BDP Design has produced a comprehensive guide to Job Centre design for The Employment Service, which is responsible for over 1000 centres throughout the UK. The publication is aimed at business managers, staff, designers and contractors. It details essential information regarding customer service, corporate identity, layout, health and safety and disability issues (DW 10 December 1999). It also addresses day-to-day topics such as creating storage space. Communications specialist Redhouse Lane was also involved in the project, editing and copywriting text, as well as scripting and producing a video created to accompany the guide.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.
Supple Studio has designed the copywriting company’s new branding, which incorporates quote marks in a mixture of classic and contemporary typefaces.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.