A range of kitchen utensils based around a handle designed and patented by Raffo Synergy launches later this month. The handle is made from santoprene moulded round a solid plastic core with chrome-plated die-cast zinc end caps. The range is the first product line that the group will market and fund and will be sold in the UK through a royalty deal with kitchenware specialists Thomas Plant.
Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell have worked on the new identity system, which has been designed to help the museum attract a broader new audience.
The company’s new identity has been designed by Studio Sutherl&, the consultancy behind Royal Mail’s Agatha Christie stamps from 2016.
Hancock, an MP for the Department for Culture, Digital, Media and Sport, has pledged to prioritise the protection of intellectual property and original ideas.
Individual designers are able to submit their furniture designs directly to TalentLab, and products will be sold on the Made.com site depending on how many customers pledge their interest in