WPP owned Landor acquires majority stake in motion design studio ManvsMachine

Landor, the WPP owned brand consulting and design firm, has taken a majority stake in motion design studio ManvsMachine, in order to strengthen its screen-based and multi-channel branding offer.

The London based business has worked on a range of clients including Nike, Microsoft, Honda and Audi as well as producing a number of identity campaigns for broadcasters such as Channel 4, Discovery, NBC Universal and ITV2.

Land or is a division of WPP’s branding & identity, healthcare and specialist communications group which straddles direct and digital spheres and collectively generates revenues of $6bn.

ManvsMachine reported unaudited revenues of £3.4m for the year ended 31 May 2015, with gross assets of £1.9m.

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