Running the bath, boiling an egg and a host of other domestic tasks are aided in Japan by the use of timers. Japanese housewares manufacturer LEC has introduced a new range into this crowded market, designed by TKO. The consultancy was briefed to improve the image and quality of the product and appeal to a younger audience. The new coloured range is intended to be easier to grip and has rubber buttons.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled