Retail chain What Everyone Wants is to roll out the shop format created by Revolution to further stores. The format, which brands the chain as The Store, with the What Everyone Wants brand as a subtitle, will be applied to a further 15 stores before Christmas. The rebranding will coincide with a plan to rejuvenate the chain’s property portfolio, concentrating on out-of-town retail park sites which allow trading on one floor. Six stores have so far been rebranded.
Having won an award for services to design education, we chat to the designer about why craft isn’t as important as we might think, and why recycling is a con.
Design Partners has unveiled a wearable heart monitor vest, which aims to provide a more comfortable experience and deliver more accurate data.
The opening of the exhibition coincides with the upcoming COP26 climate conference, and interrogates how design can tackle the critical problem of waste.
We speak to baton designer Laura Nyahuye about the work behind the project and how her Zimbabwean heritage influenced the design.