Creative Mornings MSP

Time to get minimal.

By Duffy & Partners Jun 12, 2014

Summer just got infinitely better.

Summit Brewing's all new cans.

By Duffy & Partners May 19, 2014

Masters of Craft Beer Branding

Behind the scenes of our biggest beer rebrand to date.

By Duffy & Partners Mar 14, 2014

Summit Brewing's New Packaging System

All-new packaging for new years (and beers) to come.

By Duffy & Partners Jan 8, 2014

The Best of 2013

One for the records.

By Duffy & Partners Dec 31, 2013

Brewery Ommegang featured in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Sharing in good design with good people.

By Duffy & Partners Nov 5, 2013

River City Revue

New design for the Mississippi River Fund

By Katie Evans Aug 1, 2013

MOA in UC.Quarterly

Newsprint edition.

By Valerie Seijas Jul 29, 2013

Joseph Duffy IV on The Reflex Blue Show

Duffy 101—in stereo.

By Duffy & Partners Jul 15, 2013

Mall of America Rebrand

What’s old is new again, never going out of style.

By Duffy & Partners May 15, 2013 Comments (1)

Summit Brewing Company's Union Series

An all-new package design for an all-new series of craft beers.

By Duffy & Partners Apr 26, 2013

Cultivating Family: Articondo & Happy Canyon

Introducing two new package designs for Grassini Family Vineyards.

By Duffy & Partners Apr 22, 2013

Elevate Your Package Design

The Dieline Conference 2013

By Joseph Duffy Apr 8, 2013

Summit Brewing Company Debuts New Logo

Rebranding the Summit Brewing Company

By Nancy Kullas Feb 21, 2013

The City of Lakes Loppet Ski Festival 2013

Welcoming ice and snow.

By Valerie Seijas Feb 1, 2013

Ommegang Earns Its Seat at the Thanksgiving Table

This Belgian-style brew pairs well with style.

By Ashley Hudson Nov 22, 2012

The Drawing Type

Celebrating the TDC's 65th Anniversary

By Joe Duffy Sep 24, 2012 Comments (3)

Hillshire Brands

Proud to Rebrand

By Nancy Kullas Jun 5, 2012

Design for Good: Nice Ride MN

An AIGA Design for Good Case Study

By Joseph Duffy Jan 13, 2012

City of Lakes Loppet

By Carly Wright Jan 9, 2012

Summer Destination - Minneapolis!

This fall marks 10 years since I've been a Minnesota transplant and I have to say I've fallen in love with Minneapolis and am proud to call it home.

By Ashley Hudson May 9, 2011

Tibor Kalman vs. Joe Duffy Revisited

"The mother of all design debates."

By Valerie Seijas Apr 7, 2011 Comments (1)

Design Icon Joe Duffy

The most important skills a designer can acquire.

By Valerie Seijas Apr 5, 2011

Locally Sourced Food

The race for green is a race with no finish line.

By Valerie Seijas Mar 29, 2011 Comments (5)

How Magazine's January Issue "Common Ground"

“We have clients who are bold, brash and opinionated, while others are meek, mild and couldn’t be nicer—and everything in between. The best designers learn to communicate in that particular person’s language.” Joe Duffy

Recently back from Seoul

"The soul of Asia"

Belgium Comes to Cooperstown 2010

Frequently referred to as the best beer fest in America, Brewery Ommegang's Belgium Comes to Cooperstown was an amazing event. I had the pleasure of visiting Cooperstown NY for this event over the weekend to celebrate the Belgium beer culture.

Green Bike Invasion is Here

Close to 2 years ago John Munger and Bill Dossett came to D&P to discuss an idea that Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak had - bringing a bike share program to our city. At this point we were basically starting from scratch. Their direction was to make it happen, period.

By Joseph Duffy Jun 18, 2010

Calling all Captains! Captain Morgan is at Target Field

When you go to a home Twins game at the new Target Field, be sure to check out the Captain's Deck.

One Show Design 2010

I had the distinct pleasure to join an amazing cast of creatives as a judge at this year's One Show Design competition in Brooklyn, NY.

By Joseph Duffy May 4, 2010 Comments (1)

Sign up for Email Updates from D&P

We've been updating and expanding our website and online features. We will occasionally send out email news to our subscribers to show how we're using design to help our clients around the world.


A poster party. April 10, 7 pm - 12 am

Creative Bootcamp

Building creative thinking.

News on New French Bakery

The new, shippable display tray designed for New French Bakery was able to reduce corrugated use by 30%, saving resources and passing the savings on to consumers. Read more results, as published in the Feb 2010 article in Baking & Snack.

Super Bowl Madness

Did you watch the Super Bowl?

Innisfree: Preparing for Global Expansion

New expression for Asia's leading cosmetic brand poised for global expansion.

By Duffy & Partners Jan 29, 2010 Comments (1)

Turn Happy Hour into Haiti Hour

On of our print partners, Print for Change invites you to attend a benefit for Haiti this Thursday, January 21st, from 6-9pm at the Graves 601 Ballroom in downtown Minneapolis. 100% of all donations will go to Healing Haiti, a non-profit organization that provides water, food, housing and education to Haitians in need.

New Minute Maid design hits the shelves!

Coca-Cola just announced the new packaging designs for Minute Maid juices which are available around the world starting this month. Look for our latest work in your grocer's juice aisle!

Basin White in Las Vegas!

Basin White visitors find inspiration and joy in unexpected places.

Knob Creek, All Gone?

Thanks for nothing.

By Nancy Kullas Oct 8, 2009

Duffy & Partners Announces New Identity and Design for New French Bakery

Giving Push to Brand Helps Company Make Dough During Recession

De-sign [di-zahyn]

-verb (used with object) 2. to plan and fashion artistically or skillfully.

Wellmune brand continues to grow

Lassonde, the largest refrigerated juice company in Canada, recently launched a new product in its Oasis line that contains Wellmune WGP, an ingredient whose biological effect on the immune system has been scientifically proven.


A new gallery at

Duffy & Partners Creates Cohesive Branding for Jerky Snack Brands

Pioneer beef jerky products bring new, bold attitude to the shelves.

Duffy & Partners Adds Key Ingredient to Wolfgang Puck Brand Identity

A gourmet experience consumers can share and savor from the comfort of home featured in Digital Web Magazine

Our thanks to Kimberly Elam of Digital Web Magazine for her nice article "Web Design by Designers" which profiles the newly upgrade

Duffy & Partners Celebrates Art For The River

A gala open house event featured Art for the River created by the designers at Duffy & Partners to raise awareness and funds for the Mississippi River Fund.

Wellmune helping wildland fire fighters to stay on the job.

A new study shows how the immune health supplement keeps fire fighters in better physical health for their grueling job.

Welcome to the new experience

a new experience awaits you.

Communication Arts Design Annual 49

Thymes catches the eyes of Comm Arts jurors.

Race for the Cure

Pink gloves, tiaras, feather boas...and a fixed focus on breasts.

Joe Duffy Profiled In Metro Magazine

The May 2008 issue of Metro highlights the history and work of Joe Duffy of Duffy & Partners.

Duffy & Partners Honored In Masters Of Design Series

We are thrilled to recognized by Monadnock Paper Mills as the third firm to be profiled in their Masters of Design series.

First Class Opening at 501F1T

Strength with Class

Wellmune is making more news.

A new brand Mia Relax features Wellmune and new clinical research demonstrates how Wellmune helps you fight symptoms of the common cold.

One Show Design Awards

Duffy & Partners has received Merit awards in the Package Design catagory.

D&P Winners In Minnesota AIGA Show

Duffy & Partners received a total of seven awards at the Minnesota AIGA Design Show on Thursday, March 13 at the awards gala at the Weismann Art Museum in the Twin Cities. Click here to see the winning entries.

Beauty of Bathing

Thymes has recently created a new line of luxury bath and body collection, the first collection in a new brand called: Beauty of Bathing.

Why the Democratization of design is a good thing -- really

Read Joe's view on the power of design.

Graphis Logo Design 7

Pity the poor logo, called upon to do so much, in oh so little space, in brevity of line, in never enough time. Expectations at impossible levels, minimal, miniature, minute, expressing everything that is known, about a product, a service, a company, an earth altering idea, a country? We want logos to change the face of time, reverse men’s fortunes, erase national debts, for crying out loud – all in the blink of an eye.

CA Features American Eagle Outfitters Headquarters Campus

Communication Arts March/April issue feaures American Eagle Outfitters new headquarters in Environmental Graphic Design.

Duffy & Partners Hired By Kardia Health for Branding

Duffy & Partners to provide branding for leading edge Minnesota based cardiac healthcare company.

Duffy Exhibit at The Eisner Museum

Duffy & Partners' work is currently being showcased at The Eisner - American Museum of Advertising & Design in Milwaukee, Wisconsin through Sunday, May 4, 2008.

Check out photos of Duffy's work on display. 


Basin White Featured in "On The Road" TV segment

Basin White is an elegant extension of the Basin brand.  Located on the mezzanine level at Disney World's landmark Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, Basin White offers giftable bath and beauty products that combine modern design with Victorian charm. 

Duffy & Partners' Award Winning Recognition in Graphis 2007 Logo Design Show

7 logos designed by Duffy & Partners win Gold Awards, with a Platinum Award going to D&P for its own logo.

Mona Lisa Suite Hotel Opens Model Room

Showing completed furniture, fixtures, art and accessories, Mona Lisa completes a Model Suite for display. With completion targeted for the end of the year, Mona Lisa has pre-sold most of their rooms in the condo hotel in Celebration, Florida.

Duffy & Partners Wins Zandi Award for Bahamas Brand Book

Entry judged "Best of Show" in the 2007 M-real Corporate Communication Contest

Mona Lisa Suites Hotel Nearing Completion

Designed in a collaborative partnership with Morris Adjmi Architects, Duffy & Partners work on the new suites hotel in Celebration, Florida will soon be opening for business.

Bahamas Case Study In The News

Thanks to Bart Cleveland for his recent post on and his kind words about Duffy & Partners branding effort for The Bahamas.

The Ultimate Drive for the Ultimate Cure

Have you heard about the BMW Ultimate Driving Experience? Sign up to participate — for every mile driven, $1 is donated to Susan G. Komen For The Cure.

Duffy & Partners designs the Wellmune brand for Biothera

The award winning innovative new ingredient brand is clinically proven to help enhance the immune system.  Wellmune will be made available through many popular foods and beverages in the near future.

Wellmune wins prestigious Innovation award from IFT

Congratulations to Biothera for winning the Food Expo Innovation Award for its revolutionary new ingredient brand Wellmune. 

V.I.O. Makes National Headlines With Wearable Camera Technology

The New York Times, NBC's Today Show, and CNN all feature on-board video captured with the new V.I.O. wearable video camera technology during a long delayed Delta flight 5637.

Mill City Farmers Market has expanded!

In only its second year, the Mill City Farmers Market has grown to include a Thursday evening market to an always-packed Sunday morning schedule in downtown Minneapolis.

Duffy & Partners Hired by Biothera As Branding Agency Of Record

Helping brand powerful new technology to improve the immune system.

Myndology Featured In Campus Chronicle

Products featured in the upcoming back to school edition.

Mona Lisa Construction Update

Scheduled to open this fall, Mona Lisa continues construction at its first location in Celebration, Florida, just minutes away from Disney World.

Bahamas Case Study Featured In Two New Branding Books

"the power of this identity is that it is not just a logo but a flexible, visual language with infinite applications.  It's authenticity guarantees that the experience will match the perception."

 Alina Wheeler in Designing Brand Identity

Sweetleaf Baby In The News

The new Sweetleaf Baby Collection from Thymes is featured in the April 2007 issue of Town and Country.

Mill City Farmers Market is one of 2007's "favorites" by Minnesota Monthly Magazine

Each year, the staff at MN Monthly magazine selects the "best of" for local shopping, eating, experiencing, etc. Once again, the 2006 newcomer to local farmers' markets has been recognized as one of the best new markets.

Thymes Launches New Line Of Paper

Extending the Frasier Fir Collection via New, Artistic Expressions

Food & Wine Features Mill City Farmers Market

Minneapolis Farmers Market On The Magazine's List of "100 Tastes You Must Try In 2007"

Thymes in the Media

Recently, our client Thymes was featured in two shows on KARE-TV in Minneapolis. Download the morning show segments to view and learn about Thymes, their products, and their new packaging designed by Duffy & Partners.


GQ’s Challenge In Response To Ugly License Plates

GQ challenged nine of the country's most talented designers, including Duffy & Partners, to create new license plate designs for their state.

By Joseph Duffy Dec 5, 2006 Comments (1)

Myndology Launches New Muse Line

New products, new styling, new colors, new stores.
Just in time for holiday shopping.

Myndology news.

Featured in the Pioneer Press as well as, Myndology's new designs are turning heads.