Gavin Thomson Design has created a seating product called Benchmarque, which has been pioneered using a new laser-cutting process that enables one-off designs to be cut into metal. GTD founder Gavin Thomson says he not only hopes to exploit the various opportunities in corporate branding afforded by the product, but also to roll it out with councils and local authorities. ‘We are in conversation with the Mayor’s Office in Venice right now – the concept is gathering interest from all areas,’ he says.
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