What are you expected to think when an unbranded box arrives through the post containing an empty milk bottle, a rag and a box of matches? Underground terrorists inciting violence with a bomb kit? No, something much more scary – a mail shot from a design consultancy. On trying to guess which group could be so provocative, we naturally came up with names like Bang Creative and Fuel. But Drawing Board in Manchester has owned up, claiming the mailer was part of its rebranding exercise as Race. All very inflammatory, particularly for the Metropolitan Police, who received a few calls from law-abiding recipients. They would have been even more worried if they had known the terrifying truth.
Pantone has made a name for itself as a colour trend-setter, telling the world it knows what shade will dominate everything from fashion and packaging, to art and furniture the
HeX earbuds can be used as regular earphones by those without hearing problems, and as an aid by those with hearing loss, in a bid to create a product for
Massive is a website and poster campaign that looks to encourage those aged 16-24 to go see new, British films at discounted rates across the UK.
Creative jobs website and networking platform The Dots has launched the “bias blocker”, a new browsing mode that stops employers being able to see candidates’ photos, names, education and employment