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Project Highlight: Ellicott Street Garage

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT: 854 Ellicott Street Parking Garage Ramping up stress-free parking Takeform helps new downtown Buffalo garage guide people to multiple health facilities A growing cluster of Buffalo, N.Y., hospitals is bringing more employees and more visitors to the neighborhood—along with more…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Exterior Signage, Project Profiles  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Brand, Branded space, Corporate, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Sign design, Signage, Vivid, Wayfinding, Window film

Six things to consider before you rebrand your healthcare space

Six things to consider... (before you rebrand your healthcare space.) These days, hospital systems can be vast and complex organizations with many kinds of facilities. So, when one embarks on a sweeping identity rebrand, well-designed graphic systems unify disparate sites. They create a comforting,…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Behavioral health, Brand, Branded space, community health, Environmental Graphics, Evidence-based design, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Patient experience, Sign design, Signage, Theming, Wallcovering, Wayfinding, Window film

Project Highlight: University of Missouri

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT University of Missouri Pulling together a 1,200-acre campus. Exterior directional signage across campus has a brand-intensive color scheme to keep everything in the family. A healthy start Takeform first met up with representatives from the University of Missouri–Columbia when they…  read more

Posted in: Exterior Signage, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Takeform News, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Case Study, College, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Wayfinding

Project Highlight: Be Well

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Be Well | 'Hope Happens Here' Like the décor, signage is designed to be more welcoming and less institutional. A new behavior health facility emphasizes safe, warm environment. In a time of increasing need for addiction recovery and mental health services, one public-private partnership…  read more

Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Behavioral health, Brand, Branded space, Case Study, customer safety, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Installation, Logos, patient safety, Permanent Room Sign, Restroom Signs, room id, Sign design, Signage, Wallcovering, Wayfinding

Project Highlight: Explore & More

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Outfitting four floors of fun. The Explore & More dimensional logo features the sun, formed from paintbrush strokes, to reflect the creativity and playfulness of the destination (which includes an art studio on the top floor). PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Outfitting four floors of fun. The…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Case Study, Exterior Signage, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Takeform News  |  Tagged: Brand, dimensional letters, elevator wrap, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Logos, museum, Sign design, Signage, Signify, Vinyl, Vivid, Wayfinding

We're open and fully operational

Takeform remains open and fully operational The safety of our community and all our colleagues near and far is our primary concern.While following the appropriate guidance, we remain fully operational and delivering on the commitments we've made to our clients. We're focused on doing our part to get…  read more

Tagged: community health, Coronavirus, Corporate, COVID19, Crisis Signage, customer safety, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Facility, Floor Decals, Healthcare, Higher Education, Installation, instructional signage, notice holder, notices, Pandemic, pathogens, Rapid-deployment, Safety, Sign design, Social Distancing, Temporary Hospital, Temporary signage, virus, Wayfinding, Window film

Respond: Rapid Deployment Signage & Accessories for the New Healthcare Reality

Rapid Deployment Signage & Accessories for the New Healthcare Reality. At no other time is clear communication more critical than during a crisis. Demands are intense, emotions are high, and miscommunication can be dangerous. Having the right message in the right place communicated professionally…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Exterior Signage, Interior Signage, Takeform News, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Banners, clean, community health, Coronavirus, Corporate, COVID19, Crisis Signage, Directional Signage, disinfect, Easy to install, Exterior Signage, Facility, Floor Decals, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Healthcare, Higher Education, instructional signage, notice holder, notices, Pandemic, patient safety, Rapid-deployment, Safety, Signage, Sneeze guards, Sneeze shield, Social Distancing, Temporary Hospital, Temporary signage, Wallcovering, Wayfinding, Window film

Helping you stand up to COVID-19

Helping you stand up to COVID-197 critical communication products designed for cleanability. Even during more routine times, disinfecting healthcare and other high-traffic environments is a serious responsibility. In this unprecedented time, sanitary spaces are more critical than ever before – everyone's…  read more

Posted in: Interior Signage, Takeform News  |  Tagged: antibacterial, antiviral, clean, Coronavirus, COVID19, Directional Signage, disinfect, Facility, Healthcare, instructional signage, Interior Design, notice holder, notices, pathogens, Restroom Signs, room id, Signage, virus, Vivid, Wayfinding

Project Profile: C.H. Robinson

Cool style. Regional vibes. The workplace as recruiting tool.Project Profile: C.H. Robinson No matter what sector your business is in these days, presenting your work environment as fresh and forward-thinking is vital to attracting new talent—especially recent college grads in a generation of the…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Project Management, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Graphics, Signage, Vivid, Wayfinding