Case stories - a selection
Wackes provides branded items, staff apparel and customer activation campaigns to companies in many areas of business. From global engineering companies to leading food manufacturers. We take pride in understanding our customers’ business and challenges and we dedicate ourselves to strengthening their brands.
Global online store
Sandvik is an engineering group in mining and rock excavation, metal-cutting and materials technology. Sandvik has 37,000 people employed worldwide.
Wackes/Prominate stocks and manages a global online store for Sandvik. We design and produce a carefully selected portfolio of items that bring Sandvik’s vision and brand values to life.
Wackes/Prominate continues to cooperate with Sandvik and support brand awareness and appreciation.
For Orkla, Wackes created The Jordan Speed Game. Prizes included event vouchers and selected products.
We designed and implemented banners and social media posts and supported Orkla throughout the campaign.
Trend research shows that changing an ad to a creative activity is a proven brand building success.
Verisure provides professionally monitored security alarms and services to millions of customers in Europe and Latin America. They have 18,000 employees.
For Verisure, Wackes is proud to be their preferred manufacturer and supplier of official branded company apparel. The garments are designed to identify Verisure employees and convey a sense of security to the public. They are used in all seasons by service technicians and other Verisure personnel in several European countries.
Wackes and Verisure have been close partners in branding for several years.
Brand building gifts and apparel
KONE is a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry employing some 60,000 people across over 60 countries worldwide.
We design and produce give aways, gifts and apparel that are available at the KONE online store.
The products are popular among KONE employees and their partners globally.
Telia is a company at the forefront of digital communications in the Nordics and Baltic states. They have over 20,000 employees and millions of customers.
As a complement to excellent digital services and mobile products Wackes provides Telia with smart, sleek and useful items. Things that build brand awareness and appreciation.
Employees and customers at trade fairs and in stores can enjoy bright and colorful items all branded with the strong Telia brand.
Sako is one of the world’s most prestigious rifle and cartridge brand. Established in 1921, Sako has its headquarters in Finland.
Wackes designs and produces Sako and Tikka merchandise and manages their online stores.
Sako fans and customers can display their personal appreciation of the brand through apparel and other items in their daily lives.
New employee kit
Swedbank is a Nordic and international bank with over 15,000 employees.
As a welcome gesture to new employees at Swedbank, Wackes created a kit of customized Swedbank branded gifts in exclusive packaging.
An appreciated and successful employee branding exercise.
Stylish bottle and gift
DB Schenker is a leader in supply chain management and logistics solutions, handling everything from logistics to customized shipping solutions. The company has 76,000 employees worldwide.
In 2020, DB Schenker wanted a Corona gift for employees and partners. To remind them that they’re thinking of them. Wackes designed an exclusive stainless steel water bottle and packaged it in stylish cardboard tube.
The gift was delivered to individual employees’ homes.
Pro bono mission
UNICEF is a United Nations organization dedicated to providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide.
Wackes is proud to be chosen to build, stock and manage the Swedish UNICEF online store. It is one of our philanthropic missions and 20% of sales profit goes directly to UNICEF.
We at Wackes believe that UNICEF is a very important and worthy cause to support. And we are happy to do it.
L’Oréal wanted to offer customers satisfaction guarantees for its Garnier Nutrisse range of products. Wackes designed and set up an easy-to-use online solution with support, consumer reimbursement service and reporting function.
A comprehensive online solution that encourages consumers to try new products.
An online satisfaction campaign is an effective way to launch new products and it is a practical solution for retailers and the brand.
We cooperate with the Nestle Fitness brand on campaigns to increase consumer engagement.
Wackes created the concept and designed instore materials and an online solution for a consumer buy-and-get campaign.
The campaign with digital gifts was well-received by retailers and the target group.
Baltic climate care
In cooperation with Henkel, Wackes created and coordinated a 2-step campaign to bring attention to the Baltic Sea environment and its conservation.
The campaign incorporated a Buy-and-Get phase where customers bought products and got recycling bags instore or sent to their homes. The second step was an online Bottle Fishing game. For each game played, Henkel donated funds to the #oursea cause.
A successful campaign for a good purpose.
Collect and get
For Arla, we produce and run a successful collect and get campaign. The campaign is centered around Arla’s butter spread products.
We produce Arla branded towels, manage the campaign website and coordinate a complex logistic solution.
Licensed theme campaigns
Wackes creates licensed theme campaigns to promote QSR kids meals. We study trends and propose popular topics. Wackes takes care of licensing, design and manufacture in line with legislation regarding products for children.
We also create POS and digital marketing materials for these campaigns.
Gifts to readers
Sanoma commissioned Wackes to design and produce a range of unique gifts to subscribers to their various magazines.
Wackes cooperated with well-known designer brands to create gifts valued by different target groups.
Customers feel appreciated when they receive exclusive designer branded products.
Friskis&Svettis is a big and popular Swedish non-profit organization aiming at providing various forms of exercise to people of all ages.
So far, Wackes has created and produced 14 collections of specialized fitness gear for hundreds of Friskis&Svettis staff members. The apparel is minutely designed for comfortable movement and enjoyable exercise.
The fitness apparel is also available for members of the public to purchase.
Apparel for exercise
Atea is the market leader in IT infrastructure for businesses and public-sector organizations in Europe’s Nordic and Baltic regions. The company has over 7,000 employees.
Wackes provided Atea with a complete customized fitness apparel collection including jackets, shirts and accessories. The collection is designed to resemble the Swedish national track and field athletics team.
For Atea, employee health and well-being are top priority. The project is an ongoing success and Atea employees are proud to wear and use Atea branded fitness gear.
Arjo is a global supplier of medical devices, services, and solutions that improve quality of life for people with reduced mobility and age-related health challenges. Arjo operates in more than 60 countries and has more than 6,000 employees worldwide.
Wackes provides Arjo a range of functional workwear with focus on comfort, fit, quality and design.
With the right workwear Arjo Field Service Team can feel comfortable and fully concentrate on the job at hand.
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