A takeover bid by French advertising group Publicis of UK advertising group Saatchi & Saatchi was being completed as Design Week went to press. Saatchi & Saatchi has a 70 per cent stake in The Facilities Group, which includes Saatchi & Saatchi Design, Sector Light Design and Red Kite New Media.
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.
The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.