Despite the adage never work with children or animals, designers have discarded this rule and used our feathered and furry friends as brand icons for years. The Nature of Selling, a Silk Pearce-sponsored exhibition at Colchester’s Natural History Museum, explores this phenomenon. Lost for beastie-themed identities? Try the HMV dog, the Frosties tiger, the Penguin penguin and the Lacoste crocodile. And then there’s the follow up show: How Does your Brand Grow? – The role of fruit and vegetables in design: Apple, Tomato, Tangerine…
With multiple Covid vaccinations on the horizon, designers discuss what an effective communications strategy might look like.
A new design from start-up company ButterflyCup needs no separate lid and simply biodegrades naturally if disposed of improperly.
With the festive season heading our way, Design Week looks at some of the UK and Ireland’s flagship store window displays.
The German marque has unveiled a new flat logo and Monotype-designed typeface as part of an “inclusive” brand update.