Store came out of combining the corporation Walmart and Carl Sagan’s Cosmos. The idea was a 1984-esque world where there was only one place to shop. Since there is no need to distinguish this monopoly, it was simply named Store.
The logotype is hand drawn, keeping in mind the futuristic theme. The annual report for 2158 mimics it’s grid like appearance. The minimal color palette came from the asterisk in the Walmart logo.