15 March 2007

Jonathan Crisp

News in Pictures

Jonathan Crisp is introducing a range of vegetable crisps, with packaging by Ziggurat Brands. The design follows earlier work for the brand by Ziggurat which adorned the packs with caricatures

London Olympics 2012

London 2012 Olympics

The Government has announced that £2.2bn of the £9.3bn cost of the London 2012 Olympics will be drawn from the National Lottery. According to reports, this will incur major cuts

D-series £50 note

Hit the right note

As the Bank of England releases the first banknote to be designed out-of-house, Clare Dowdy finds out how British currency has stayed true to its roots while incorporating sophisticated security

Tank

Unsung heroes

The Allies might have lost World War II if not for the unacknowldedged work of artists who helped to develop new forms of camouflage and military deception, but their contribution

iGuzzini lighting

Profile: John Small

If clients of Foster & Partners want interiors as distinctive as the structures it creates, they talk to John Small, head of the architect’s Product Design Group. As Clare Dowdy

Market Street

Fresh face in supermarket crowd

Morrisons’ confirmation last week of its imminent identity and brand positioning overhaul indicates it has set its sights on moving into the upper realm of food retailing, competing against rivals

Rachel's Organic

Quality control

Organic food packaging is now emphasising its premium credentials, while trying to reduce excess material. But the big brands face competition from non-organic sectors that duplicate its style to cash

The Forest

Russian fables

Intentionally crude, deliberately archaic, printed on poor paper, with hand-drawn type and bound in sack cloth, Futurism seems a strange epithet to attach to the manifestos and publications of the

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