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Flock thoughts: Trust

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them (Ernest Hemingway). (more…)


8 years old

Today Flock Creative turns 8. According to the good people at Google we share our birthday with actor Michael Gambon and TV psychic John Edwards so we’re in interesting company.

We’re not great at remembering to celebrate, we tend to get swept straight into the next project but we’re making a point of it this year. Before we put our party hats on and get stuck into the birthday cake we wanted to take a moment to thank all of our clients, employees and collaborators over the years, we couldn’t have made it to this milestone without you.

Here’s to making our 9th year a belter. As Shirley Bassey once said “You don’t get older, you get better.”

Sophie and Justin


A whopper of an identity

We’ve been working on an exciting new project with our friends at Edinburgh Zoo. The Giant Lanterns of China is a spectacular installation of 450 giant lanterns (and we mean GIANT) at the Zoo. Although we have to keep the majority of the campaign under our hats at the moment, here’s the identity we created. More to come!

Click here to book your tickets

Edit: The TV ad is now live, click here to watch.


Making clients happy

We work really hard to make our clients happy and were delighted to receive a glowing recommendation from our friends at 2 More Heads this week. Mission accomplished.

I worked with Flock on branding for my new company (an online concept store) and I can highly recommend working with them. We were really fussy and particular clients and Sophie listened to what we said and interpreted it really well and produced some exciting ideas. She was more than happy to work with us and we all came up with a really strong logo. I was really impressed with the service, the timings and the friendly and professional approach that Sophie and her team took. I wouldn’t use anyone else for branding and design and I look forward to working with Flock again in the future.

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Introducing Macaringues

We were delighted to work with our friends at Lees by creating packaging for their new product, Macaringues. A meringue-macaron hybrid, it’s an exciting addition to the already extensive Lees range.

We collaborated with the Edinburgh based illustrator Liv Wan to bring the product to life.

Available at your local Tesco now!


Lees, Lees, more if you please.

Here’s a sneak peak at our latest piece of packaging design for Lees of Scotland. We worked with Edinburgh based illustrator Liv Wan, incorporating her sweet (groan) product illustrations into our playful design.

The new packs are winging their way to a supermarket near you. Stock up. It’s impossible to have just one Mini Snowball, don’t say we didn’t warn you…


Join us!

Are you bright and ambitious? Looking for a job in the fast paced world of design and advertising? Well if you answered yes to the above, you might well be in luck, Flock are on the recruitment drive and we are looking to hire a new Account Executive. Click here to see the full job description.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to info@flockthinks.com

••• Thanks to everyone who applied, this position is no longer available •••


It’s more fun at the zoo

They say you should never work with children or animals. Well, we were relying on both (not to mention the Scottish weather!) in our latest TV shoot for RZSS Edinburgh Zoo’s summer campaign, in partnership with Tanami.

Thankfully, all three were on top form and we got up close with snakes, meerkats, tigers, and sun bears with a very excited family to really emphasise the experiential and fun qualities of a day out at the zoo.  (more…)


Eats dull days

The RZSS Highland Wildlife Park specialises in Scottish species and other cold weather adapted animals from around the world. It is only 7 miles from Aviemore and covers an impressive 200 acres, set in the majestic Cairngorms National Park in the heart of the Scottish Highlands.

It is a popular destination for Highland locals and tourists during peak times, however, our aim with this campaign was to increase footfall and create (more…)


Introducing Exile

“Lying deep in the vaults of some of Scotland’s finest distilleries, there are a number of hidden whisky gems, maturing quietly. It’s now time to set free Scotland’s unsung whisky legends for those discerning whisky lovers.”

Introducing Exile. A range of highly limited edition, exclusive Single Malt Scotch whiskies, specially selected from lost and forgotten casks across Scotland. (more…)