In today’s competitive market, creating a unique and memorable brand identity is crucial. Audio branding, also known as sonic branding or sound branding, leverages the power of sound to enhance brand recognition and emotional connection with consumers. At Audity GmbH, we understand the importance of audio branding and how it can transform the way consumers perceive and engage with brands. Here, we share some of the best practices in audio branding and highlight our own successful examples.


Best Practices in Audio Branding
1 Consistency:
Consistent use of audio elements across all touchpoints, including advertising, on-hold messages, apps, and websites, reinforces brand identity.

2 Memorability:
Melodies, jingles, or sounds should be easy to remember and recognize. Simplicity often helps in creating long-lasting impressions in the consumer’s mind.

3 Reflecting Brand Identity:
The sound should reflect the brand’s personality and values. For example, a luxury brand might use deep, elegant sounds, while a sports brand might use energetic and dynamic tones.

4 Emotional Connection:
Audio branding should aim to build an emotional connection with the target audience. Music and sounds have a strong emotional impact and can create deeper connections than visual elements alone.

5 Adaptability:
Audio elements should be flexible enough to be used in various contexts and formats without losing their impact.
Audity GmbH’s Success Stories

At Audity GmbH, we have worked with numerous clients to create impactful audio branding strategies. Here are some of our success stories:

Phoenix Group
The brand sound for The Phoenix Group was developed in collaboration with Moving Brands, who created their visual brand identity. The sonic translation incorporates three main elements to reflect the brand values:
• Foundation: A repetitive, pulsating, and warm sound that symbolizes the structure and support provided by the Phoenix.
• Sound Pads: Spherical and hovering, these sounds represent navigating complexity.
• Natural Sound Textures: These reflect the empathetic nature of the Phoenix Group.
The musical motif describes the flight of the phoenix, from takeoff to flying and landing. The signature sound, a „rising“ element designed from a giant wing flap, is featured throughout the brand tracks. This innovative approach earned the Phoenix Group Brand Sound the red dot design award 2023. The sound was implemented using the Audity „Music Mixer“ tool, allowing for varied musical moods to be generated for different video formats without needing professional music editing skills (Audity) (Audity) .

BayWa r.e.
For BayWa r.e., we utilized our „Music Mixer“ tool to create a versatile and consistent brand sound. This tool allows the brand to adapt its sound for various video formats, ensuring that even non-professionals can create cohesive audio branding. This approach not only enhances brand recognition but also simplifies the implementation of audio elements across different media .


Audio branding is a powerful tool that goes beyond simple jingles. It helps brands stand out from the competition, build deeper emotional connections with their customers, and maintain a consistent brand presence across various channels. Effective audio branding requires careful planning and a deep understanding of the brand identity and target audience. At Audity GmbH, we specialize in creating bespoke audio branding strategies that resonate with consumers and elevate brand identity.
For more information on how we can help your brand harness the power of audio branding, contact us at Audity GmbH.


Managing Director

Rainer Hirt

Phone: + 49 (0) 75 31 36 38 524