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Studio Output has…

Studio Output has created the look for this year’s Leicester De Montfort University’s art and design degree show. The work comprises a series of invitations, a show guide, event branding, and interior and exterior signage. The show starts on Friday.

Max Fraser book gets LDF showcase

The publication of design writer Max Fraser’s London Design Guide will be accompanied by an exhibition at this year’s London Design Festival. The LDG, which will be published in September, will be the first in an annual series of books which will highlight the best design in the capital, and include key design shops, galleries […]

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Coventry University Enterprises…

Coventry University Enterprises and the Weee Suitcase Company have designed, developed and patented a robust and customer-approved carrier for waste electronic and electrical goods. The Weee case can safely store and carry all types of waste electronic and electrical equipment (hence the name) from fridges and washing machines to batteries and light bulbs.

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Consultancy Drinkall Dean…

Consultancy Drinkall Dean has created the first in a series of graphic designs, which will be applied first to T-shirts, before expanding into other everyday items. The T-shirt designs will be available at the end of this month.

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Funnel Creative brands Real Prospects

Funnel Creative has created the identity for Real Prospects, a survey of graduate employers which explores what 22 000 UK graduates think of their employers’ recruitment, training and career development offer. The Manchester-based consultancy won the business in December 2008 on the strength of previous work for Graduate Prospects, which is launching the initiative. Briefed […]

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Artscience has created…

Artscience has created an identity for Raspberry Pi, an initiative backed by Cambridge University and computer industry experts to engage children with computer science. Briefed to create an identity that would appeal to 11- to 18-year-olds in a way that was not ‘kiddy’ or ‘techy’, Artscience designed a logotype that will be rolled out at […]

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The latest reshuffle bodes well for the design industry

If any party gained from the week’s Government debacle it is surely the design community. The coming together of elements of the former Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform and the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills to form the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills creates a more coherent touchpoint for the Design […]

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Buddy pockets gender-specific tissue pack brief from Kleenex

Kleenex is poised to launch a new range of pocket tissues aimed at women, with packaging by Buddy Creative. Kleenex brand owner Kimberly-Clark appointed Buddy to create the three new packet designs without a pitch, on the strength of the consultancy’s previous work for the brand since December 2007, when it was appointed to redesign […]

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News in Pictures

German artist and designer Mike Meiré’s Global Street Food exhibition will be on show at the Buckminster Fuller Dome on the Vitra Campus, Weil am Rhein, Germany, from 11 June to 12 July.

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News in Pictures

A group of Royal College of Art students in the department of innovation design engineering is working with the Institute of Contemporary Arts to produce 8hertz jewellery, which transforms people’s words into a silver pendent using a custom algorithm.

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FC United of Manchester to launch stadium tender

Football Club United of Manchester is planning to launch an open tender to find designers or architects to create its first stadium and club facilities later this year. The club, formed in 2005 by Manchester United FC supporters following that team’s controversial takeover by Malcolm Glazer, has identified a potential site and reports that it […]

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