It’s all change at McDonald’s. First the fast food giant introduced red-leather booths and the low-fat Salads Plus range in its British restaurants. Now, it emerges that the Golden Arches is to roll out a home-delivery service across selected branches in India. It’s a good thing Morgan ‘Super Size Me’ Spurlock didn’t make his documentary there. If he hadn’t burned so many calories briskly approaching McDonald’s counters for the Big Macs he consumed during filming, he would have been doing a bit of rolling out, too.
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.