/Creative: Quang Bảo
- Article Title: Kim Khánh Traditional Bakery
- Organisation/Entity: Student
- Project Type: Identity
- Project Status: Published
- Agency/Creative Country: Vietnam
- Agency/Creative City: Ho Chi Minh
- Market Region: Asia
- Project Deliverables: Brand Identity, Branding, Packaging Design, Visualisation
- Industry: Food/Beverage
- Keywords: Kim Khánh, Traditional Bakery, Vietnam
Designer: Quang Bảo