Sanyo is launching a new range of microwave ovens designed by Andy Davey at London consultancy TKO. The range of six models incorporates `a distinctive new product personality’, says Davey. It features a key-pad control versions sporting a membrane panel giving both physical and audible response, `especially welcome for partially sighted users’, says Davey. All the doors have child-proof locks. The exterior aims to break the mould of flat white boxes through a series of arcs and curves, including an arc across the door and a wave along the base, echoed in the display window.
Milan’s annual celebration of design focuses on innovation in the home, while also looking at global events and tackling sustainability.
The British condom manufacturer’s new brand positioning supposedly takes a stand against “sexual taboos, stigmas and outdated, non-inclusive attitudes”.
Scottish design studio Tom Pigeon has created six screen prints to honour Team GB’s involvement at the summer games, with a nod to the Japanese capital.
The MP for Hertsmere replaces Nicky Morgan, who has stepped down after seven months in the role.