The soon-to-launch, low-fare, business-class air carrier Silverjet, which is due to start flying in January next year, has launched its on-line bookings site (www.flysilverjet.com) designed by Prospect Design. The carrier is also is set to unveil a livery by Strategic Fusion. The initial strategic positioning and branding was by Promise and M&C Saatchi (DW 20 April).
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.