Next spring’s UK launch of Danish furniture group and Ikea rival Ilva received a boost this week, when the chain signed a 20-year lease to take over Marks & Spencer’s Lifestore in Gateshead. Ilva is working with London strategy agency Experience Communications and London creative group Isobel, on its marketing commiunications, but it has no UK retail designer on-board.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Sebastian Conran, founder of his self-named studio, looks at what will happen in product design over the next 12 months.
The rebrand by Blast Design is centred around a logo with ligature-inspired lettering and a graphic device made of joined-up lines, to express the idea of “bringing people together”.
Centaur’s marketing and communications division has been repositioned as XEIM, a name derived from “eXcellence in marketing”, which XEIM helps its customers achieve.
Tech company Envisics has used augmented reality and holograms to create a new way of showing drivers which way to go, with directions displayed on the roads in front of