Heineken Gets Shirty At New Google Logo’s Distinct Similarities

Heineken Gets Shirty At New Google Logo’s Distinct Similarities
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Yesterday Google revealed its latest hairdo to the world, The new logo and branding has caused a ruckus online with people calling out the tech giant for copying Heineken’s Logo.

As reported in B&T, the new look and feel was the brand’s attempt to make interacting with Google on its various platforms a seamless experience. However Twitter users pointed out Google’s new crooked “e” rips off Heineken’s logo.

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Google’s new logo

Heineken’s logo

Google Netherland’s Twitter account admitted the similarities, tweeting out “Inspired by the most @heineken_NL”:

Heineken replied:

In other Google news, Sydney-based creative agency AnalogFolk have ‘Googlefied’ 10 famous logos in honour of Google’s rebrand:

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Logos created by Michael Kleinman (https://twitter.com/metamike) and Josef Wimberger (https://twitter.com/josefwimberger) 

 

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