Ajisen Ramen: Revived

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  • Ajisen Ramen: Revived is my senior design thesis project for my BFA in Electronic Design & Multimedia at The City College of New York. The project proposes a corporate rebranding, with a focus on brand consistency and accessibility of online information, for Ajisen Ramen, a Japanese restaurant chain specializing in ramen with over 600 restaurants worldwide. Having only a consistent corporate icon, the image of a young Japanese girl, Chi-chan, the company lacks unified branding across its multiple establishments throughout the United States. In conjunction to this issue, the company also suffers from a weak web presence. Multiple websites exist, each with multiple issues including: poor design, missing information, inefficient usability, and mobile device inaccessibility. Through the exploration and use of HTML, CSS, jQuery, and PHP, I intend to create a unified website to encompass and display information for all of Ajisen Ramen’s restaurants based in the United States. In addition to this, I will also redesign their logo and produce it on various brand elements.
  • Watch the logo creation video: Ajisen Logo v. 4
  • Watch the logo creation video: Ajisen Logo v. 1
  • Watch the logo creation video: Ajisen Logo v. 2
  • Watch the logo creation video: Ajisen Logo v. 3
  • The aim of the Ajisen Ramen website redesign focused on user experience design: a website needed to be design that allows users to interact with it easily and efficiently. The first step of the project was to establish a single domain name for the company: ajisenramen.net. Next, company and restaurant information was complied, compressed, and displayed efficiently throughout the new website. In addition to information, different functional features were included, such as online reservation and contact forms. Lastly, responsive design was implemented so that the website would now be accessible by mobile devices, a feature that previously did not exist for Ajisen Ramen's web presence.
  • View the live website: www.ajisen.vlat.co
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  • Adriana Moreno
    Ady Chng
    Andriy Blagay
    Carlos Taveras
    Christian Flores
    Clarinda Mac Low
    David Jacobi
    Eric Cheung
    Greg Lewkowicz
    Hulika Aydin
    Jace Mercado
    Jennifer Ip
    John W. Couchman
    Jonathan Ortiz
    Kimmy Lum
    Leonel Peralta
    Marcela Erazo
    Max Lucci
    Michele L. Mitchell
    Rafael Mota
    Roberto Guzman
    Samara Amat
    Tae S. Yang
    Tiffany :)
    Vane Mojsoski
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    David Jacobi
    Francine Kath
    Liz Fonseca
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    Michael Conrader
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    Greg Lewkowicz
    Tiffany :)
    Vane Mojsoski
    Yoni Weiss
    The EDM Club
    Senior Thesis Class
    And anyone else who I forgot to mention. :)
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