26 April 2001

New recruit for Design House

Design House is believed to have appointed Nettec joint creative director Tim Webb-Jenkins as creative director for corporate services. He will sit on the Design House board, replacing Marcus Haslam

Design Group bottles Traidcraft

Independent fair trade organisation Traidcraft is to launch a range of wines with packaging designs by The Design Group. Traidcraft is also considering relaunching its range of teas and coffees.

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WPP Group-owned Addison has appointed Peter Bonnici as creative strategy director. Bonnici, who this year sold his independent design consultancy Good Company, says his role is to ‘align strategy and

Museum looks for new head

The British Museum is about to embark on a search for a head of design to replace Margaret Hall, whose 36-year reign ended with her retirement in February. In the

Ironically Ironic

Steven Heller’s book Icons of Graphic Design looks at 100 great graphics projects, but Michael Johnson isn’t sure if he agrees with Heller’s conclusions.

Ann Summers in brand revamp

Adult brand Ann Summers has appointed interiors consultancy Silver & Co and graphics group MHG for a far-reaching redesign of its core brand, which will launch in October.

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First look at London Design Festival 2018

This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.