As well as seeking to fend off legitimate competitors, Cussons International was also aiming to make life more difficult for unscrupulous counterfeiters with redesigned packaging for its Tugaris laundry soap brand. Coleman Design has introduced a number of secret anti-counterfeiting features to the range, sold in the Chinese market, to make it more difficult for forgers to copy. The packs feature a dragon motif to celebrate the year of the dragon, which represents charismatic and colourful personalities.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.