Branding & Graphic Design Studio

We’re a design studio that builds brands and creates visual experiences.

TheDepartment is an independent graphic design and branding studio in San Francisco, CA. Our services include branding, logo design, website design, packaging, branded environments, illustration, and more. We specialize in creative solutions and marketing for restaurants, hospitality, and lifestyle brands.

TheDepartment is an independent graphic design and branding studio in San Francisco, California. Our name sounds large — but we’re actually small, agile, and proudly boutique. We specialize in creative solutions and design for restaurants, hospitality, startups and lifestyle brands.

 

 
 

 

Recent projects

We enjoy working with entrepreneurs and businesses — big and small.

 
Bird & Buffalo restaurant branding, logo design, and website design

Bird & Buffalo restaurant branding, logo design, and website design

Trade Craft branding, logo and website.

Trade Craft branding, logo and website.

Bun Mee restaurant menu board design and display ads

Bun Mee restaurant menu board design and display ads

 
 

 

Our creative services

TheDepartment offers comprehensive creative solutions and graphic design services.

 

Branding & Logo Design

We're passionate about branding and have established an approach and process that provides proven results.

Illustration & Animation

Unique and bespoke illustrations and graphics help your company and brand stand out in the market place.

Website Design

Your online presence is often the first impression that potential clients and customers will have with your company or brand. 

Print, Packaging & POP Display

Whether on a website or store shelf, your product packaging must stand out and connect instantly with your customers. 

Branded Environments

Physical environments offer tangible experiences that extend your branding and marketing in a memorable way.

Photography & Video

A well composed photograph and visual narrative speaks volumes about your brand.