Boots the Chemists has handed a consortium of agencies and design groups its key marketing services accounts. Circus, Poke and Saturday joined Mother, Naked, Craik Jones, MediaCom and Cake to steal the work from an incumbent WPP consortium led by JWT. So far only Mother, Naked and MediaCom have their appointments confirmed from next April.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.