Branding, naming, packaging, neon, food consulting & Social media marketing

Doughnut Time

From hole-in-the-wall to $16 million in sales

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Naming, Branding, Packaging, Neon Signage, Interior Design & Food Consulting

Mister Fitz's Finest Ice Cream

Getting an Insta-famous dog to be the face of your viral ice cream brand

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Branding, Tagline, Custom Lettering, neon & interior design


Serving meat in a former brothel

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Giant squid creative is

A global branding, design and consulting agency

With operations in New York City & Tokyo, we specialize in the needs of the bar and restaurant industries.

We offer proven branding, design and social media success, taking ideas from concept to completion.
The brands we create generate millions of dollars in sales and earn hundreds of thousands of social media followers

We write menus, then design them.
We do social media strategy and content creation.
We'll talk your ear off about natural wine (or "orange" wine)
We know the best Japanese spots in New York and the best Italian spots in Tokyo
(...Seriously...Just try us)


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