Designers at the awards breakfast of the Retail Environment Conference at the Business Design Centre last week had trouble holding back their laughter at the choice of music. Admittedly not many songs mention design. But even the biggest fan could tire of hearing Design for Life by The Manic Street Preachers every time an award was made.
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