Look out, the Scots are coming. Leith design group Northcross has, in a Braveheart-inspired move, acquired two York-based consultancies, Ideas and BCA. Mel Gibson (pictured) and his painted warriors may have ultimately failed to conquer England, but Northcross MD John Slater and his devils in skirts look set to try again.
The brand has been given a new look by Bulletproof, in a bid to make “luxury” chocolate more palatable for a contemporary audience.
Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell have worked on the new identity system, which has been designed to help the museum attract a broader new audience.
The company’s new identity has been designed by Studio Sutherl&, the consultancy behind Royal Mail’s Agatha Christie stamps from 2016.
Hancock, an MP for the Department for Culture, Digital, Media and Sport, has pledged to prioritise the protection of intellectual property and original ideas.