First Class to Cannes

March 4, 2015 |

Last year WAX was honoured to receive a silver Cannes Lion in design for our CSPD ‘Staple’ annual report. This year we are doubly honoured that our design director Monique Gamache is one of ten Canadians selected to participate on … Read More

We so Schmancy

February 11, 2015 |

This weekend our friends at Glenbow threw down their fourth annual fundraising event, Schmancy. The event took place in two parts—presentations by three exceptionally talented Canadians and an after-party on all four floors of the museum. This year when we … Read More

The One Show we won’t miss

January 22, 2015 |

Our esteemed creative director Trent Burton will join four other Canadians on the jury for the 2015 One Show awards in New York this spring. We considered sending him along with a chaperone. However, he will be co-judging design submissions … Read More

We’re big in Asia

January 14, 2015 |

The January issue of Outdoor Asia, a bi-monthly publication focused on the Out-of-Home industry, features an interview with WAX creative director Trent Burton on what makes outdoor advertising compelling. Read it below. Or just stare at the billboard-sized picture of … Read More

Model Citizen

November 25, 2014 |

Local chef extraordinaire and our good friend, Justin Leboe, might have earned his stripes in international kitchens, but now he is earning international attention for homegrown success at Model Milk. The latest issue of London-based Monocle Magazine recently published a … Read More


November 21, 2014 |

Every year, the team at WAX looks to give back to our community. This year, we did it in a souper way. Last night, our team enjoyed the company of four stockpots, about 100 lbs. of various vegetables, two talented … Read More

Thanks Applied Arts Magazine. We like you too.

November 14, 2014 |

We’ve always been pretty big fans of Applied Arts magazine. And now it seems like the feeling is mutual. This month, there’s a feature article letting the world know what we’ve been up to here at WAX. From our Black … Read More

We’re drunk. With praise.

October 15, 2014 |

To our friends at WURST, Oktoberfest means more than memories of too much schnitzel and ill-fitting lederhosen. It also means beer. Lots and lots of beer. So when they asked us to create a campaign inviting the locals to partake … Read More

Have you met SMITH?

September 23, 2014 |

Our reach moves east as we continue our run of creating beautiful Canadian restaurant personas. Meet SMITH-our newest venture in gastronomical identity, which opened recently with much anticipation in Winnipeg at the Inn at the Forks. A part of the Sparrow … Read More