Use this section only if you have been specifically tasked with creating materials for outside of U.S. and Canada. For guidance within the U.S. and Canada please return to the general Brand Hub content.
You need guidance on creating materials for communication activities outside the U.S. and Canada? Then this is the right place to go to. Here you can find information on the topics that are already available on this Brand Hub but are handled differently outside the U.S. and Canada. This also applies to the respective assets, which are provided alongside the brand information. If you use the information and assets in this section, you must make sure to comply with all relevant rules, in particular with the restrictions when creating deliverables as these are considered confidential information. Before you jump into the topics, take a second and make sure to read the following information first.
We hold the rights to the name and the trademark “Merck” internationally except for the U.S. and Canada. If we need to refer to our parent company this has to be in the form of “Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany”. If we refer to our U.S. and Canada businesses, we use our three business names: EMD Serono, MilliporeSigma, and EMD Electronics. In the U.S. and Canada, these businesses have their own logos and we do not use “Merck” standing alone or the logo.
It is important to clearly and properly present and convey our name and brand in the marketplace, at trade fairs and conventions, in advertising, or when working with customers.
To help you with this we have developed a graphic that will guide you through your decision and help you to choose the right language and the right logo.
We do not use “Merck” as a stand-alone name or logo in the U.S. or Canada.
Please bear in mind that products marked with “Merck” may only be used outside of the U.S. and Canada. This also includes displaying promotional items in puplic.
For further information you can reach out to us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy exploring the following topics in detail.
This is our logo outside of the U.S. and Canada. When creating materials for outside the U.S. and Canada it should always be displayed as prominently as possible.Learn more
We will guide you through the jungle of social media, its specifications and show you how to create assets to use for channels outside of the U.S. and Canada.Learn more
We help you find the right balance between inspiration and information when creating print applications for outside of the U.S. and Canada.Learn more
Browse through our collection of FAQs or check our contact list – you might find the information you are looking for there.Learn more
To help you to find what you need faster, we have collected all our tools and assets in one place.Learn more
We want you to become our brand ambassadors. Gain a deeper understanding of our brand and be able to apply it in your everyday role.Learn more