If all things Swedish excite you, look out for the new edition of biannual magazine Blond. With art direction by Simon Svard, thrill to fashion designer Angelica Grimborg and Jenny Nordquist’s photo-essay on the ‘Swedish musical phenomenon of dansband’. Freddie Ljungberg on Ingmar Bergman is strangely absent though.
WPP has merged together five of its design consultancies under the name Superunion, ditching individual brands in a bid to “create more opportunities” for clients and employees.
The £1.4 million New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize has announced its second round of winners, which includes five, recyclable or biodegradable packaging materials.
Specimen designs have been unveiled for a major infrastructural viaduct project on the Government’s high speed rail network.
Sweden-based studio Snask has created the identity for Axfood’s #Mat2030 campaign, which features a series of fresh food items arranged into different words.