Bedow is a design and branding studio based in Stockholm. With rationality, craft and ingenuity we build design solutions for innovators, artists and organisations. The results are progressive, engaging and enduring.
For nearly two decades we have built a roster of international clients and a reputation for progressive thinking and making. Our work moves beyond what is often lazily categorised as Scandinavian style, bringing together moments of hand-drawn details, design craft and artfulness to create simple, thoughtful, practical design that’s easy to engage with and comfortable to have around.
Swee is a kombucha born in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi, a city with a rich culinary and cultural heritage in its own right, deepened by a myriad different influences over the centuries. Swee brews its probiotic ferments from a careful selection of local, all-natural ingredients to create a range of refreshing drinks that are delicious and good for the gut.
Monocle features our brand and packaging design for Candour in their latest weekend edition. Founders Kat Mayhew and Guada Oliver talks about canned wine and breaking down the intimidating or snobby stereotypes associated with wine.
Anders Bollman, Brand Strategist at Bedow, and Maria Iversén, Marketing Manager at GBGT Box discuss the ecological footprint in the packaging industry. GBGT Box’s measured the footprint of all material and manufacturing of our new designs.
Swee Kombucha has been awarded the finest prize there is in food and beverage design: the Grand Prix in the 2023 FAB Awards. Apart from that Swee Kombucha also received a prestigious Gold Award in the category Packaging Design. FAB Awards is an annual award show in London, recognising outstanding creative work from over sixty countries.
Wine with Character
Carbon-intensive glass packaging makes up more than half of wine’s greenhouse gas emissions, but that could be about to change. Candour is in the business of making fine wine more approachable, more environmentally friendly, and much more fun.