Factory Design created the galley area of British Airways’ business-class Club World offer, relaunched following a £100m investment last week. The consultancy’s work on the restaurant, which has become self-service, was based on concepts by Winkreative. ‘One of the main challenges was to take a relatively small and impersonal vestibule space and create an area that business-class customers can feel comfortable in,’ says Factory Design partner Adam White.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.