The Best Product Branding Companies in The Rose City

Looking for a top product branding service in Portland?

Successful product branding requires specific and tailored messaging about a product or service your company offers. Successful product brands like Charmin or Gillete even have separate websites, logos, slogans, and advertising strategies to differentiate them.

If your business is product-first, consider working with a product branding company to help you define the brand messaging and marketing needed to differentiate each of your products from each other and competitors. Remember that product branding and corporate branding are different – most notably corporate branding entails a general, broad message for the entire business. Look for branding agencies that have past experience branding products.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top product branding companies in Portland. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Portland Product Branding Companies

  • 1

    Manifesto Agency

    Manifesto Agency is a branding company that also provides marketing strategy and advertising services. With offices in Portland, Ore., and Milwaukee, they work primarily with enterprise and midmarket businesses in the consumer products, healthcare, and IT industries. Founded in 2011, they have just over 10 employees.

    Notable Project

    Manifesto Agency developed an employee-led brand reinvigoration campaign for a semiconductor manufacturer. The team created marketing assets that sharpened the brand strategy and helped realign employees. All of their work was well-received. A massive project, the team worked efficiently to unify teams across the globe.  

    “They have high integrity, are really creative, and love what they do, which shows in all the work they present.” – Global Brand Strategist, Semiconductor Manufacturer

    Former clients
    Intel
    Amazon
    Arby's
    Starbucks
    UW-Madison
    Paylocity
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.8
    4.8
    15 Clutch reviews
  • Tell us about your project

    NEED HELP SELECTING A COMPANY?

    Based on your budget, timeline, and specifications we can help you build a shortlist of companies that perfectly matches your project needs. Schedule a free consultation with a Manifest Analyst.

  • 2

    FINE

    FINE is a digital brand agency with offices in San Francisco and Portland, Ore. FINE's specialty is branding, but the team of nearly 70 also is skilled in web design, web development, and SEO. Founded in 1994, they have nearly 25 years of experience working with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to startups. 

    Notable Project

    FINE developed a new branding strategy for a catering company that included a new website with a live stream and a new logo. The client was impressed with the increase in web traffic after working with FINE. 

    "We’ve seen steady growth since we started SEO development, and monthly traffic was up roughly 250% after last year’s relaunch. Client feedback is tremendous, and our site sets the bar for our competitors." – Founder, Global Gourmet Catering 

    Former clients
    Cisco
    Kimpton Hotels
    Apple
    Anchor Brewing
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Oregonian Top Workplace (2014–2017)

  • 3

    Watson Creative

    Watson Creative is a research-based creative studio located in Portland and founded in 2008. They comprise 27 employees specializing in digital strategy and design and brand storytelling for various companies, from startups to venture capitalists, in a number of industries, including IT, lifestyle, finance, the arts, legal, dental, and consumer products. Services include brand strategy and DNA, website design, UX/UI, graphic design, content marketing, photography, video, and e-commerce.

    Notable Project

    Watson Creative provided video production services along with graphic design to enhance corporate and product brand identity for a telecommunications company. The content was distributed at trade shows along with other channels. The brand material created by Watson Creative enhanced awareness among important partners, increasing the client’s market share and engagement with marketing emails.

    “They were efficient with a whatever it takes attitude. Their spirit to do it right and their passion for branding stood out. We experienced higher visibility to key partners and increased email marketing open rates and market share.” – VP Marketing, Telecommunications Company

    Former clients
    KingPins
    Chown Hardware
    New York Yankees
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Murmur Creative

    Murmur Creative has specialized in web design and development, branding, and logo design for over 10 years. Based in Portland, Ore., the agency's team of 15 employees works with a variety of clients in different industries.

    Notable Project

    Murmur Creative worked with an adventure travel company on their branding. The agency built a website that focused on visual content, redesigned the company's logo, and provided tips for redefining their image. Users note that the new website has given the company a stronger credibility. 

    "I now measure other companies against my experience with Murmur."- Owner, Adventure Travel Company

    Former clients
    Cascade Brewing
    Urban Works
    Ticketmaster
    Droid Life
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    American Marketing Association: MAX Awards (2015, 2018)

  • 5

    Daylight Studio

    Daylight Studio is a full-service interactive and design agency based in Portland, Ore. Daylight Studio was founded in 2002, and its team of nearly 30 specializes in web development, SEO, UX/UI design, email marketing, and digital strategy.

    Notable Project

    A municipal tourism agency wanted to overhaul its website to attract more travelers. Daylight Studio built the frontend and backend for a new WordPress site and integrated data syncing functionality from the state tourism site.

     

    Former clients
    Argyle Winery
    Coeur d'Alene Resort
    Springbrook
    Cycle30
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Feral Studio

    Feral Studio is a web design and development agency in San Francisco. Founded in 2015, they have 2 employees that serve small-business and midmarket clients in the gaming, business, and financial industries. Services include branding, web design, and custom software development.

    Notable Project

    Feral Studio developed a website for an audio studio. Their team built new features and functionalities while handling UX and mobile responsive designs. The new platform has acquired clients for the partner.

    “We were most impressed with their dedication and hard work.” – Producer, Audio Studio

    Former clients
    Adidas
    JDS Labs
    Connected Insight
    USAHello
    Vokyl Audio
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place PORTLAND, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Fountain City, Inc.

    Fountain City, Inc. is a Raleigh, N.C.-based full-service digital agency that was founded in 1998. Its team of 16 employees offers web design and development, e-commerce development, SEO, and marketing strategy services for mainly small-business clients.

    Notable Project

    A video production company hired Fountain City, Inc. to develop and launch a new WordPress website. The client has now worked with Fountain City, Inc. for more than 10 years and has seen its Google rankings increase as a result of Fountain City's work.

    "They’re always trying to find out what I want to do and work from there, as opposed to telling me what I need to do or not to. Fountain City doesn't try to take over." - President, Video Production Company

    Former clients
    Nike
    Heineken
    T-Mobile
    Intuit
    Sony
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.4
    4.4
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Speak!

    Speak! is a brand innovation agency with about 18 employees between its headquartered in Hillsboro, Oreg. headquarters and Minneapolis, Minn. office. They mostly work with midmarket businesses in the energy and IT sectors. Services include branding, web design, and content marketing services. 

    Notable Project

    Speak! was hired by a microbrewery to rework and expand its branding and distribution campaigns. The partnership mostly entailed competition research, audience targeting, and logo and print design.

    "They're very methodical in scoping out their work."  – VP of Board, Microbrewery

    Former clients
    Dell
    ProKarma
    Tektronix
    Prysm
    Open Sesame
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Hillsboro, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    9 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Silver Edison Award Innovative Services – Business Optimization (2014) , Bronze Best Publication for a Mobile Device by Content Marketing Institute (2012)

  • 9

    Cardwell Creative

    Cardwell Creative is a digital marketing studio founded in 2002 and based in Salem Ore. Their team of 4 employees specialize in branding, web design, and digital strategy for small businesses in the retail, automotive, and consumer products industries. 

    Notable Project

    Cardwell Creative updated an old site for an engineering firm. They created a new Wordpress site with a design aesthetic that worked for the clients and presented well on mobile platforms, which the old site had not been able to do. The client reported that there has been a significant rise both in the number of visitors to the site and to the amount of time that each visitor spends there.

    “These results have been excellent, and we're pleased with the way everything turned out. Cardwell Creative is a team of excellent collaborators” – Webmaster, Engineering Firm
     

    Former clients
    Visit Tillamook Coast
    Oregon Fruit Products
    O’Brien Dental Lab
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Salem, OR
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Vadimages

    Vadimages is a full-service digital agency based in Portland, Ore. The firm was found in 2007 and currently has less than 10 employees. Over the years, they have worked with over 50 clients. They specialize in web development and design, e-commerce development, UX/UI design, and branding.

    Notable Project

    Vadimages was hired by a fashion company for a website redesign. The company needed a website that allowed customers to transfer funds from the site to their bank accounts. The client received great feedback from their customers due to the ease and look of the site. After the team completed the product, the client continued working with Vadimages on other projects. 

    "[Vadimages is] very organized, has good ideas, and great follow through." – Owner, Fashion Company

    Former clients
    Nike
    Colgate
    GE
    Six Flags
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, WA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Medicine Show

    Medicine Show is an advertising company founded in 2016 and located in Portland, Ore. The team of fewer than 10 employees offers advertising, branding, marketing strategy, digital strategy, and content marketing services. Their clientele comprises small businesses in the manufacturing, consumer products and services, media, and energy and natural resources industries.

    Notable Project

    Medicine Show edited and wrote copy for a renewable energy firm’s website. Additionally, the team created content for marketing materials and offered digital marketing advice. They were communicative, and their strategy was creative. 

    “Outcomes include a much more robust and cohesive site.” – CEO, Renewable Energy Firm

    Former clients
    Oregonian Media Group
    ADX
    Ren Energy
    Grovemade
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Herefor Studio

    Herefor Studio is a design studio based in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 2018, their team of fewer than 10 experts provides clients with their branding, packaging design, and logo needs, with a branding focus on product branding, corporate identity, and brand messaging.

    Notable Project

    Herefor Studio designed assets for a branding agency. The agency needed help with package design as part of creating a brand identity. The clients of the branding agency were very satisfied with the work.

    “Great - very helpful, very accommodating, flexible and nice to work with. It's why we keep coming back with more work!” - Director of Operations & Client Services, Branding Agency

    Former clients
    Core & Rind
    BONDAI
    Kombucha Culture
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    Hybrid Moon

    Based in Portland, Ore., Hybrid Moon Video is a video production company founded in 1994. Their team of fewer than 10 employees serves enterprise and midmarket businesses across a range of industries. Additional services include advertising, branding, digital strategy, and content marketing.

    Notable Project

    Hybrid Moon Video produced a series of testimonial videos for a fintech company. The team coordinated shoots with remote teams in four different cities. The final deliverables produced were of excellent quality.

    “The senior leaders of the company were extremely impressed with what Hybrid Moon was able to produce under such challenging conditions.” — Senior Writer & Producer, FinTech Company

    Former clients
    Fiserv.
    Tango Vallarta
    NetOne
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    AG Design Co.

    AG Design Co. is a freelance design agency based in Portland, Ore., and founded in 2019. They provide branding, logo, and web design services to small and mid-market firms in the industries of arts, consumer products, and hospitality.

    Notable Project

    AG Design Co. designed a poster for a film production company. The poster was for a short film and needed to convey its story without exposing any spoilers. The company is satisfied with how the poster turned out.

    “Always on time with deadlines, always in communication.” - Founder, Film Production Company

    Former clients
    Atlas Gear
    AGDCO
    KUDO
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Portland, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
Tell us about your project
NEED HELP SELECTING A COMPANY?

Based on your budget, timeline, and specifications we can help you build a shortlist of companies that perfectly matches your project needs. Schedule a free consultation with a Manifest Analyst.

TELL US ABOUT YOUR PROJECT