Wren & Rowe is designing 52 packaging ranges for Portuguese supermarket Pingo Doce, for a six-figure fee that will see the roll out of 250 repackaged products, starting this month.
Sheridan & Co has designed a cupcake bar for London bakery Lola’s, which opens in Selfridges this week. The 27m2 concession features a display of cakes, a seating area and a banquette in the London store’s food hall. The design features displays with a white backdrop showing Lola’s new logo.
Publisher John Brown has created a limited-edition commemorative book to celebrate the 200th anniversary of furniture store Heal’s. The book will be available from Heal’s stores from this month, priced at £25.
Together has designed the art book Earth, which showcases entrants to this year’s Prix Pictet. Published by teNeues, the cloth-bound volume features work from the 12 photographers who have been shortlisted for the 2009 prize, to be presented later this month. It launches on 6 October at the Purdy Hicks Gallery alongside a preview exhibition.The […]
Clara Gaggero and Adrian Westaway, from the Helen Hamlyn Centre at the Royal College of Art, have completed a project with Samsung to explore ways of making mobile phones easier to use.
Interbrand has renamed North Devon College as Petroc. What is your favourite renaming project, and why?
Beryl is a feisty working class mother, all bubbly exuberance and outrageous outspokenness. Equally exuberant is the drawing in which she is rendered by her creator, award-winning British animator Joanna Quinn, where the pen strokes are laid on with brisk fluidity. A new exhibition at the National Media Museum in Bradford charts Quinn’s work, which […]
You can create a brand identity and see it all the way through the process of marketing, but you may need to develop a split personality, says Marksteen Adamson
Our insatiable demand for information has led brands to invest heavily in technology to manage our Web searches, but the consumer can just as easily find what they want through word-of-mouth – designers should take note, says Desiree Collier