Packaging for Douwe Egberts’ range of roast and ground coffees has been redesigned by Berkshire consultancy The Connection. Creative director Alex Shoolheifer says: ‘Research revealed [that] consumers find the real coffee sector very confusing. We have created a more understandable pack, changing the coffee descriptors and adding a strength guide and easy-to-follow instructions.’ Repackaged varieties will go on-shelf in September and October.
The immersive installation by McDermott & McGough is also a functional secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask