15 January 1998

First rosters for Co-Op planned

Co-Operative Retail Services has launched a full review of its design requirements prior to making its first design rosters. CRS design manager Christine Evans, who joined late last year from

UK chapter for US book giant

A US music and book retailer is to open three superstores in the UK, designed by London consultancy Allen Gale Partnership. The chain Borders bought Books Etc last October and

Cobalt buys Jenkins Group from receiver

The Jenkins Group has been bought out of receivership for an undisclosed sum by Cobalt, the brand communications consultancy it merged with last autumn (DW 17 October 1997). The Jenkins

UK to benefit from US surplus

UK designers are well placed to benefit from increased spending on naming and corporate identity in the US, according to the president of a leading New York consultancy. The mushrooming

Finishing lines

Nicky Churchill discovers a resurgence of popularity in laminates and looks into the latest developments

Architecture

Architects and Exhibition Design attempts to cover British exhibition design from the Thirties as well as looking at contemporary work and forward to the millennium. From 22 January-7 March. Venue:

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